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12 LA Shops For Head-Turning Holiday Party Dresses

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With holiday party season in full swing, it's time to start gathering your arsenal of chic party dresses for every wintertime fete on your agenda. We know the hunt for the perfect dress (or dresses) can be a little daunting; fortunately, LA is brimming with rad retailers stocking a variety of statement styles.

To help make your search less of a challenge, we've mapped out 12 frock-filled spots to find stunners that are sure to impress. To score lust-worthy castoffs, head to Jewelmint's pop-up shop where Closet Rich's pre-loved wares are currently holding court. For casually sexy numbers Reformation is where it's at, and if you're looking for an elegant evening gown to make an entrance, Shareen has got you covered. Whatever your style, your perfect party dress awaits.


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1. Alice + Olivia

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410 North Beverly Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 341 2870
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From floor-length embellished gowns to colorful mini frocks, you'll surely find a gorgeous dress fit for any holiday soiree and beyond. [Photo: Alice + Olivia/Instagram]

2. Closet Rich at Jewelmint

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322 South Robertson Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90034
A sheath Isabel Marant dress and a bejeweled Joie top are just some of the party-perfect goods that can be found nestled in Closet Rich's corner at Jewelmint's Robertson pop up. They'll be available daily through January—get there quick.
8500 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, California 90048
(855) 466-7467
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For budget-friendly party dresses, head to H&M. They stock a bunch of different styles in a variety of colors. Low prices allow for picking up more than just one. [Photo: Beverly Center]

4. INTERMIX

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110 N Robertson Blvd
Los Angeles, California 90048
(310) 860-0113
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If all-black-everything is the name of your game, Intermix is the spot for you. Find a slew of LBDs by heavy-hitting labels like Helmut Lang, A.L.C. and more. Their body-hugging Herve Leger dresses are also sure to turn heads. [Photo: Intermix]

5. Maje

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8500 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, California 90048
(310) 360-2904
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If you haven't had a chance to check out the brand spanking new Maje store at the Beverly Center, party dress shopping is as good an excuse as any. Cult-cool wares are their specialty.

6. Scoop NYC

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265 N Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, California 90210
(310) 362-6100
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At luxe boutique Scoop NYC, shoppers can nab partywear from brands like Missoni, Clover Canyon, Iro, Zac Posen and many more. [Photo: Scoop NYC]

7. Scotch And Soda

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1340 Abbot Kinney Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90291
(310) 584-7593
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Nab stylish numbers at Scotch & Soda's Venice boutique. Styles range for casual-cool to fancy. There's cute mini skirts in the mix, too.

8. Shareen

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8377 W 3rd St
Los Angeles, California 90048
(323) 782-8122
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Looking to stand out? Walk into any party donning Shareen's elegant evening wear and you are sure to attract attention. [Photo: Elizabeth Daniels]

9. Stylehaus

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189 The Grove Drive Dr PS02
Los Angeles, California 90036
(323) 655-5900
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If you're planning to attend a more decadent affair, members-only high-end boutique stylehaüs has got you covered. Nab show-stopping wares that are ahead of all the trends [Photo: Stylehaus]

10. Reformation

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8253 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90046
(323) 852-0005
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Maxis, minis, backless and cut-outs galore make up Reformation's rad offerings. Dresses are simple, sexy and best of all, sustainable. [Photo: Reformation/Facebook]

11. Topshop Topman

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189 The Grove Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 938-1085
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Topshop is brimming with chic party dress options. They've got a little bit of everything. Frilly, flowy and lacey are just some standouts styles. [Photo: The Grove]

12. Zara

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10250 Santa Monica Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90067
(310) 201-9700
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Cult-cool retailer Zara is a definite go-to on your party dress shopping hit list. Their chic minimalist wares never disappoint. [Photo: Yelp]

1. Alice + Olivia

410 North Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
From floor-length embellished gowns to colorful mini frocks, you'll surely find a gorgeous dress fit for any holiday soiree and beyond. [Photo: Alice + Olivia/Instagram]
410 North Beverly Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

2. Closet Rich at Jewelmint

322 South Robertson Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90034
A sheath Isabel Marant dress and a bejeweled Joie top are just some of the party-perfect goods that can be found nestled in Closet Rich's corner at Jewelmint's Robertson pop up. They'll be available daily through January—get there quick.
322 South Robertson Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90034

3. H&M

8500 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90048
For budget-friendly party dresses, head to H&M. They stock a bunch of different styles in a variety of colors. Low prices allow for picking up more than just one. [Photo: Beverly Center]
8500 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, California 90048

4. INTERMIX

110 N Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90048
If all-black-everything is the name of your game, Intermix is the spot for you. Find a slew of LBDs by heavy-hitting labels like Helmut Lang, A.L.C. and more. Their body-hugging Herve Leger dresses are also sure to turn heads. [Photo: Intermix]
110 N Robertson Blvd
Los Angeles, California 90048

5. Maje

8500 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90048
If you haven't had a chance to check out the brand spanking new Maje store at the Beverly Center, party dress shopping is as good an excuse as any. Cult-cool wares are their specialty.
8500 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, California 90048

6. Scoop NYC

265 N Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, California 90210
At luxe boutique Scoop NYC, shoppers can nab partywear from brands like Missoni, Clover Canyon, Iro, Zac Posen and many more. [Photo: Scoop NYC]
265 N Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, California 90210

7. Scotch And Soda

1340 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90291
Nab stylish numbers at Scotch & Soda's Venice boutique. Styles range for casual-cool to fancy. There's cute mini skirts in the mix, too.
1340 Abbot Kinney Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90291

8. Shareen

8377 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, California 90048
Looking to stand out? Walk into any party donning Shareen's elegant evening wear and you are sure to attract attention. [Photo: Elizabeth Daniels]
8377 W 3rd St
Los Angeles, California 90048

9. Stylehaus

189 The Grove Drive Dr PS02, Los Angeles, California 90036
If you're planning to attend a more decadent affair, members-only high-end boutique stylehaüs has got you covered. Nab show-stopping wares that are ahead of all the trends [Photo: Stylehaus]
189 The Grove Drive Dr PS02
Los Angeles, California 90036

10. Reformation

8253 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Maxis, minis, backless and cut-outs galore make up Reformation's rad offerings. Dresses are simple, sexy and best of all, sustainable. [Photo: Reformation/Facebook]
8253 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90046

11. Topshop Topman

189 The Grove Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Topshop is brimming with chic party dress options. They've got a little bit of everything. Frilly, flowy and lacey are just some standouts styles. [Photo: The Grove]
189 The Grove Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90036

12. Zara

10250 Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90067
Cult-cool retailer Zara is a definite go-to on your party dress shopping hit list. Their chic minimalist wares never disappoint. [Photo: Yelp]
10250 Santa Monica Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90067