Even with seasonal celebrations of all sorts and New Year’s Day just around the corner, time still remains to snag some festive looks for any type of party.


Green is the color of the moment and perfect for the holidays. Halston Heritage gown, $725, Neiman Marcus (neimanmarcus.com); Kate Spade earrings, $128, Kate Spade Plaza Frontenac (katespade.com)


A red dress is always a classic, and we love the surprise pink ruffle lining. Eliza J dress, $148, Nordstrom (nordstrom.com); Baublebar earrings, $44, Nordstrom


A gold dress is perfect for ringing in the new year. Black Halo dress, $500, Vie (viestlouis.com); Kate Spade studs, $58, Kate Spade Plaza Frontenac (katespade.com)


A velvet cape over a velvet dress is about as chic as it gets. Rungolee dress, $348, Rungolee (rungolee.com); Rungolee cape, $298, Rungolee; Earrings, price available upon request, Nordstrom (nordstrom.com)


Metallics jazz up any party and will have you sparkling all night. Rami Brooke dress, $425, Vie (viestlouis.com); Earrings, $18, Shine Boutique (shineboutiquestlouis.com)

Ladue News wishes to thank:

Model Tara Johnson with West Model Management

Hair stylist and makeup artist Brady Nance

Shot on location at Saint Louis Club

Katie is a mom of 3 who loves cooking as much as fashion and secretly wishes she had Matt Sorrell and Sarah Conard's jobs combined. Food photography is what I wish I had a talent (outside of Instagram) for!