-- Guest Post by Heather O'Connell, Contributing Style Editor & Co-Owner of Ku De Ta
Finding the right dress for winter weddings can be tricky…and expensive, especially with the holidays quickly approaching (whoa, that came quick) and a million other events to attend before 2016 rings in. But don't fret. Ku De Ta has you covered. We've chosen four perfect looks for upcoming weddings along with ideas on how to style and re-purpose them for holiday parties.
Black Tie BabyImpress at your super fancy friends' black tie wedding this holiday season in the Wake Me Dress by Australian label C/MEO ($250). Make it shine with a metallic pump. Bonus buy- this easily transitions to a holiday party with a cropped leather blazer or fur jacket (faux or real) and an ankle bootie.
Your New LBDLots of events on your calendar this winter? We feel you. Keep it classic with Lumiere by Bariano Lace Overlay Dress ($218). Easy to wear not only to an upcoming wedding but also holiday parties, fundraisers, you name it! This dress will be your new go-to. Bonus Buy: Not only is this dress easily transitional for parties throughout the Winter- black tights, blazer, wedge heel it also works well for early Spring weddings with a nude heel. Like we said, you’re new fave lbd.
Taking it up a notchShine like the rockstar you are and impress all your besties in Greylin’s Ombre Jumpsuit ($170). This piece really says it all: "I’m here for a good time and the dance floor." Bonus Buy- pop on your most rock-and-roll leather jacket, grab your clutch and you're ready for any party.
City ChicnessIf this dress doesn’t say holiday cheer we don’t know what does! The Pretender dress by Keepsake ($185) in oxblood is the perfect hue for the season. The chic cut of this dress is perfect for a downtown reception. Bonus Buy- not only will you be able to wear this to your upcoming wedding and events, with its classic cuts and color you will be able pull this dress out for years to come to celebrate in.