Holiday Dresses 2012

It is always so exciting  when the holiday collections hit the sales floor. I don't think you ever need an excuse to wear a little sparkle everyday but during the holiday season, you can really get away with it. There are so many trends this year from sequins to lace, leather and velvet. Each texture adds a little something to each look. The great thing about holiday dresses this year is the combination of  femininity with edge. Here are five dresses that are sure to make you look stylish for any party!

Glam Life Dress, Free People, $168-There is just the right amount of sparkle to this dress which still allows you to accessorize. Plus, with the low back and body con cut it provides a little edge. Bonus- it also comes in beautiful champagne color and red!

Combined Fitted Dress, Zara, $59.90-This dress is great because it incorporated the faux leather trend and is cut beautifully!

Ecote Caravan of Dreams Dress, Urban Outfitters, $79-Do you love crushed velvet and lace? This dress is prefect for you then. This one is very versatile- you could dress it up or down depending on your shoes!

Style Stalker The Love Me Do Lace Up Dress, Karmaloop, $189-Not into sparkles? No worries, this dress is still fun and edgy with its exposed zipper back and lace front. Plus, the vibrant red is perfect for any party!

River Island Beaded Embellished Skater Dress, Asos, $211.08You can definitely still wear white after labor day. This dress is right on with the baroque trend for the season. Keep the accessories minimal though since this dress does all the talking!