Screw fall. Forget Fashion Week. Holiday time is when your closet matters most. Think about it: Is there any other moment in the year where you'll jet from party to party to see every single person you know — and their mothers? Nope.
So, to prep you for the busy season to come and streamline your outfit decisions (spend that extra time gift shopping so you don't end up doing a desperate dash through the drugstore at the last minute), we're arming you with the ultimate list of holiday wardrobe essentials. From perfect conversation-starting dresses to fancy coats that complement your dressed-up looks to actually comfortable heels to dance the night away in, these are the festive musts your closet's going to need for the next couple months.