Dressing for the festive season: what to wear (and wish for) this Christmas

Mhairi Mann

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11 December 2020

From Zoom-friendly glittery jumpers and the perfect party flats, to going-out tops and slippery silk pjyamas in glossy champagne hues, here are the most desirable knits, camisoles and statement accessories to wear right through the festive season – whether you're leaving the house or not

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 From top left: La Perla Maison silk shorts, £350, farfetch.com; Olivia Von Halle Lila printed silk-satin pajama set, £460, net-a-porter.com; Sleeper Le Weekend Chic pyjamas, £195, brownsfashion.com; Jo Malone Fresh Fig & Cassis Townhouse Candle, £90, jomalone.com; Jennifer Behr crystal-embellished headband, £373, farfetch.com; Fleur Du Mal James lace-trimmed silk-blend satin camisole, £197, net-a-porter.com

From top left: Temperley London Clove velvet waistcoat, £320, alicetemperley.com; Le Colonel Champagne silk scrunchie, £13, lecolonel.com; Jade Pearl Top, £525, safiro.com; Duncan lurex gold top, £578, matchesfashion.com; Cami NYC Felicity crystal-embellished silk-blend camisole, £200, net-a-porter.com; Miu Miu oversized velvet bow, £135, farfetch.com; Velvet lace trim cami top, £39, whistles.com

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From top left: Miu Miu lace collar striped cardigan, £1,24, farfetch.com; Bella Freud 1970-intarsia metallic sweater, £325, matchesfashion.co.uk; Perfect Moment Varde intarsia merino wool turtleneck sweater, £355, net-a-porter.com; Chinti and Parker Cream Pop Fair Isle Wool-Cashmere Sweater, £295, chintiandparker.comChinti & Parker Navy ‘Aperitivo’ sparkle stripe cashmere jumper, £450, chintiandparker.com

From top left: Aspinal of London Robin silk scarf, £100, aspinaloflondon.com; Le Monde Beryl Velvet Mary Jane flats, £335, matchesfashion.com; Safiro crystal brooch, £235, safiro.com; Gucci Horsebit check-wool point-toe ballet flats, £610, matchesfashion.com; Miu Miu glitter ballerina flat shoes, £390, farfetch.com 

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