Invitations are flying in and the champagne corks are popping. The party season has definitely arrived. Take your cue from the fall/winter runways and go flashy—but only with a feature or two. High-shine sparkles and dramatic metallics are the elements du jour, but you don’t want to look like a disco ball.


Elie Saab

Take the ballerina-inspired pewter sparkly eye at Elie Saab, created by Tom Pecheux with two different glitters that drift down the cheekbones,

Alexis Mabille


...or Alexis Mabille’s free-spirited gold winged eye for peepers with pizzazz.



Philipp Plein

For high-impact drama, play up both the eyes and the lips per Philipp Plein’s sultry combo of burgundy eye and crimson pout. Get together a range of shimmery party-girl essentials so you’re femme fatale-ready for the rest of the season’s bashes.


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Tags: Beauty, Party, Glittery Makeup, Makeup Looks, Festive Season, Party Looks