Nine Christmas Party Dresses

Her eponymous fashion line launched in 1990 and immediately attracted legions of glamorous fans, including Diana, Princess of Wales and Queen Rania of Jordan and, later, mega-stars like Beyonce, Angelina Jolie and Scarlett Johansson.

Today, Amanda Wakeley is known for her chic ready-to-wear styles. Her pieces are characterised by their impeccable cut, clean lines and good taste. Using the finest materials and the latest crafting techniques, Wakeley designs her collections to flatter and inspire multi-talented and multi-tasking women – and to make them feel fantastic.

Could there be anyone better to turn to, then, for festive party wear? Here is our pick of Amanda Wakeley’s finest party dresses.

Metallic Drape Dress

Go for gold at Christmas and dazzle in this timeless column dress.

Midnight Blue Satin Stripe Midi Dress

With its funky asymmetric hemline and rich, classic colour, this is a dress for every party.

Black Jacquard Short Dress

Playful but smart, this perfectly tailored and delicately embroidered dress is worthy of a special occasion.

Silver & Black Long Silk Dress

With its contemporary edge, this Grecian-style gown says: “I’m a goddess with gusto”.

Tsuchi Black Long Dress

Be prepared for a hush to descend over the room when you walk in wearing this one.

Valley Midnight Silk Dress

This frock is elegant, classic and oozes good taste; you will return to it time and again.

Black Satin Jumpsuit

Yes, it’s a jumpsuit and, therefore, not technically a party dress – but it’s made of satin, exquisitely cut and guaranteed to set a party alight.

Black Lace Midi Dress

Match your lipstick to the bright red detailing on this intricate dress and you’ll be the belle of the ball.

Silver Embellished Short Dress

A festive frock with an Art Deco vibe – let this dress do the talking.