As the great Mariah Carey once proclaimed: “It’s…TIME!” As we inch closer to the most wonderful time of the year, holiday plans are starting to take shape. And we know what you must be thinking: What am I going to wear? Fear not—we’re here to get you party-ready ahead of the game. All it takes is one (or two) special pieces to shine bright, and with options aplenty this season, we have no doubt that we’ve got what you need to create a winning holiday look.

To usher in that festive mood, we’ve narrowed the best head-turning, on-trend, party-worthy pieces to add to your wardrobe this year. Shop our freshly picked favourites below.

Mock Croc Embossed Ankle Boot, Massimo Dutti

Price: $359


These Massimo Dutti cowhide leather ankle boots go the extra mile as they make for a great transitional shoe. Consider it the perfect black boot to wear under straight leg denim and silk skirts. If you’re dreaming of the Khaite version, this might just be the next best thing.

Rhinestone Mini Skirt, Mango x Jen Ceballos

Price: $250


Looking for that one statement piece that will jazz up your outfit? This sparkly rhinestone mini fits the bill and has a minimalistic flair to it. Combine the fierceness of a leather jacket and knee-high boots with this skirt for dinner and drinks with friends. Hot tip: Don’t sleep on influencer Jen Ceballos’ party collection with Mango, which features a slew of high-shine, timeless styles just in time for festive dressing season.

Nicola Studs, Biko

Price: $165


Accessorizing with a pair of 80’s-inspired button earrings is a surefire way elevate any party look. Finish off any outfit with Biko’s bold 14k gold studs, made with love in Toronto.

Black Quinn Blazer, Anine Bing

Price: $550


When it comes to styling a blazer, the magic is in finding the balance between the masculine and feminine. Inspired by vintage menswear, the Anine Bing Quinn Blazer is constructed from fully lined 100% wool and features shoulder pads that makes this the perfect oversized, boxy blazer to wear over your daintiest undergarments and slinkiest dresses.

Long Sleeve Draped Mini Dress, Dynamite

Price: $70


One look at this long-sleeved draped mini dress and Saint Laurent instantly comes to mind. It’s designed with a slight stretch to contour to your body shape and provide ultimate comfort. Pair this ‘Kalamata Green’ number with black pantyhose, pointy-toe stilettos, vintage gold button earrings and a long wool coat for a stunning holiday look.

Layla Velvet Skirt, Reformation

Price: $288


A velvet midi skirt is an undeniably chic choice when dressing for festive gatherings. We found one that hits all the right spots and delivers on quality. Reformation’s Layla Velvet Skirt is designed to be form-fitting but still maintains a relaxed feel. To take a page from Rosie Hungtington-Whiteley’s book, we’re pairing the black Layla with an off-white cashmere turtleneck and silver cuffs.

Turo Long Sleeved Jumper, Ba&sh

Price: $385


If a luxe jumper is missing from your wardrobe, this alpaca version from Ba&sh might be the one that delivers on all fronts. With shoulder pads and a surprise backless detail, it’s perfect for styling with a strappy dress or trousers like a true Parisian girlie.

Beaded Shoulder Bag, Zara

Price: $80


In keeping with the metallic trend this season, we’ve got our heart set on Zara’s eye-catching shoulder bag with metallic beading for every party occasion. You can’t go wrong with the black or gold version—it’s also an inexpensive dupe for the iconic Rabanne Nano bag.

Floral Applique Halterneck Top, Magda Burtrym

Price: $1,375


We’re a big fan of Magda Butrym’s ultra-feminine rose embellished details, especially when it comes to this gorgeous red top. Style it with wide leg trousers and black pointy toe boots to create a sexy-sweet style moment.

Red Vidya Pumps, Salvatore Ferragamo

Price: $1,200


We’re embracing red tones more than ever this year, so naturally we’re accenting our holiday looks with jaw-dropping Ferragamo red pumps. Pair these fiery beauties with stockings and an oversized blazer dress to show off your legs—and the shoe, of course.

Cropped Jacket, Sandro

Price: $665


Investing in stylish jackets and outerwear is a must for colder days ahead. This cropped structured wool jacket falls exactly where you want it to, allowing you to show off your shape in the most stylish way possible. We’re particularly fond of its decorative buttons, contrasting cuffs and textured stripe detailing throughout.

Ballet Pumps, J. Crew Collection

Price: $394


We’re head over heels for these limited-edition J.Crew ballet pumps. Its sleek stiletto heel not only adds a few inches to your height, but it also makes the simplest of outfits feel classy. Picture a red cable knit with blue denim and these gems on foot: irresistibly chic.

Studded Wristlet, COS

Price: $185


The ultimate party pouch adorned with studs in ultra-soft nappa leather: we’re sold. Inject some shine to your monochromatic outfit with this edgy COS clutch, designed to stand out and hold all of your essentials.