9 Outfits You Can Wear To A Casual Christmas Party

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Not all your Christmas parties would be black tie affairs, some might just be casual family and friend gathering. So take it easy and pack your gowns and tiaras away and don't worry about what to wear to a casual Christmas party. 

You can show up in a festive colour, even wear your most comfortable clothes, indulge in good food and basically just have a great time with the ones you love. But just to still be on the safe side, if the thought of what to wear to a casual Christmas party makes you anxious, worry not, we have some style inspirations for you. 

Just remember that there are no set rules for such casual dos. So you can get totally creative with your outfits. A mix and match situation with festive colours or accessories that scream Christmas. The choices are endless. 

To make these 'choices' easier, here is our round up of some of the most causal outfits for a Christmas party. These are all fashion-girl approved, cool, quirky, casual, festive and most importantly, comfortable. 

What To Wear To A Casual Christmas Party

1. Jeans and tee

 
 
 
 
 
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When you don't want to put too much effort in your look, but still want to look festive, a casual mum jean with a fancy festive colour top is the way to go. 

2. Monochrome co-ords 

 
 
 
 
 
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Rushing to a casual do after a long day at office? How about carry the same outfit to your party! This gorgeous and fashionable set is certainly our inspiration this festive season. The white shirt adds a much needed relief and would cut it short of looking like you borrowed your dress from an elf.

3. Mix and match prints 

 
 
 
 
 
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Take your inspiration from Heart Evangelista who knows how to mix and match prints this festive season. A bold printed skirt with a feminine top and a sleek pony is all you need to stand out at your causal do. 

4. Christmas ready 

 
 
 
 
 
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If you're in the mood to go all monochromatic in red, this is a good option. A casual red jumpsuit or PJs (quite literally). Add a fancy accessory to it, like a designer handbag or shoes and finish it off with a relaxed updo. We're taking our inspiration from Sarah Lahbati. 

5. Stripes on stripes

 
 
 
 
 
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A casual do sometimes calls for a super casual outfit and Gabbi Garcia's stripe shorts a shirt scream Christmas. She's accessorised her look with long white socks and trainers and she couldn't look more festive with all the festive lights around her. 

6. Florals for Christmas, groundbreaking indeed!

 
 
 
 
 
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We stan this gorgeous fairytale floral dress and its the perfect option for a Christmas brunch with friends and family. A fuzz-free, flowy and forgiving (eat-all-you-want) outfit, this is great for those who don't want to miss out on all that yummy food. 

7. Dress down or dress up 

 
 
 
 
 
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A simple red dress is always a great and perhaps the easiest choice for a casual Christmas do. We're taking our inspiration from the beautiful Megan Young. All you need are snazzy heels and a simply hairdo and you are good to go. 

8. Serve up some casual swag on the way 

 
 
 
 
 
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Yes, we are talking about casual. But for some girls casual is also synonymous with glam. And what better time to serve up just a tad bit of casual glam than on Christmas.

If you like to break the rules and don't want to follow the same green and red theme, there is always an in between and we're taking our inspiration from Lovi Poe. 

9. The denim on denim approach 

 
 
 
 
 
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For those who cannot separate themselves from their mum jeans and denim jackets, Christmas is a great time to just well, be yourself. Don't worry about what to wear to a casual christmas party!

You are surrounded by your loves ones, your family members and your dear friends who know this is your style, so why change? Just be yourself, rock your denim on denim look and enjoy the holiday season. 

Also read: Celebrate The Season With The 125 Best Christmas Songs OF ALL TIME, From A-Z 

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Written by

Deepshikha Punj