Little dresses – in anything but black: Put away your LBD! Choose bold shades to stand out this party season

Little dresses – in anything but blackPut away your LBD! Choose bold shades to stand out this party season

Red dress, 69, mandco.com. Cuff, 85, stelladot.co.uk. Shoes, 245, Russell & Bromley, 020 7629 6903

Red dress, 69, mandco.com. Cuff, 85, stelladot.co.uk. Shoes, 245, Russell & Bromley, 020 7629 6903

Purple dress, 130, boden.com. Earrings, 10, marksandspencer.com. Ring, 145, monicavinader.com. Bag, 65, ninewest.co.uk. Shoes, 125, lkbennett.com

Purple dress, 130, boden.com. Earrings, 10, marksandspencer.com. Ring, 145, monicavinader.com. Bag, 65, ninewest.co.uk. Shoes, 125, lkbennett.com

Green dress, 39.50, marksandspencer.com. Shrug, 125, Jigsaw at johnlewis.com. Shoes, 75, coast-stores.com

Green dress, 39.50, marksandspencer.com. Shrug, 125, Jigsaw at johnlewis.com. Shoes, 75, coast-stores.com

Purple dress, 220, Mary at houseoffraser.com. Necklace, 20, topshop.com. Shoes, 65, Head Over Heels 020 7258 3605

Purple dress, 220, Mary at houseoffraser.com. Necklace, 20, topshop.com. Shoes, 65, Head Over Heels 020 7258 3605

Blue dress, 180, Pied a terre at houseoffraser.com Necklace, 16, marksandspencer.com Bag, 150, jaeger.co.uk Shoes, 90, dune.co.uk

Blue dress, 180, Pied a terre athouseoffraser.com. Necklace, 16, marksandspencer.com. Bag, 150, jaeger.co.uk. Shoes, 90, dune.co.uk

Pink dress, 179, Fenn Wright Manson at johnlewis.com Necklace, 27, riverisland.com Bag, 14.99, hm.com Shoes, 111, French Connection at javari.co.uk

Pink dress, 179, Fenn Wright Manson at johnlewis.com. Necklace, 27, riverisland.com. Bag, 14.99, hm.com. Shoes, 111, French Connection at javari.co.uk

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