You’re not alone if the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of New Year’s Eve outfits is all sparkles, all the time. There’s no better way to ring in the New Year than dressing as the physical embodiment of a disco ball. But maybe sequins and sparkles aren’t quite your thing, or you’re looking to switch up your New Year’s Eve dress this year.
Sparkles aren’t the only thing that screams “festive” this time of year (far from it!). From soft velvet to shiny plisse to shimmering satin, there are more ways to shine in your New Year’s Eve dress than by dressing in head-to-toe sequins. We’ve rounded up 26 non-sparkly options (that are still festive) that are begging to be worn when you’re counting down to midnight.