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12 LA Shops For Head-Turning Holiday Party Dresses

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Shareen on West 3rd. Photo by Elizabeth Daniels.

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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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Alice + Olivia

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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]

Closet Rich at Jewelmint

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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.
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]

INTERMIX

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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]
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.

Scoop NYC

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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]

Scotch And Soda

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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.

Shareen

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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]

Stylehaus

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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]

Reformation

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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]

Topshop Topman

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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]
Cult-cool retailer Zara is a definite go-to on your party dress shopping hit list. Their chic minimalist wares never disappoint. [Photo: Yelp]

Alice + Olivia

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]

Closet Rich at Jewelmint

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.

H&M

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]

INTERMIX

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]

Maje

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.

Scoop NYC

At luxe boutique Scoop NYC, shoppers can nab partywear from brands like Missoni, Clover Canyon, Iro, Zac Posen and many more. [Photo: Scoop NYC]

Scotch And Soda

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.

Shareen

Looking to stand out? Walk into any party donning Shareen's elegant evening wear and you are sure to attract attention. [Photo: Elizabeth Daniels]

Stylehaus

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]

Reformation

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]

Topshop Topman

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]

Zara

Cult-cool retailer Zara is a definite go-to on your party dress shopping hit list. Their chic minimalist wares never disappoint. [Photo: Yelp]