Love Her Outfit! Sparkly Star Looks to Steal

'Tis the season to wear all the shiniest, most sequined and bejeweled looks in your closet – and if you need a little extra inspiration, we've got it, courtesy of Olivia Palermo, Alexa Chung, Taylor Swift and more

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OLIVIA PALERMO

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Not every festive ensemble need be a fully embellished minidress. The style star gives her look a sophisticated edge by paring a Piperlime Collection gold ombré sweater with a scattered-sequin pencil skirt, then topping the whole thing with a tuxedo blazer and braids.

02 of 10

ALEXA CHUNG

ALEXA CHUNG
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Less advanced (or more weather-conscious) fashionistas may want to add tights to this look, but Alexa’s silver micro-mini, with its trapeze shape and flirty hemline, is just the right mix of naughty and nice for every party from now ‘til New Year’s.

03 of 10

TAYLOR SWIFT

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With her love of shiny dresses and red lipstick, is ready for holiday party season all year round. But nothing is quite as on-point as this brocade-skirted Romona Keveza dress, which she pairs with a cat eye and Mary Janes featuring a fun glittery appliqué on the heel.

04 of 10

SCARLETT JOHANSSON

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Our favorite thing about a beaded black dress like ? It’ll look just as fresh for a wedding in a few months as it does when you get that kiss at midnight on Dec. 31. Swap in some pink or purple pumps to give the look a little unexpected flair.

05 of 10

ANNA KENDRICK

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There aren’t many times of year where you’d want to reach for a red velvet dress. Take advantage of this brief window by choosing a look like Anna’s Oscar de la Renta – the wrap style and surprising embossed belt keep this look modern and grown-up, and squarely out of “This is my winter formal dress from Delia’s” territory.

06 of 10

CAMILLA BELLE

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One reason we love adding a cropped moto jacket to a super-girlie fit-and-flare dress? It hits at just the right part of your waist, so you can still show off your figure without shivering bare-armed all night. (Oh right: The other reason we love the moto addition is that crucial warmth factor.)

07 of 10

KRYSTEN RITTER

KRYSTEN RITTER
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Not feeling a mini? Just wanting to incorporate some gold lamé into your life? Get inspiration from Krysten’s J. Mendel dress – though consider giving it your own spin by topping a similar skirt with a cropped cashmere sweater, or tone down the formal vibe by opting for a chambray shirt with a statement necklace.

08 of 10

KIERNAN SHIPKA

KIERNAN SHIPKA
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In the fashion dictionary, under “holiday party outfits,” the definition is just a photo of this look. The tween fashionista hits it out of the park in a party-perfect, bow-embellished frock and silver ankle-strap Jimmy Choos.

09 of 10

IVANKA TRUMP

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For that New Year’s Eve wedding you have (where you’re confident the bride won’t mind being upstaged) try a knockout dress like Ivanka’s red-rose embroidered A-line Oscar de la Renta number, which she wore to Good Morning America. She polishes the look off with extremely classic gold accessories, black pumps (all her own design) and a perfectly matched red lip.

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KELLY OSBOURNE

KELLY OSBOURNE
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No, we’re not suggesting you shave your head and/or dye your hair purple. What we are suggesting is that any do will do with a clothing combo as festive and feminine as Kelly’s here. A modest hem gives a figure-hugging pencil silhouette (like her glimmering Alice + Olivia skirt) a ladylike feel, and a jet-black top and leather jacket toughens up the sequins.

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