It’s hard to believe, but after more than a year spent in quarantine, you’ll be able to get to bars, parties, and possibly clubs once more (assuming you’re vaccinated, of course). Exciting as that may seem, it leaves one very important question for you to figure out: What are party clothes again?
Getting dressed up for a night out used to be like second nature. Now, however, it’s so hard to remember what going out even looks like, much less what to wear. Luckily, you don't have to empty out your whole closet with “I have nothing to wear” playing on repeat in your head. Instead, check out all the following super cute going-out, party outfits. With these items in your rotation, all you need now is the getting-ready perfect playlist.
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Corsets are still all the rage, and Missguided’s Blue Corset Top ($29, Missguided) is ideal for standing out in the crowd. Rather than blend in with all the people wearing black, you can pair this top with a mini skirt or jeans to really pop.
Lara Croft from Tomb Raider is one of the hottest characters in film, and you can fight me on that. Channel her with Israella’s Laura Croft Skirt ($20, Israella). Since this piece is black, it will fit in seamlessly with your other party clothes, while the strappy style ensures it’s unlike anything else in your closet.
You don’t have to lose out on comfort if you’re taking your city by storm. PrettyLittleThing’s Cut Out Bike Shorts ($27, PrettyLittleThing) are incredibly soft, and the cutouts are very trendy, making for a photo-ready outfit.
You don’t even have to step out of your black-and-white comfort zone to get a funky look. Nasty Gal’s Marble Bodysuit ($20, Nasty Gal) and its neutral color palette will go with everything you own, but will also bring a vibey edge. Pair this top with a patterned bottom to really go all out.
You can never go wrong with a simple pair of bottoms, but why settle for simple when you can wear Zara’s psychedelic Cropped Print Pants ($50, Zara) instead? These pants look killer with any solid color shirt and are an easy, comfy way to break out of your plain-colored shell.