Get into the festive spirit with jewel tone looks
It is time to think about those all important party outfits that will need to dominate your wardrobe for the upcoming festive period.
We have searched the high street to gather our favourite jewel tone looks that will ensure you shine bright this Christmas.
Be perfect in pink this winter, with perfectly frosty rose tones.
Faux fur coats have been the hit of the high street and this bold pink shade is a great party piece.
Team with tonal shades of pink and purple with lurex threads to ensure maximum shine.
Layering different textures is such a fun way of creating interest and depth within an outfit and picking one colour and then working on different shades helps to pull an outfit together.
These paperboy waist trousers are great for enhancing an hour glass shape too.
Model above wears: Top, £39, Oasis; Trousers, £42, Topshop; Coat, £75, V by Very; Shoes, £30, Next; Ring, £33.50, Konplott; Earrings, £12, River Island
Tree, £60, House of Fraser; Wrapping paper, £2.50 each, Primark; Wrapping paper, £10, Tesco; Baubles, From £2 per pack, Primark; Tinsel, £1 each, Primark; Chair, £119, Studio; Rug, £18, Lee Publicity
Open gifts in jewel tones this season
Sparkle and shine is a must in December so embrace some Christmas cheer in this festive friendly sequin top and shimmer skirt.
Embellished pieces are always popular for this period so they can easily be kept year to year and reworked for Christmas parties.
Glisten on the dance floor in this on trend, fluted sleeve top that can be team easily with jeans, palazzo trousers or a block coloured skirt.
Model above wears: Top, £55, V by Very; Skirt, £127, Tramp in Disguise; Shoes, £35, M&S Collection
Tree, £70, Tesco; Wrapping paper, £2.50, Primark; Candles, From £3, Primark; Baubles (Pack of 50), £10, Tesco; Baubles, From £4, Debenhams
Host in sparkles this Christmas
Hosting this Christmas? Then you’ll need something festive that is comfortable too.
Try a jersey, lurex dress with cleverly placed ruche detailing, that skims and slims across your midriff while still ensuring you look like the perfect hostess.
This black with emerald thread dress can be teamed with a colour pop heel to add a little more holiday cheer.
Model above wears: Dress, £50, Next; Shoes, £35 M&S Collection; Ring, £42, Konplott
Shine like a star
Shimmy in sixties swing this Christmas, with this super cute thigh skimming, drop waist dress.
In a jewel toned navy with palm leaf inspired metallic embroidery this sweet dress is easy to layer for less formal occasions too.
Try adding a corresponding coloured knit underneath or throw on a leather jacket over the top for a dress down alternative.
Pick up the metallic accents with bold and bright accessories, this festive piece is perfect for opening all those Christmas gifts too.
Model above wears: Dress, £65, Closet; Shoes, £22.99, New Look; Bag, £26, River Island; Earrings, £12, River Island
Go for gold this season
Get glam this season in this incredibly gorgeous, gold velvet suit.
A great alternative to a classic black tux, this festive hued two piece is perfect for the party season and of course can be worn as separates too, making it even more versatile.
Team this androgynous blazer with jeans or pair these slim leg, vented trousers with a cosy knit to maximise their wearability.
This tailored suit is a perfect choice for those favouring a sportier silhouette and of course it has been a favourite on the red carpet amongst numerous celebrities including, Rihanna, Rita ora and Taylor Swift to name a few.
Add a flash of bold bright colour with a contrasting camisole and heels to really seal the deal on this look.
Model above wears: Jacket, £75, Topshop; Trousers, £42, Topshop; Top, £98, Jigsaw; Shoes, £70, Dune
Stylist: Rivkie Baum
Photographer: Jay McLaughlin
Hair & Makeup: Enzo Volpe using Kiko and Color Wow
Model: Alice at Nevs
Fashion Assistants: Gavrielle Weiss and Katy Gale
Closet – closetlondon.com
Dune – 020 7258 3605, dunelondon.com
George Home, george.com
Hobby Craft, 0330 026 1400, hobbycraft.co.uk
House of Fraser – 0345 602 1073, houseoffraser.co.uk
Jigsaw – 020 8392 5603, jigsaw-online.com
Konplott – konplott.com
Marks & Spencer – 0333 014 8000, marksandspencer.com
New Look – 0344 499 6690, newlook.com
Next (clothing & homeware) – 0333 777 8000, next.co.uk
Oasis – oasis-stores.com
Office –0330 100 1906, office.co.uk
Ottoman Hands – 020 3176 7794, ottomanhands.com
Primark – 0118 960 6300, primark.com
River Island – 03445 766 444, riverisland.com
Tesco – 0800 323 4070, tesco.com
Topshop – 0344 984 0264, topshop.com
Tramp In Disguise, trampindisguise.com
Very – 0344 822 2321, very.co.uk