Showstopping Holiday Outfits You Can Wear Now & Later

fashion blogger mia mia mine wearing a black crop sweater from nordstromThe holiday season is upon us, and the excitement of festive gatherings and sparkling soirées is in the air. Whether it’s a casual family gathering or a glitzy office party, finding the perfect outfit can be a daunting task. But there’s always one destination that never fails to make the holiday rush manageable and exciting: Nordstrom. Known for its exquisite collection of outfits, versatile gifts, and last-minute accessories, Nordstrom reigns supreme as the go-to hub for fashion enthusiasts and gift seekers alike. This season, their holiday stash does not disappoint! No matter the occasion or your personal style, I’ve rounded up some of my favorite festive outfits that not only steal the spotlight but can transition into your day-to-day wardrobe for months to come.

When it comes to making a bold statement during the holiday season, there’s no color quite as striking as red. Think a vibrant red dress paired with a faux fur coat – or even something as simple as crimson leggings and a matching bodysuit. This monochromatic look is an instant head-turner, ensuring you stand out in any holiday gathering.

You can also make a grand entrance with a statement skirt that steals the spotlight – like this one from Naked Wardrobe. If red leather isn’t your vibe, opt for a skirt adorned with sequins or a faux fur trim. Pair it with a casual top in a neutral shade to let the skirt shine as the focal point of your outfit. I love how this piece transitions from elegant holiday dinners to low key get-togethers.

Holiday festivities call for a touch of shimmer. Incorporating high-shine materials like metallics, sequins, or lamé into your attire instantly adds a festive sparkle. Whether you choose a sequined top, a metallic blazer, or shimmery pants, these materials catch the light and create a captivating effect wherever you are.

Leather textures are no longer reserved for edgy looks; they’ve found their way into the holiday fashion scene. A leather skirt, pants, or even a dress exudes sophistication. This texture offers a modern twist to traditional holiday attire, allowing you to express your style in a more unconventional, yet undeniably chic, way.

Embracing the cozy side of the holidays, nothing beats the warmth and charm of cozy knits. A chunky knit sweater or a knitted dress is a perfect choice for intimate gatherings and relaxed family dinners. It’s an ideal way to balance comfort with style during the holiday season.

No holiday outfit is complete without the right accessories. Statement earrings, an embellished bag, or eye-catching shoes can take your outfit from 0 to 10 instantly. Opt for accessories with a touch of sparkle or those in classic gold or silver tones to complement your chosen holiday attire. They’re the finishing touches that tie your ensemble together and make it truly special.


xo, Maria

Free People Cropped Pullover (under $100! wearing an XS)
Naked Wardrobe Red Croc Midi Skirt (under $100! wearing an XS)
Christian Louboutin Heels 
Saint Laurent Hobo Bag
Saint Laurent Blaze Sunglasses

Mango Black Coat (wearing an XS)
Saint Laurent YSL Brooch
Commando Ballet Bodysuit
Commando Faux Leather Leggings (wearing an XS)
Similar Combat Boots (and here)

This post is sponsored by Nordstrom.

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