By Camille Freestone
Amidst this festive season, few embark on a greater list of holiday soirées than fashion editors. Their calendars often bear the weight of two, three, four parties per night leading up to the holidays. Combine packed schedules with an albeit required knowledge of this season’s collections and it's safe to say they’ve whittled the notion of holiday dressing down to a science. We’ve asked five editors from a few of our favorite magazines to recount their approach to holiday dressing. They’re sharing tips for staying warm, office-to-party dressing, and, of course, accessorizing that you will hopefully be able to apply to your own party circuit this season.
“I am a ‘more is more’ kind of girl when it comes to getting dressed under the most mundane circumstances, but I definitely use the holidays as an excuse to turn things up even further. If it's shiny or sparkly or lush, it fits the bill for what I want to wear all season long. Regular standbys include a rack of party-ready dresses, fun tights, statement shoes (even better if they're platforms—lately, I can't get enough of the extra height), and over-the-top hair accessories—and yes, I absolutely will wear them all at once!”