The Coolest Party Dresses $50 Can Buy

By now, you're probably tapped out from holiday shopping — and let's not forget about your regular bills, either. Did we mention it's only December 19? New Year's Eve is a little less than two weeks away and you have already (at least mentally) spent your next paycheck. Which means you're going to have to get thrifty with your outfit for December 31.
Of course, it helps to have knowledgable and experienced online shoppers (why, hello there) to walk you through this season's best budget-friendly offerings. Ahead, we've gathered 18 gorgeous party dresses; they're all under $50, but you'd never know if we didn't tell you so. It's best to scoop 'em up quick before the rest of the Internet catches on.

R29 Original Series