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Festive frocks: 15 fabulous dresses for the party season

littlewoodsDesperately seeking the perfect dress to wear this Christmas? Whether you're tall, short, or in between, win the party season in these Mumsnetter-recommended festive frocks. 



Michelle Keegan lace maxi dress

Drop dead, Downton- influenced glamour
£94 Littlewoods



simply beClaire Richards wide leg jumpsuit

Trousery triumph - comfortable AND flattering
£65 Simply Be




WALLISRed pleated maxi dress

A fabulous pop of diva-tastic scarlet
£42 Wallis





asdaAll-over sequin dress

Stretchy, short, sparkly and smart

£25 Asda

nextLace bodycon dress

Lacy glamour, sophisticated plummy colour

£50 Next

phase 8Lyra floral crepe dress

Great colours, flattering arms

£49.50 Phase Eight




Kelly Brook print bodycon dress

Curvy and colourful - clingy in a good way

£60 Simply Be

Shimmery metallic tunic

Beautiful bronze - perfect for Christmas Day

£119.40 Boden

ted bakerSequin camo panel dress

Slinky, form-fitting and remarkably flattering

£179 Ted Baker 


Glittery maxi dress

Diagonal stripes and flattering gathers 

£34.50 M&Co

miss selfridgeBeaded maxi dress

Rather gorgeous Gatsby-style glamour

£105 Miss Selfridge

lineaLinea lace dress

A smart option for straight-from-work

£55.30 House of Fraser



Maternity lace dress

The perfect frock to rock when you've a bump in front

£22 Peacocks


Sequin bodycon dress

Shimmery and short - ultimate dancefloor dress

£68 Topshop


house of fraser
Eliza ruched waist dress

Cap sleeves, flattering waistline and swishy skirt

£104 House of Fraser

Prices correct at time of publication 5/12/14 



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