There’s nothing worse than blowing a wad of cash on a panic outfit to wear while eating your body weight in turkey and ham.
Go in for the kill now and avoid last-minute-itis by choosing something with lasting appeal.
Here are five hot buys that will go the distance…
THE OTT JUMPSUIT
Velvet is everywhere this winter and the trend is here to stay. This River Island jumpsuit is the double whammy; comfy and festive.
Buy it at: River Island, €
Everyone should have a fun LBD in their wardrobe and at Penneys’ prices, you can’t afford not to. Extra marks for the fringe detailing.
Buy it at: Penneys, Fringe Sweater Dress €17
A nude dress that’s comfortable and suits your shape is the holy grail. Dress it up with statement earrings for Santa, then add a smart blazer for work.
Buy it at: Zara, €29.95
It’s always a good idea to have a knock-out suit in your wardrobe. This crimson red number ticks the Christmas box and will also look ace for that pitch or interview in the New Year.
Buy it at: Oasis, Jacket €85, Trousers €52
PUT YOUR BACK INTO IT
This soft swing dress is demure V-neck at the front and va-va-voom at the back.
Buy it at: Mango, Vent dress €49.95