Snow Queen: Sparkle in dresses from Phase Eight, Adrianna Papell and Jenny Packham
Sparkle this Christmas in this pearl encrusted dress from Andrew Majtenyi gown
With the big day only two days away, now is the time to dress to impress to ensure that you’re the belle of the ball this season.
Team beautiful sparkling gowns with faux fur and marabou jackets for a truly luxurious look worthy of a princess.
This incredible pearl encrusted tulle gown from Andrew Majtenyi has a fairy-like air that wouldn’t be out of place on top of your Christmas tree.
Model wears: dress, from a selection at Andrew Majtenyi. Hair clip, £45, No 1 Jenny Packham at Debenhams
This Forever Unique dress and NOTHS cape are fit for a princess
Sparkle in the snow in this beautiful body con maxi dress from Forever Unique, completing your look with a stunning floor length cape from Not On The High Street and delicate feather clutch bag.
Model wears: cape, £655, Not on the High Street. Dress, £199.95, Forever Unique. Heels, £59, Of ce. Feather bag, £60, No 1 Jenny Packham at Debenhams
Swish through party season in this beautiful Ghost dress
If you prefer silk to sparkle, look no further than Ghost.
The established British label is known for it’s beautiful bias cut silk dresses that cling in all of the right places and come in every colour – this pale aqua is perfect for those discovering their inner Elsa.
Simply add a statement faux fur jacket from Ted Baker and top with a sparkling headband for a touch of glitz.
Model wears: faux-fur jacket, £229, Ted Baker. Dress, £295, Ghost. Shoes, £99; crystal headband, £50, both No 1 Jenny Packham at Debenhams.
Ring, £125, Dower & Hall. Bag, £25, Asos
Keep the chill out in this marabou jacket from Topshop
Show stopping style doesn’t need to break the bank.
This stunning embroidered sequin and tulle gown from Needle & Thread is truly breathtaking – perfect for a New Years Eve party.
Keep the chill at bay with this fun and fluffy marabou jacket from Topshop.
Model wears: marabou jacket, £150, Topshop. Embroidered dress, £550, Needle & Thread. Bracelet, £14, Claire’s
Dash through the snow in this trailing sequin dress from Phase Eight
This twinkling gown with a train is from Phase Eight and the pale lavender faux fur jacket is from evening wear queen Jenny Packham’s diffusion line for Debenhams and the crystal adorned shoes are a snip at £49 from Topshop.
Model wears: faux-fur jacket, £99, No 1 Jenny Packham at Debenhams. Dress, £495, Phase Eight.
Shoes, £49, Topshop. Tiara, £14, Claire’s. Bracelet, £37, Adore. Bag, £79, Monsoon
Shimmer in the snow in this Adrianna Papell gown
American brand Adrianna Papell is the perfect label for gorgeous occasion gowns – this pale blue column dress has a delicate leaf pattern that will shimmer and shine in the cool winter light, fit for royalty.
Model wears: faux-fur jacket, £99, Coast. Dress, £300, Adrianna Papell at John Lewis. Shoes, £175, LK Bennett
Fashion Editor: Antonia Kraskowski
Photographer: Clive Shalice
Hair and make-up: Gemma Tyler using MAC and The Gypsy Shrine
Fashion assistant: Abby McHale
Model: Daiva at Profile
Location: LaplandUK, the award-winning, theatrical Christmas experience for all. Set deep in an Ascot forest, it offers an immersive journey where big and small folk are welcomed to uncover the Enchanted Forest, meet the elves and help Father Christmas make toys for the children of the world. For more information, visit laplanduk.co.uk
Andrew Majtenyi andrewmajtenyi.com
Claire’s 0345 603 6088, claires.co.uk
Coast 0345 257 5555, coast-stores.co.uk
Debenhams 0344 800 8877, debenhams.com
Dower & Hall 020 7377 5544 dowerandhall.com
Forever Unique 0161 836 5205, foreverunique.com
JohnLewis 03456049049, johnlewis.com
LK Bennett 0333 577 9900, lkbennett.com
Monsoon 020 3372 3052, monsoon.co.uk
Needle & Thread 020 7043 2363, needleandthread.com
Not on the High Street 020 3318 5115, notonthehighstreet.com
Office 0330 100 1906, office.co.uk
Phase Eight 020 8877 4001, phase-eight.com
Ted Baker 0345 450 2484, tedbaker.com
Topshop 0344 984 0264 topshop.com
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