Eva Longoria sparkles in an Alice + Olivia sheath

Trend spotting – This holiday season, it’s all about sequins, shimmer and shine (Work this trend into your wardrobe)

Eva Longoria sparkles in an Alice + Olivia sheath

The holiday season always brings a hint of shimmer and sparkle and this year is no different. From sequin minis to metallic gowns, the red carpet is already seeing it’s fair share of this holiday trend. Stars like Jessica Alba, Taylor Swift, Sofia Vergara and Kate Hudson have all stepped out rocking their favorite shinning looks and if there is one trend that’s incredibly easy to incorporate into your current wardrobe, it’s this. Keep in mind that sequin dresses make the best party looks and with holiday and new year parties rolling around, you can find a piece that not only works for you but will no doubt make you stand out. Check out some of this year’s standout sparkling red carpet looks and hopefully, they’ll inspire you.

Jennifer Lopez opts for a sequined and feathered mini at the 2011 American Music Awards Post-Party

Liz Hurley shines in a metallic strapless dress

Sofia Vergara glitters in a silver Reem Acra gown with a mermaid train

Sarah Jessica in a purple Prabal Gurung frock

Sofia Vergara in a gold sequin mini

Kate Hudson is golden in Gucci

Taylor Swift at the 2011 American Music Awards

Andie Macdowell attends the L'Oreal Legends Gala in a gold David Meister gown

Expectant Hilary Duff in a lime green sequin sheath

Mary Kate Olsen sparkles in a gold blazer

Zoe Saldana in an emerald sequin Elie Saab gown

Gwyneth Paltrow is gorgeous in a sequin adorned Elie Saab low cut gown

Kerry Washington in a sequin color blocked Prabal Gurung mini

Jessica Alba sparkles in Tory Burch

Apprehensive about so much sparkle in one outfit? Test out this trend with a glittering accessory…

The Rue de Chic "Cayla" Evening Clutch - A dazzling surprise for the glitterati in you. Perfect for the holiday party season. $29.99

 

The Rue de Chic "Aubrey" Clutch. $24.99

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