Who doesn't love an excuse to get dressed up? Whether you fancy being Santa’s little helper or all 'wrapped' up this festive season, LittleBlackDress.co.uk is overflowing with dressing up ideas for Christmas and the best Christmas party dresses and accessories to help you do just that. From striking occasion wear to our fabulous range of classic LBDs, we really do have the perfect outfit for every occasion. So deck the halls with boughs of holly, because Santa Claus is coming to town – and he’s bringing the perfect Christmas party dresses to put in your stocking! SANTA BABY

 Get the look: Lagom Lisbon Dress in Red, £105; Moda in Pelle Zenda Shoe Boot in Jet Black, £129.95; Aftershock London Jema Clutch Bag, £46; Zoe & Morgan Sassy Silver Earrings, £116; Brandts Sterling Silver Twist Bracelet.

Embrace the festive season this December by making a statement in the traditional holiday colour. Prepare to fall in love with this fit and flare embellished dress that will see you party ready and picture perfect whatever this holiday season throws at you. Worried about looking more Mrs Claus than femme fatale? Add some attitude to your ensemble with a studded clutch and glittering shoe boots, and keep jewellery minimal and chic for a fail-safe look this Christmas. SANTA'S LITTLE HELPER

Get the look: Forever Unique Raglan Dress in Green, £100; Aftershock London Amy Heels in Black, £71; Aftershock Casey Clutch Bag in Gold, £56; Byrogue Stud Knuckle Ring in silver, £145; Astrid and Miyu My Fairytale Earrings, £49.

If you're in the mood for something a little different this year, we recommend spicing up your festive wardrobe with a seasonal emerald green dress.  Make your Christmas extra magical by adding a pair of ultra-glam strappy heels that will let you dance the night away, a statement rock-chic clutch bag and some carefully-selected pieces of iconic jewellery. Perfect!

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Get the look: Danilo Gabrielli Long Knit Dress in Black, £340; Aftershock London Selma Floral Heels, £66; Astric and Miyu Locked Love Ring in Rose Gold, £49; Astrid and Miyu Vanity Fair Earrings in Rose Gold, £79; Astrid and Miyu Pink Martini Bracelet in Rose Gold, £89.

A message to all those looking to wow this Christmas: Danilo Gabrielli's luxury range of designer dresses was made for you! Not that we need an excuse, but if Christmas doesn't warrant a little bit of indulgence then what does? A dress this fabulous deserves to be matched by only the best accessories, so think rose-gold pieces of jewellery and delicate, appliquéd heels.

Shop the full collection of Christmas party dresses at LittleBlackDress.co.uk here.