The holiday season is all about adding a little extra oomph to your style. Whether you're heading to an office party, cocktail affair or just want something special for everyday wear, doing so is easy and super affordable. Bright hues and details like lace, sequins and jacquard are on trend and festive. And we couldn't forget accessories like eye-popping necklaces, cuffs and clutches. Their luxe look and feel is sure to turn heads. And you won't spend more than $75 for any of these pieces.
ASOS Christmas Jumper with Pug, $64; asos.com
The ugly holiday sweater gets a chic update.
Prima Donna Isla Bonita Jewel Strand, $20; shopprimadonna.com
Let this showstopper be the main attraction.
Evans Ivory Lace Yoke Shirt, $55; evansusa.com
Black and white is so sophisticated and the lace detailing adds a delicate touch.
Uniqlo Heattech Knitted Tights, $20; uniqlo.com
Add a dash of color and keep your gams cozy with built in heat protection.
Call It Spring Readnour, $25; callitspring.com
If you thought flats can't be stylish, this pair will prove you wrong.
Goody Double Wear Tribal Beads Headband, $10; goody.com
It's a headband that doubles as a necklace. We love a two for one deal.
Zara Dress with Faux Leather Sleeves, $60; zara.com
The LBD gets serious edge with leather sleeves.
Glint Metal Clutch, $68; nordstrom.com
Big enough to carry your essentials for the night and makes a major fashion statement.
Julianne Hough for Sole Society Blakeley Pump, $39; solesociety.com
The colors are neutral, but this colorblock pump is anything but boring.
Zara Pleated Skirt, $40; zara.com
Have fun and shimmy the night away in this flirty, pleated skirt.
Princess Vera Wang Pleated Jacquard Dress, $26; kohls.com
Fit and flare dresses compliment every shape and the jacquard is a perfect fabric for the holidays.
C. Wonder Vintage Spike Lucite Cuff, $58; cwonder.com
Create an instant vintage look with the deco style cuff.
Just Fab Alexys Pump, $40; justfab.com
At close to six inches, these caged heels will turn you into a certified glamazon.
Aldo Westall Clutch, $45; aldoshoes.com
The blush tone is dainty but the studs and finger holes are tough and trendy.
Jessica Simpson Calkins Pumps, $67; nordstrom.com
Gold tends to be the go-to metallic, but silver is just as fly.
Dorothy Perkins Lace Slim Fit Midi Skirt, $44; dorothyperkins.com
The mid calf length is all class, but the body hugging fit shows off all of your curves.
H&M Sequined Dress, $50; hm.com
You'll have no problem sparkling bright at your next cocktail affair.
-Patrice J. Williams
Patrice J. Williams is a NYC-based writer and on-air style expert behind Looking Fly on a Dime. She has appeared on the Today Show, Nate Berkus Show and WE tv where she dishes on fashionable solutions for those who want to look their best without blowing their budget. Her motto is your style is never determined by your wallet. Follow Patrice on Twitter and Instagram for daily style inspiration.