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12 Days Of Dresses: Glam up last year's dress!

One of the best parts about the holiday season is def getting dolled up. Of course, buying new frocks is always tonsa fun. But who says ya can't deck out last year’s dress and look just as chic as you would if you laid down the green for a new gown? GL is here to help all you chicas keep your piggy banks stuffed by finding 5 totes creative ways to make your dress from last year look brand new! What are you waiting for, babes? Keep reading!

 

Just add…funky tights

Any holiday dress can be totally re-vamped with a pair of zany tights! Scour your fave accessories shops for leggings with wild patterns and fun prints, or hit the web for more artistic, unique pieces ya wont find anywhere else! These sheer black stockings are embellished with super cool polka dots to give your frock a fun new look.

 

Pretty Polly Dolly Polka Dot Tight, $25, urbanoutfitters.com

 

Just add…sparkling shoes

You know what they say, ”shoes make the girl!” Give last year’s holiday dress the ultimate makeover with pair of amazing heels! We love sparkle and glitter for the holiday season so look out for a pair of pumps that has some shimmer and shine.
 

Envy Sequined Platform Pumps, $40, makemechic.com

 

Just add…a serious belt

A belt is one of the best ways to transform your holiday dress from last year, because it can totally switch up the silhouette! Have fun experimenting with everything from chunky belts with serious hardware to skinny belts in pretty patent leather to give your dress a whole new vibe.
 
 

Twist Buckle Belt, $9, forever21.com

 

Just add…a cute-as-can-be cropped coat

An old holiday dress is as good as new as soon as you throw on a snazzy blazer or sassy cropped jacket! Pick out something furry to take your frock from drab to fab! Queue the ooh-la-las….

 

Faux Fur Cropped Jacket, $38, forever21.com

 

Just add…a so-right-now collar

Want a fashionable change in an instant? Pop on a chain link collar necklace. We love how these statement pieces have a way of totally changing the neckline of your dress so it has a completely different feel. Problem solved!

 

ASOS Multi Chain Rounded Collar Necklace, $22, asos.com

 

What would you do to dress up your holiday dress from last year? Blog about it, babes.

BY ANNIE ROBINSON ON 12/5/2012 12:00:00 PM

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