Best Holiday Party Dresses for Every Budget -- Lulus, Forever 21, Asos, and More

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We're officially in the holiday season, and if you're anything like us you are more than ready to put on a cute dress, heels and sparkly jewelry! The 2021 holiday season is expected to bring back events, which means you need some new holiday party dresses.

Retailers and brands have dropped their holiday styles so you can find a dress you're super excited to wear for the festive occasion. To help you find the best holiday dresses, ET has scoured the internet to find the chicest frocks to make holiday dressing a breeze this year. Whether you're looking for a dress to wear to a winter wedding, Christmas party, Hanukkah celebration, office party or New Year's Eve, something special from our selection of stunning cocktail dresses is bound to catch your eye --  whether it's a sequin dress or a velvet wrap dress.

Ahead, shop our top holiday dress picks from Nordstrom, ASOS, Lulus, Boohoo, Revolve, Reformation and more. Plus, don't forget to grab a face mask -- we've gathered stylish face masks that won't disrupt your holiday look. 

Looking for holiday gift inspiration? Don't miss the best gift ideas in our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide. Ensure your gifts arrive on time by reviewing the important shipping deadlines

Under $50

Break out the red plaid for the party in this punk-style pleated mini dress. 
$30

Turn heads in this sexy sequin black mini dress with a structured sweetheart neckline. 
$45$27

This faux leather mini dress from ASOS is the daring style the 2021 holidays are calling for. 
$40

You'll look chic and feel comfortable in this cold-shoulder, long sleeve, winter white midi dress from Boohoo all night long!
$30$14

This flouncy metallic organza number from Nasty Gal is a fun choice for a Christmas party.
$111$33

Choose your favorite color of this cap sleeve lace cocktail party dress. This lace dress has over 11,000 global ratings and 4.5 stars on Amazon. 
$60$45

Under $100

We love the romantic look of this Princess Polly dress, featuring floaty, puffed sleeves, corset waist and draped bust. 
$70$52

Save $50 on this sumptuous and festive red velvet wrap dress by INC International Concepts. 
$99$69

Apply the code FTF50 to get 50% off this super chic velvet ruched dress with heart-shaped buttons at Fashion to Figure. 
$120$70

Use the code CYBER to get 50% off and an extra 15% off on this fashion-forward printed mesh dress from Eloquii.
$140$65

A sequin mini dress is the ultimate holiday party frock. Opt for this sparkly rose-gold cocktail dress from Lulus.
$58

No need for a short cocktail dress to turn heads. This gorgeous satin dress from Lulus will stun at any formal event.
$68

Short party dresses are made for sequins. This sexy cocktail dress from Lulus has a conservative sleeves with a deep-V neckline, perfect for holiday parties.
$58


This PrettyLittleThing bodycon dress in olive green boasts romantic puffed sleeves.
$68$39

A glamorous holiday party dress, boasting a ruched bust detail, in a jewel-toned purple shade from Missguided. Style with tights and drop earrings. 
$56$28

Under $200

A pretty pink dress you'll feel gorgeous in, thanks to the bow detail and draped, cold-shoulder design. 
$178

This isn't a regular black dress -- see the embellished side cut-out! 
$178

A figure-hugging sweater midi dress with a feminine, sheer lace neckline from Express. 
$118$59

A mini coat-style dress, featuring a stylish cinched satin corset from Nordstrom.
$160

This Lavish Alice one-shoulder satin dress from Nordstrom is perfectly festive. Style with sparkly statement earrings and strappy heels. 
$150

We're obsessed with this icy blue, textured satin cut-out midi dress from Shopbop. Couple it with silver accessories. 
$150

Vaccination Card Holders

Unfold the slim cover to show your vaccine card for quick entry to indoor spaces and fold the cover to protect your privacy.
$6

Keep your vaccination card protected with this card holder that comes with a lanyard. 
$7

A slightly larger plastic sleeve to fit laminated 4X3 cards. 
$5

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