16 Pieces You Need for a Dazzling New Year's Eve Outfit

Between attending holiday parties and buying the perfect gift for everyone on your list, planning the perfect New Year's Eve outfit is a task in itself. From deciding between a sequin dress or a velvet skirt to finding metallic shoes that can last all night, pulling together the ultimate party look is stressful, to say the least. To lend you a hand, we've gathered our favorite shimmery, shiny and statement-making picks that were practically made for New Year's Eve. Take note of all the best pieces we're buying to watch the ball drop this year.

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Show Me Your Mumu Sequins Slip Dress

Get ready to stun in this Show Me Your Mumu striped sequin slip dress. Pair with all-black accessories or take your pick from the rest of the rainbow to really play up the glam when the ball drops. ($184)

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Naturalizer Neola Sock Bootie

These sock booties are the perfect complement to your sequin-clad party dress. Not only does black suede go with any of your New Year's Eve outfits, but Naturalizer is known for its signature cushioned footbed, so you're all set for a night full of dancing. ($99.99, originally $130)

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Jewlr Starburst Charmed Necklace

Keep it simple when it comes to your New Year's Eve jewelry. Give your look a bit of sparkle with a dainty celestial-themed necklace like this gorgeous Jewlr Starburst Choker that won't take away from your stunning outfit. Layer with multiple thin necklaces to curate your ideal neck party. ($179, originally $255)

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ASOS DESIGN High Waisted Vinyl Pants

Want something a bit more unexpected for your midnight celebration? Give shiny vinyl pants a try. We have our eyes on this high-waisted ASOS pair. With a glitzy draped cami and strappy sandals, you have the makings of an uber-trendy NYE 'fit. ($64)

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Topshop Crinkle Velvet Suit

We're calling it: Hot pink is going to be the standout color this holiday party season. This Topshop crinkle blazer and trouser set is our favorite way to wear the bold tone. Even worn solo, this jacket will surely make a statement. (Jacket, $95; Trousers, $75)

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Show Me Your Mumu Velvet Cheetah Jumpsuit

For New Year's we pull out all the stops, meaning this cheetah-print velvet jumpsuit is right on par. We love everything from the deep-V back and neckline that's begging for a statement necklace to the glitter leopard spots and oh-so-flattering drawstring waist. ($184)

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DesignB Crystal Statement Earrings

Statement chandelier earrings are the easiest (and chicest) way to dress up an LBD for a black-tie New Year's Eve event. Snag these Gatsby-inspired crystal shoulder dusters for less than $30, and spend your savings ringing in the new year with a fancy bubbly toast. ($26)

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Topshop Satin Bias Midi Skirt

The satin midi skirt gets a New Year's Eve makeover in this bright and bold ochre shade. Stand out in style with one of this year's most covetable pieces paired with a sheer, shimmery long-sleeve top for your holiday soiree and with a white tee for your normal 9-to-5. ($55)

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Raye x House of Harlow Strappy Heel

We also love a pop of emerald green to brighten up your typical black, white and gold New Year's Eve color palette. Whether a velvet headband, wide belt or metallic strappy sandal, this gemstone hue is a trendy way to stand out in a sea of neutral-colored sequins. ($95, originally $158)

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Santi Sequined Clutch

Finish off your New Year's Eve ensemble with this glitzy Santi clutch that will hold all your party essentials (read: phone, card case and your lipstick of choice). With a hideaway chain strap, you don't have to worry about losing this little rainbow number when worn crossbody on the dance floor. Plus, it's an effortless way to dress up a simple jeans-and-tee combo long after the ball drops. ($195)

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Speechless Glitter Knit Bodycon Dress

Trade in your black mini for this navy glitter bodycon dress by Speechless. You'll shine bright all night with tiny shimmering speckles, sleek long sleeves and a sexy back cutout. Throw on one of these glam coats to stay warm and keep looking fab while watching the midnight fireworks go off. ($48.30, originally $69)

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Free People Metallic Pleated Midi Skirt

Let's make a toast to this champagne midi skirt (no pun intended). A statement in itself, you can dress this metallic piece up with a lacy bodysuit or down with a graphic tee for whatever your New Year's Eve plans. ($128)

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Forever 21 Sequin Fringe Cardigan

Top off your New Year's Eve outfit with this knit cardigan that's ready to party. Embellished with large metallic mirror sequins in light pink and rose gold hanging from fringe trim, it's impossible to ignore this cropped sweater. We love this cozy cardi with edgy bottoms, like these straight-leg faux leather pants. ($34.93, originally $50)

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