'Tis the season for holiday parties—and judging by your overflowing inbox you’re about to get your RSVP on. Once you’ve hit reply, it’s all about decoding dress codes: festive attire, black tie, cocktail, dress to impress…the list is endless. You can never go wrong in an LBD, but it might be time to give this old friend the night off. Stand out from the sea of black dresses with this season’s colourful array of party dresses and jumpsuits. From hot pink to cobalt blue, we’ve rounded up 9 bright fête-worthy finds that are guaranteed to be the life of the party. 

Sarah Casselman
Sarah Casselman

Sarah Casselman is a Toronto-based fashion writer, editor and custom content creator. Formerly the editor-in-chief of 1879 by Birks, she’s also worked at FASHION Magazine and Flare, two of Canada’s top fashion publications. She’s been featured as a style expert on a variety of media programs including The Social, CityLine, ET Canada and The Morning Show. Accessories and 80s prep are her kryptonite.