6 Holiday Party Looks That Are Both Chic and Cozy

Christmas Party Outfits: Comfort & Joy
Photo: Jonathon Kambouris

Anyone invited to holiday party after holiday party in December knows the struggle of finding something new and festive to wear to every single one. Tack that on to the fact that all you really want is to snuggle up on the couch in an oversized sweater with a hot toddy, and you've got yourself a wardrobe puzzle for the ages.

The good news? It's 100 percent possible to reconcile your busy holiday party schedule with your not-so-secret desire to be as warm and comfy as possible. Not convinced? For an outfit that looks like a million bucks, but feels like pajamas, pair a chunky and stylish sweater with a luxe pair of wide-leg satin pants—just add metallic shoes and you're ready for champagne and mistletoe. Mix and match textures, price points, and silhouettes for effortless elegance, comfortable enough to celebrate in all night long. From the office holiday party to your annual New Year's Eve bash, here's how to keep your outfits equal parts cozy and chic.

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Comfort & Joy

Christmas Party Outfits: Comfort & Joy
Jonathon Kambouris

Wide-leg satin pants and a chunky turtleneck look dressy and festive, but you'll feel like you're snuggled up on the sofa.

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Velvet Dream

Christmas Party Outfits: Velvet Dream
Jonathon Kambouris

This outfit has comfy textures (velvet-dot top, cotton pants, furry scarf) with a tinsel-fringe bag that adds a dash of shimmer.

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Refined Festivity

Christmas Party Outfits: Refined Festivity
Jonathon Kambouris

A draped velvet kimono, stretchy faux-leather leggings, and comfortable high heels mean you can actually chat, snack, stand, or dance all night.

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Pretty in Pink

Christmas Party Outfits: Pretty in Pink
Jonathon Kambouris

Yes, pink is totally winter-appropriate when paired with a mottled black sweater. And the skirt's elastic waistband is truly a gift that keeps giving.

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Snow White

Christmas Party Outfits: Snow White
Jonathon Kambouris

Slip a snow-white cardigan over a creamy satin slip dress for hygge-chic minimalism—then add pattern (snake-print heels) and sparkle (gold jewelry).

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Plaid Chic

Christmas Party Outfits: Plaid Chic
Jonathon Kambouris

The metallic top is ready to party—and the classic trousers are ready for anything. Fuzzy mules are the next best thing to wearing your slippers.

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