16 Affordable Party Dresses That Will Make You Look Expensive

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We don’t know about you, but this festive season has got us super excitement for all the elevated style that comes along with it, hell yaaaas. Fash fans, say hello to all things glitter, glamour, high-shine and sequin! Haven’t got your soirée dress sorted yet? Look no further – we’re here to save your day by presenting you with sixteen budget-friendly party dresses that look a lot more expensive than they actually are…

1 Metallic Cut Outs

2 90’s Scarf Print Wrap

3 Black Turtle Neck Lurex Bodycon

4 Saucy One Shoulder

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5 Patent Off-The-Shoulder

6 Plunge Collar Tie Shift

7 Silky plunge wrap shift

8 Ruched Bodycon

9 Cream Bodycon

10 Metallic Thread

11 Cowl back bodycon

12 V Neck Sequin

13 Velour Maxi

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14 Silver Satin Slinky

15 Layered Sleeve Shift

16 Longer Metallic Wrap

Which one of these sexy dresses is your fave? Let us know and tweet us @CosmopolitanSA

Feature image: @drayamichele

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