Cover Image Dresses Left To Right: Amazing Lace, Crazy Beautiful, Crazy Beautiful, Dress: Blue Iris Boutique/coat: Amazing Lace

Glitz n’ Glam: A What to Wear Guide for NYE

As the new year approaches, many of us are feeling the need to bring in the new year, and new decade, looking the best we possibly can. And what better way to do so than to pick up some glitz and glam from your favorite local boutiques! Here are a few outfit ideas for any NYE event you may be attending around the 901!

Bold + Beautiful

A bold color is a great way to stand out and be festive without necessarily being in full glitz. This dress from Amazing Lace Boutique is fun, flirty, and perfect for dancing all night!

Dress: Amazing Lace Boutique

Accessories (Earrings & Hair Clip): Indigo Boutique

Sweet, Sassy + Glam

A little sweet with a little sass never hurt anyone! This playful outfit is stylishly simple. The sheer top with a dramatic sleeve is sweet and sophisticated, while the printed gold skirt is right on trend with animal prints making their big comeback this year. This look is great for a nice dinner or gathering celebrating with friends and family.

Top: Indigo Boutique

Bottom: Indigo Boutique

Earrings: Indigo Boutique

All Ruffled Up

This look is for the party girl at heart! A sleek satin slip dress is a go-to for a night of fun out on the town! Add this ruffled kimono-style duster from Amazing Lace for a little bit of pizzazz!

Dress: Blue Iris Boutique

Kimono Duster: Amazing Lace Boutique 

Earrings: Indigo Boutique 

The Elegant Sparkler

Every girl longs for an evening gown covered in glitter! This beautiful dress from Crazy Beautiful is a perfect statement gown for a more formal celebration. Not much is needed to accompany this stunning look other than a great smile!

Dress: Crazy Beautiful Boutique

Keep Warm

As we know, New Year’s Eve night is known to get pretty chilly in the 901. This black faux fur coat from Amazing Lace is a great cover-up to throw over any outfit you may be sporting. Statement-making and warm is what we aim for! Another option is to stand out in this unique iridescent blazer dress from Crazy Beautiful. It’s another great option as it is both a jacket and a dress – and an amazing one at that! 

Left – Jacket: Amazing Lace

Right – Dress: Crazy Beautiful

Whether you’re celebrating the new year at the Peabody, on Beale Street, at one of the many local parties around the city’s bars & restaurants, or at an intimate dinner with friends and family, you’re sure to stand out and be one-of-a-kind in these pieces from the shops in this city we call home. Happy New Year!

Written/Styled/Directed by Britni Alston

Photographed/Edited by Izabella Sandoval with Bella Photography

Models: Zarina Umarov, Emma Kate McDonald, Jo Qiao, Tekia Lillard

Boutiques: Indigo, Blue Iris, Crazy Beautiful, Amazing Lace

Shot at: The Exchange Building, Downtown Memphis

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