Traditional smoking shapes come in rich reds and moody blues for an easy-to-wear update on the classic.
More adventurous souls might get the party started in pink lurex or sleek leather.
For more casual occasions, ditch the jacket altogether and go bold with the motif on your shirt instead.
For women, it’s not all about a little black dress this Christmas, shift dresses aren’t just for the office – Prada’s take this season is sheer, and trimmed with a shaggy shearling fringe which is tantalisingly tactile.
The best partywear for Christmas