rachel zoe holiday style rules

1) When you want to stand out from the crowd yet still feel comfortable and confident, opt for a little black jumpsuit instead of your go-to little black dress for all of this year’s holiday parties.

2) When you feel like saving your sequins for another occasion, a tuxedo is always a sleek alternative.

rachel zoe holiday style rules
Rachel Zoe ​​Satori tuxedo blazer, USD495, and pants, USD395, revolve.com

3) Throw your hair in a tight top-knot or a low messy bun for a quick effortless update to elevate any look.

4) Give a little glamour to your go-to little black dress with a pair of metallic or black patent pumps.

5) Take your look from desk to dinner and swap our your daytime nude lipstick for a deep berry stain or bold red.

rachel zoe holiday style rules
Charlotte Tilbury ​Matte Revolution lipstick, USD32, charlottetilbury.com; ​​Christian Louboutin ​Iriza 100 metallic pumps, USD695, net-a-porter.com; ​​Yves Saint Laurent ​felt tip eyeliner, USD34, yslbeauty.com;​​​ Kotur ​embossed clutch, USD450, net-a-porter.com

6) Accessorise with your handbag and opt for a clutch with a metallic finish of jewelled exterior.

7) Give your glam a party-appropriate update with sleek black eyeliner or sultry grey and smoky hues.

rachel zoe holiday style rules
Stella McCartney faux fur coat, USD2,120, net-a-porter.com; ​By Malene Berger jumpsuit, USD375, net-a-porter.com; ​​Nina Ricci ​​fringe long sleeved top, USD4,290, ​farfetch.com

8) Add glamour and sophistication to any party dress with a faux fur shrug or tuxedo jacket worn over your shoulders.

9) Fringe was meant for New Years Eve… A super short mini or chic little blouse or jacket is all you need.

From: Harper’s BAZAAR US