The Best New Year’s Eve Party Dresses

If there’s ever a time to bring a little glitz and glam to the party, it’s New Year’s Eve. Our edit of NYE dresses will have you covered for any eventuality, whether you’re hosting a few friends for some festive drinks or going all out for on a night on the town.

For a wow-factor outfit that you can re-wear to your next occasion, only the very best will do. We’re talking sequins, glitter, velvet, lace and anything that screams “glamour-puss” in general.

When the clock strikes twelve, we’ll be celebrating with a glass of champagne (or most likely prosecco tbh), wearing one of these fab numbers. So follow our lead and ring in the New Year in true style with one of these fabulous 2020-approved dresses:

Sequins & Sparkles

Be the best-dressed guest for NYE with a sequin dress or glittery one piece. Come midnight, you’ll be glad of a sparkly ensemble to ensure you start off the new year in pure style…

French Connection Black Eve Sparkle Layered Dress £59
Phase Eight Pine Orlena Sequin Dress £49
Hobbs London Plum Sequin Sawyer Dress £99
Warehouse Multi Rainbow Sequin High Neck Dress £35
French Connection Ice Blue Diana Sequin Dress £59
French ConnectionSilver Edda Sparkle Tear Drop Dress £79
Phase Eight Navy Becca Dress £48
French Connection Silver Astara V Neck Dress £69
Fenn Wright Manson Navy Midi Length Sita Dress £59 


If in doubt, choose a classic and timeless little black dress. Suitable for any occasion, dress these up with your go-to accessories and enjoy the festivities in a dress that’ll make you feel as chic as you look.

French Connection Black Cynthia Velvet Lace Mix Dress £69
French Connection Black Vivian Spotlight Bodycon Dress £65
French Connection Black Bella Sparkle Lace Dress £69
Amanda Wakeley Black Knit Chiffon Sleeve Dress £159
Ted Baker Black V Neck Ruffle Fluted Sleeve Dress £89
Damsel In A Dress Hilda Lace Tunic Black £69
Reiss Black Joelie Lace Bodycon Dress £65
French Connection Black Aster Shine Strappy Dress £59
Reiss Black/Nude Jade Lace Shift Dress £80

Glamorous Maxis

For those extra special party invitations, go all out with a glamorous maxi dress. Our curated collection features styles from the best designer and high-street brands…

Adrianna Papell Black Multi Floral Bead Blouson Gown £99
Outline Purple Montagu Dress £95
Little Mistress Navy Luxury Anya Sequin Maxi Dress £29
Phase Eight Silver Dahlia Shimmer Maxi Dress £52
Mint Velvet Ombre Sequin Midi Dress £65
Temperley London Black Jewellery Silk Blend Gown £799
Words: Sherri Andrew