Celebrate! Party Style for the Festive Season

Summer Party Dresses and Suits

Photography Simon Upton
Styling Lill Jenner

Get inspired with the season’s prime party picks. Dresses, shoes, suits and much more...

Summer Party Dresses and Suits

Top image: Jessica (left) wears: Christopher Esber top, $499, and skirt, $790. Oscar de la Renta earrings, $685. Victoria wears: Zimmerman dress, $595. Sarah & Sebastian earrings, $420.
Above, left to right, Victoria wears: Aje dress, $495. Mimco hat, $199. Jacquemus heels, $699. Gucci ring, $3885. Adam wears: Hugo Boss jacket, $899; shirt, $179; pants, $399; shoes, $549. David Jones socks, $24.95 for 5-pack, and tie, $49.95. Jessica wears: Macgraw dress, $1595. Mimco hat, $129. Christian Dior choker, $610.

I think summer is all about that effortless, easygoing, laid-back feel: hair out, shoes off, sun-kissed skin. It’s a time of fun and celebration so I love to be more playful with my outfits.

– Victoria Lee

Summer Party Dresses and Suits

Jessica (left) wears: Karen Millen jumpsuit, $445. Salvatore Ferragamo turban, $350. Kitte earrings, $79, and bracelet, $119. Victoria wears: Bianca Spender top, $365. Maje skirt, $510. Salvatore Ferragamo turban, $350. Kitte earrings, $79.

When the dress code calls for something a little extra, wear a silk turban with a pair of statement earrings.

Summer Party Dresses and Suits

Left to right, Jessica wears: Carla Zampatti dress, $1199. Mimco earrings, $99.95. Victoria wears: Emporio Armani dress, $6850. Mimco earrings, $99.95. Adam wears: Joe Black jacket, $545; shirt, $149; pants, $250; bow tie, $79.

It’s really nice to celebrate Christmas as a family, not think about work, cook an amazing meal together, sit down, have friends and family over, buy each other gifts, reflect on the past year and talk about the new year.

– Jessica Gomes

Summer Party Dresses and Suits

Summertime afternoon soirées tend to carry on well into the evening, so choose a dress that can handle both. This cream denim number with pearl buttons does cocktail-casual with aplomb.

Summer Party Dresses and Suits

Adam wears: Ted Baker jacket, $499, pants, $200, belt, $99.95. James Harper pocket square and tie, $69.95.

I love how relaxed everyone is in summer, not to mention all of the extra daylight we get.

– Adam Goodes

Summer Party Dresses and Suits

Adam wears: Hugo Boss jacket, $899; shirt, $179; pants, $399; shoes, $549. David Jones tie, $49.95, and socks, $24.95 for 5-pack. Opposite page, Jessica wears: Alice McCall dress, $360. Kitte earrings, $149. Christian Dior brooch, $500.

Summer Party Dresses and Suits

Helmut Lang dress, $829. Christian Louboutin heels, $1325. Chloé bag, $2799. Kitte earrings, $99.

After-dark affairs call for sumptuous silk. Opt for a slip dress with delicate lace trim and a subtle split.

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