New Year’s Eve outfits: Ideas and inspiration

Whether you’re going out to celebrate or staying with family and a bottle of fizz, these New Year’s Eve outfit ideas will help shift you out of the pandemic-induced style rut many of us have found ourselves in.

Bring in 2022 with a bang by changing up your work-from-home sweatpants for sequins and silk.  Accessorise your look with glitzy jewellery and a statement bag. After all, the only style rule for New Year’s outfits is more is more!

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It doesn’t necessarily mean you have to buy lots of new things; plenty of the outfit ideas below can be translated through pieces you already own. That suit hanging at the back of your wardrobe with a gorgeous new pair of heels perhaps? Or you can try some of this season’s trends, such as polka dots or purple.

Here’s to 2022 – may it be a happier year with plenty to celebrate.

New Year’s outfits

The New Year’s inspiration: Max out the sequins

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New year outfit ideas

Green sequin top, £49.99, Zara

Green sequin trousers, £49.99, Zara

new year outfits

Feather shoulder bag, £24, River Island

nye outfit

Strappy red heels, £40, Schuh


The New Year’s inspiration: Polka dots

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Leather jacket, £59, Marks & Spencer

Polka Dot Silk skirt, £160, The Summer Edit

Black halterneck top, £19.99, Stradivarius

Leather shoes, £85, & Other Stories

new year outfitsSilver lucky star necklace, £79, Chlobo

Fedora hat, £60, Reiss

The New Year’s inspiration: Sleek suiting

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new year eve outfits

Black velvet blazer, £149, Mint Velvet

Black velvet trousers, £99, Mint Velvet

Four leaf clover necklace, £120, Karina Constantine
Black embellished heels, £84, Dune

The New Year’s inspiration: Gorgeous gold

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New years eve dressGold sequin dress, £100, Forever New
new years eve outfit

Satin blazer, £29.99, H&M

new years eve outfit

Knee high boots, £149.99, Mango

The New Year’s inspiration: Purple reign

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new years eve outfits

Purple dress, £88, Warehouse

new years eve outfits

Earrings, £8, ASOS

Multicoloured metallic shoes, £139, Daniel

The New Year’s inspiration: Winter white

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White blazer, £250, Reiss

white trousers

White trousers, £150, Reiss

Court shoes, £19.99, H&M

Pearl beaded bag, £38, Oliver Bonas

The New Year’s inspiration: Party in pink

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new year ever outfits

Pink blouse, £34, River Island

new year eve outfits

Pink sequin trousers, £45, River Island

pink bow heelsPink bow heels, £41.99, Linzi


new year eve bagCrossbody bag, £15.99, Stradivarius

The New Year’s inspiration: Smart casual

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Gingham monochrome blazer, £169, Massimo Dutti

silk cami top

Silk cami top, £55, Boden

flared jeans

Black jeans, £65, & Other Stories

Black boots, £110, Boden

The New Year’s inspiration: Pretty in purple

Purple body, £15.99, Stradivarius

purple skirt

Pencil skirt, £129, Winser London

White faux fur coat, £89.99, Stradivarius

Pointed toe shoes, £49.99, Mango

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