4 Party-Dressing Trends To Try This Season

By Kate Marin

Sponsored by I.N.C. INTERNATIONAL CONCEPTS, CREATED FOR MACY'S

There’s so much excitement that surrounds the holiday season: reconnecting with family members, traveling to unseen destinations, spending some much-needed time off with your friends, and, most importantly, shopping for a new outfit (or two) for all of the exciting events you have planned. No matter what they may be, dressing up for the holidays is always extra fun, likely because there are so many celebratory trends to experiment with (think: eye-catching sequins, rich velvets, cozy faux-furs and edgy faux-leathers). Take note of these party-dressing trends we simply can’t get enough of—all available at Macy’s.

Sequins are a classic and timeless trend that are just perfect for the holidays, especially New Year’s Eve. Whether you want an all-out sparkly look or just a hint of shimmer to elevate your outfit, I.N.C. has the best sequined pieces for all of your holiday party needs.

Plus Size Sequined T-Shirt

I.N.C., Created for Macy's

This high-shine sequined top is a perfect statement piece for the holidays. Throw it on with a pair of jeans and heels, and you’re good to go.

Rainbow Sequin-Striped Skinny Jeans

I.N.C., Created for Macy's

For the minimalist who just wants a hint of shimmer for the holidays, these embellished skinny jeans are an effortless way to heighten any look.

Mirror-Ball Mini-Blazer Dress

I.N.C., Created for Macy's

If you’re looking for a stunning New Year’s Eve dress, this blazer-turned-mini-dress is a gorgeous no-fuss option.

Velvet pieces are the perfect way to achieve that understated sense of glam. They’re rich in texture and have a subtle sheen that’s fit for celebration. Even though they’re unique in look and feel, it’s easy to incorporate velvet pieces into your outfit with these pieces from I.N.C.

Velvet Split-Ruffle Leg Pants

I.N.C. International Concepts, Created for Macy's

An amazing pair of black pants that’s both practical and unique can be hard to come by. These velvet ankle-slit pants with ruffles can be paired with almost any top to bring your look to a whole new level.

Velvet Military Jacket

I.N.C. International Concepts, Created for Macy's

For a borrowed-from-the-boys look that’s still feminine and sophisticated, this velvet military-inspired jacket is sure to spark conversation at your next holiday party.

Velvet Crisscross Illusion Top

I.N.C., Created for Macy's

This simple and elegant velvet top is versatile enough to stand in as the main focal-point of your outfit or supplement an even more eye-catching separate.

A modern, more ethical take on one of the most glamorous materials, faux-fur is a must-have addition to any holiday-party outfit. Whether its a boldly-colored plush coat or a fuzzy accessory, a faux-fur addition is sure to give your look an instant party-ready feel.

Shine Like the Night Beanie

I.N.C. International Concepts, Created for Macy's

Top off your holiday party outfit with this warm and adorable faux fur-embellished beanie. It’s such a practical, wearable piece that you’re sure to reach for long after the party is over.

Faux-Fur Coat

I.N.C. International Concepts, Created for Macy's

What’s not to love about this incredible red faux-fur coat? Not only is its color perfect for the holidays, but its fur-like texture makes even a tank top and a pair of jeans look glamorous.

Faux-Fur Patchwork Vest

I.N.C. International Concepts, Created for Macy's

This stunning patchwork faux-fur vest adds an array of color to any look—a great option for the minimalist, who's looking for a statement-making piece for the holidays.

Another cruelty-free option that adds an instant edge to any outfit, faux-leather is a perfect trend for the holiday season and one that you’re sure to carry throughout the remainder of winter. I.N.C. has the best faux-fur options for every style that are much more practical than you’d think.

Jenae Screw Stud Satchel

I.N.C. International Concepts, Created for Macy's

A black bag is a must-have in any wardrobe—edgy, minimalist, and versatile alike. This studded faux-leather bag will carry you from day to night, and through everything in between.

Studded Faux-Leather Skinny Pants

I.N.C. International Concepts, Created for Macy's

For a truly edgy holiday-party look, these faux-leather leggings are seriously stunning. Pair them with a slim-fitting tee or an oversized knit sweater and heels for an easy outfit that’s sure to impress.

Sequined Faux-Leather Moto Jacket

I.N.C. International Concepts, Created for Macy's

You can never go wrong with a classic moto jacket. This faux-leather take on a timeless piece of outerwear is practical enough for everyday wear, but also pairs perfectly with a glamorous party-dress.