After spending weeks looking for the perfect festive (read: in-your-face flashy) frock for New Year’s Eve, the last thing anyone wants to spend money on is another unabashedly sparkly dress. We get it. But, every girl needs a go-to, cocktail-length option in her wardrobe for everything from an important dinner party to a last-minute event.
Because we feel your glitter-overload pain, we searched high and low for 10 ultra-versatile cocktail dresses that work just as well with a blazer for a daytime meeting as they do with a pair of killer heels for a midweek happy-hour sesh. And, rejoice in the fact that that you can wear ‘em with thick-knit tights for now and pack these picks away for heavy springtime rotation. Click through for our fave gam-baring picks!