Get into the festive spirit by wearing red
Published 16 December 2015 by Kyri Levendi
Take inspiration from the colour of the season by wearing red this Christmas.
There’s no other colour that embodies the festive season more than red. And it’s everywhere at this time of the year – you’ll see it on the baubles on a tree, in the ribbon on a gift and of course, on Santa’s suit! But it’s not just something that you should admire from afar, so to get you wearing the colour this season, we’ve picked a few of the best and most affordable pieces to share with you. *
If you’re not one for loud patterns or prints then this red jumper from H&M could be the ideal Christmas jumper for you – it’s just the right amount of festive without going overboard and is only £14.99! For more Christmas jumper inspiration, click here.
Heading to a party this festive season? We’re sure you’ll be the belle of the ball in this red maxi dress from H&M. With a drawstring around the waist and mesh detailing, this dress looks much more expensive than its £14.99 price tag.
For a versatile skirt this Christmas, look no further than this ribbed pencil skirt from New Look. Whether you’re heading off to the office party, meeting friends, or dressing up on Christmas day, you’ll be able to wear this skirt over and over again.
Keep it casual this festive season with this red and black flannel shirt from H&M. Tuck into some skinny jeans and a pair of black boots for an effortlessly stylish feel – not bad for £14.99, right?
If you’re willing to experiment, then this pair of red skinny jeans from Primark could be the perfect choice. The jeans are sure to look chic when paired with a chunky cream jumper and at only £8, they’re affordable enough for you to try out the trend.
The right accessory can completely transform an outfit, so why not add a pop of colour to your look by wearing this red scarf from F&F at Tesco? At only £10, this scarf would make a great Christmas present for someone else, if not for yourself!
If you’re looking to dress up an LBD (or little black dress) this party season, then you can’t go wrong with this burgundy statement necklace from H&M. At only £7.99, the necklace is affordably priced and will add a special touch to any outfit.
Ballet flats are one shoe style that doesn’t seem to be going out of fashion anytime soon. This red pair from New Look would look chic when paired with some dark wash skinny jeans and are a bargain at £7.99.
Paint the town red this Christmas with these red killer heels from Primark. With cut-out detailing and elasticated design, we’re sure you’ll get lots of compliments when wearing these out and about and they’re only £14!
Looking for more affordable accessories for the party season? Read our guide.
*Prices correct at time of writing – 15/12/15