It’s the mad dash. Yet another holiday party, and you need a look that everyone who saw you last night won’t clock. Avoid the inevitable, and start the season with a sartorial strategy that’ll keep you rock steady from one invitation to the next: one totally chic, well-fitting little black dress. Think of it as a blank canvas (not to mention one of the sexiest closet staples of all time) and go from there, night after night. Let your mood dictate everything else: pom-poms on your feet, a statement topper, gilded fingers and toes—what have you. Here, take a look at 10 LBDs you should seriously consider buying before the holidays get into full swing.