This post will show you our favorite New Years Eve fashion picks, all under $50.
Can you believe we are just a few weeks away from 2022?! The New Year is creeping up on us quickly which means it’s time to plan a spectacular outfit to celebrate in. I’m talking sequins, satins, velvets, you name it – NYE is the ultimate occasion to get dressed up!
If you want to ring in the New Year looking your best but you also don’t want to spend a fortune, we’ve got you covered. I’ve rounded up over 25+ fashion options that will be perfect for wearing on New Years Eve, all under $50!
With clothing pieces that range from simple to show-stopping, read on to find your perfect look to wear on NYE. Then, be sure to check out our guide to New Years Eve makeup!
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Mesh Mini Dress
You can’t go wrong with a black mini dress on New Year’s Eve! Take this classic look to the next level by opting for a dress with a trendy square neckline, mesh overlay, and ruching.
This dress has gorgeous, gathered fabric and a bodycon fit which will flatter your frame. It works with a number of shoe options including ankle booties, heels, and knee-high boots too!
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Rhinestone Fringe Mini Dress
This isn’t your average LBD. This black satin mini dress features a jaw-dropping rhinestone fringe trim that totally sets it apart and draws the eyes in.
You’ll have a blast dancing the night away in this dress since the sparkly fringe trim will move with you. Plus, the stretchy knit satin material will hold its shape (and is comfortable to wear). Pair this dress with some strappy black heels and statement earrings for the ultimate NYE look.
Mesh Bustier Top
Of course, dresses aren’t your only clothing option on NYE. A mesh bustier top is dressy and would look fab with some faux leather or wide-leg pants for the evening.
This top has hundreds of 5-star reviews for its quality, boning, and fit. It comes in over 15 different colors, so you’ll have tons of hues to choose from. The toffee, black, and white versions of this bustier are especially perfect for New Years Eve fashion.
Flared Rhinestone Cut-Out Leggings
I am obsessed with these super sexy flared leggings which have cut-outs on the sides and rhinestone chains. They are such show-stoppers!
Flared pants are totally in-style this season, so these trendy pants are sure to make a statement. Wear them with a cute blouse or crop top and some heeled booties.
Glitter Mini Dress
New Year’s Eve calls for sparkles! This glitter mini dress will make you shine. It has a super flattering fit. Its v-neckline, envelope hem, and body-hugging design make this dress a winner. The muted glitter is ornate without being too over-the-top, adding just the right amount of glam.
Plus, I personally prefer long sleeve dresses and tops on NYE because it can be quite chilly this time of year, especially past midnight.
Sequin Cami & Midi Skirt Set
Take the guesswork out of getting ready by opting for a matching set. This coordinated sequin cropped cami and midi skirt set was practically made for NYE! The allover sequin embellishments make this set feel so festive, along with details like the skirt’s knotted waist and cami’s crisscross back.
This set also comes in a cream/silver color combo that is equally as sparkly and beautiful.
One-Shoulder Mini Dress
Silver shimmer feels right for a New Years Eve fashion look. This silver mini dress has a one-shoulder design that is trendy and would look incredible with some black knee-high boots or strappy heels.
It also has a partially open back with a single strap running through which makes this dress as stylish from the back as it is from the front.
Faux Leather V-Waist Pants
If dresses or skirts aren’t your vibe for NYE, faux leather pants are definitely the way to go. These have a bit more flair than your average pair, thanks to their high-rise V-waistline and straight-leg fit. The V-waistline is going to make you look stellar and it is perfect for pairing with a cute crop top.
These faux leather pants also have stretch, making them comfy to move around (and dance!) in.
Sparkly Open-Back Crop Top
New Years Eve is the ultimate occasion to wear anything with an open back. This shimmery silver mock-neck crop top has a fully open back with a tie closure for a major “wow” factor.
Its sparkly fabric is perfect for a party setting and would look amazing with faux leather pants.
Velvet Cut-Out Dress
Velvet is another top choice when it comes to New Years Eve fashion. This fabric is heavier (which is ideal for December and January) and has an ultra-luxurious feel and look to it. The dark green shade of this dress is a fashionable alternative to black and the cut-out detailing is super eye-catching.
This dress has a total holiday vibe that you could wear this entire month! Why wait for NYE?
Gold Sequin Faux-Wrap Crop Top
Gold is another fabulous color option to wear on New Years Eve, especially when it involves sequins.
This sequined crop top has a faux-wrap design that is very flattering, along with its satin bow detail around the waist. The long sleeves also make this a great option for wintertime. Wear it with pants or a mini skirt for a dazzling look.
Mock Neck Ruched Dress
Nothing says New Year’s like glitter does! This mini dress has allover ruching that makes it ultra trendy, while its mock neck and long sleeves keep it looking chic.
Plus, the glitter knit-lined fabric offers some stretch that will move with you all night long.
Chainmail Cowl Crop Top
Ring in the New Year with a show-stopping chainmail crop top. This silver top has straps and a cowl neckline that give it a mega-luxe look.
The high-polish shine of this top is going to look incredible in your NYE photos, too!
Glitter Lace-Up Back Dress
A lace-up back dress is going to make a sexy statement on NYE, especially in sapphire blue glitter.
This find is a fan-favorite and features a form-fitting design, long sleeves, and a v-neckline. Its body-hugging fit is going to accentuate your curves and it’s available in 14 different colors if blue doesn’t fit your fancy.
Jewel-Trim Mini Skirt
If you just want to wear a subtle amount of sparkle, try this jewel-trimmed mini skirt. This high-waisted skirt has an asymmetric hem with jewel appliqué trim. It adds just the right amount of sparkle without being over-the-top.
There are many ways you can style this mini skirt (even beyond New Years). Wear it with a bodysuit, a turtleneck, or even a simple white t-shirt for multiple fashionable looks.
You’ll be the life of the party in this golden sequin mini dress with an open back.
Fully covered in sequins, this mini dress has a cool asymmetrical neckline that sets it apart, along with its crisscross open back.
Asymmetric Hem Midi Dress
Move over mini dresses – midi dresses are another great option for New Years Eve fashion!
This dazzling midi dress features an asymmetrical hemline with a bold slit, cowl neckline, and halter neck-tie, all in a shimmering silver fabric. Wear it with heels and consider sporting a faux leather biker jacket over top for some edge.
Sequin Open-Back Maxi Dress
Are you headed to a fancy NYE event? If that’s the case, this elegant black sequin maxi dress is a fabulous choice.
The column silhouette and long length make this dress fancy, as does its sequins. It also boasts an open back with crisscross straps that are super gorgeous.
Metallic Cross-Back Bodysuit
Turn heads in this dark blue metallic bodysuit with an open cross-back.
Its plunging neckline and crisscross back straps give it a sultry look that would pair perfectly with high-waisted pants or a mini skirt.
The mesh metallic fabric has major sheen that adds interest to the midnight blue hue. This bodysuit is also available in metallic silver, which would also be great for New Years Eve.
Twist-Front Bodycon Mini Dress
If you want an ensemble that you’ll be able to wear to plenty of other occasions beyond NYE, check out this black twist-front bodycon mini dress. It has a classic design that you could also wear to formals, parties, weddings, and more.
The fabric is similar to satin, with major sheen and a touch of stretch to help it retain its shape. The twist-front and overlapping hem will flatter your body without revealing too much, making this dress so versatile.
Sequin Camisole Top
Sequins are going to add instant glamour to your New Year’s Eve look, whether you opt for a dress or a cute camisole top.
Light-catching sequins adorn this cropped cami, which also has adjustable ties to cinch the side of this top for a customized fit. You can even wear this top with jeans for a more laid-back, yet still festive, NYE look.
Faux Feather-Trim Mini Dress
If sequins aren’t your thing but you still want a little *drama* in your NYE ensemble, try feathers. Feather trimming is a major trend this season, not to mention super fun to wear!
This black feather-trim mini dress has just the right amount of sass to stand out and look fashionable, minus the sparkles. The faux feather trim along the neckline adds a glam, playful feel to the dress.
Steal the scene in a glittery silver crop top and skirt set to steal the New Years Eve fashion scene. Though sold separately, this set still comes out to less than $50 and you’ll be able to wear the pieces individually for future occasions, too.
The silver metallic fabric will make you shine in a sea of black dresses.
Stone Mesh Bodysuit
Step out in this black mesh bodysuit with stone detailing that will make you sparkle.
This bodysuit would look fabulous with high-waisted faux leather pants or a black mini skirt. It has puff sleeves, a sweetheart v-neckline, and comfortable mesh fabric.
Velvet Corset Ruched Open Back Dress
This sultry velvet mini dress is going to hug your body in all of the right places thanks to its corset-style top and ruched bottom. Plus, it has a low, open back that is adds to its flirty vibe.
Don’t forget to use PLT’s discount code to bring this dress under $50.
P.S. – Imagine how luxe this dress would look with a faux fur jacket worn over top!
Sequin Plunging Romper
Wearing a romper on NYE is a surefire way to stand out in the crowd, especially when it’s covered in sequins! This elevated romper features a surplice neckline and a mock wrap design which gives the hem a chic, asymmetrical look. This sequined romper also comes in silver, another great NYE option.
And if you’re worried about being cold, don’t fret: you can always add tights to this piece.
Sleeveless Sequin Mini Dress
TBH, I can’t think of a better time to wear a silver sequin mini dress than on New Years Eve.
With a plunging neckline, slinky straps, and allover silver sequins, you’ll rival the 2022 Ball Drop in this dress!
What do you think of our New Years Eve fashion picks?
For even more New Year’s fashion, see our guide to 24 Gorgeous New Year’s Eve Outfits.
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