And, you thought there were only four seasons in the year. Nope, folks — the time between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve deserves its own section in your calendar. Think about it. When else do you need a carefully curated, annually updated wardrobe that depends on the time of the year? Heck — forget pre-fall. Holiday deserves its own tab on Style.com.
So, to arm you with the only pieces that'll get you from party one to party 100 this month, we've put together a list of the holiday wardrobe essentials you'll be relying on to keep the season interesting. From warm, sophisticated layers to the surprising underpinnings that'll keep things exciting, the 30 elements ahead are key to any stylish social butterfly.