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Sydney's Closet Plus Size Holiday Party Dresses

Best Plus-Size Holiday Party Dresses

How do you find the best plus size holiday party dresses for celebrating in style with your families and friends? Afterall, it's the most wonderful time of the year to dress up and be all decked out!

Seriously, it can truly be a fashion challenge even for the most savvy of shoppers to land the perfect dress for the whirlwind of informal and formal invitations between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve.

But Sydney's Closet, the leading brand of plus-size special occasion dresses, can make dressing up for the holidays less stressful and more about merry making.

Founder and head designer, Phyllis Brasch Librach, put together a collection of holiday party dresses in curvy sizes that fit every dress code from a glamorous black-tie soiree to dressy casual fete at home to the annual office party  

Best of all, the collection features styles, from classic A-line formal to body-con cocktail dresses, that fit and flatter full figures of all sizes and shapes in curvy sizes 14 to 40.

So there's no need for you to worry about how to throw a little glamour and glitz into your wardrobe. Wear any of these chic, fashion-forward styles and you'll instantly look stylish and be in a very merry holiday mood.

Plus Size Red Holiday Dress

A holiday dress in the Red never goes out of style.  The bold, bright hue works magic whether you wear it to a daytime office party or a red-carpet evening bash.

You can be confident you'll always look dashing in this classic attention-getting color that allows you to stand out in a room of black dresses. With so many shades of to choice from, you can find surely find a red holiday dress to flatter your complexion and hair.  

Best of all, when you're the lady in red, everyone know instantly that you're in very jolly spirits to celebrate the holidays. Red dazzles day and night on a variety of fancy fabrics: satin, chiffon, taffeta and organza.

For a smashing and very luxe look, Sydney's Closet suggests stunning red sequin dresses that guarantee you will sparkle in Hollywood-glamour style for the holiday season. If you have never worn red sequins, holidays offer you the perfect time to see firsthand how this special sparkly fabric puts you in a party mood.


What a Gem Party Dress

Style SC8113

Wear this Ruby Red long sleeve sequin cocktail dress if bling is your thing. Also Hunter Green, Sapphire Blue, Black.

Impeccable Formal Dress

Style SC7359

Expect to be kissed more than once under the mistletoe in this Ruby Red sequin formal evening gown with sexy slim slit skirt and bodice cutout. Also Hunter Green, Purple, Sapphire Blue and Black.


Tip to Style: When your dress is red, either gold or silver jewelry works to accessorize. But don't paint your lips red too. Or else you compete with the fabulous, festive hue on your dress.


Plus Size Formal Holiday Dresses

T'is the season when the invites roll in requesting your pleasure at fancy, formal events like black-tie weddings, winter galas, New Year' bashes and Christmas Balls. What better to impress the host and guests than for you to wear a long evening gown in elegant fabrics like velvet, sequins, taffeta and tulle. 


Top Secret Formal Gown

Stop the reindeer in their tracks when you wear this curve-hugging sequin embroidered long gown to a formal holiday event. Style SC7332 in Forest Green, Ruby Red, Sapphire Blue or Black.

Oscar Worthy Evening Dress

Make this jaw-dropping sequin evening gown with long sleeves and sexy slit slim skirt your first and only choice when the invite calls for all-out glam. Style SC7333 in Blue, Green or Red.

Best Plus Size Holiday Cocktail Dresses

Be the toast of any party wearing plus size holiday cocktail dresses designed to turn up the glamour factor with sparkle and shine.

The holidays are the special time of year when you can find joy in dressing up in a cocktail dress for a party your hosting or attending. Consider a cocktail dress to be fancier than a dress you'd wear to work. But not as formal as for evening attire. If you're stuck, just think of a dress for holiday cocktail parties as between casual and formal.

After all, any festive forecast for the winter holidays call for luxurious fabrics like velvet, satin and sequins that dazzle in rich jewel tones like ruby red, sapphire blue and emerald green. 

Of course, a Little Black Dress in a classic A-line silhouette.


  • Shimmer and Shine Party Dress - Grab a glass of bubbly and you're ready to make a New Year's in this fitted short sequin party dress with sexy slit skirt. Style SC8127 sensational in Blue Haze for curvy plus sizes.

  • Sparkle Fever Party Dress -  Sparkle at all your holiday parties in figure-flattering A-line knee-length dress in a shimmering and oh-so comfy knit fabric.  Style SC8132 looks gorgeous in Red, Black, Royal Blue for curvy sizes 14-32. 

  • Illuminate the Night Party Dress - Indulge in sparkle wearing this curve-hugging slim short sequin party dress with chic long sleeves, edgy slit skirt. Style SC8111 comes in three cheerful colors: Blue Blitz, Green Blitz and Firecracker Red for plus sizes 14-32.  

Keep in mind, your best plus size holiday cocktail dresses will turn out to be the styles that look elegant, feel comfortable, pack easily and can be styled with different looks depending on your choice of jewelry, shoes and evening purse. 

Plan ahead. Keep your fave holiday party dress cleaned and pressed ready to slip on for those inevitable last-minute invites like a big New Year's Eve bash. 

Elegant Plus Size Evening Jumpsuits

Who says you need to wear a dress to be chic for formal or informal holiday festivities. No one! So go ahead, feel free to break the fashion mold and opt to arrive in  style at any holiday fete in an elegant plus size evening jumpsuit. 

You'll look trendy, stylish and gain a practical advantage of wearing pants to keep your legs warm on a frosty winter night.  If you decide on a curvy plus size jumpsuit with sleeves you'll be even toaster against the cold evening weather. 

Did we also mention that a chic holiday jumpsuit steals the fashion spotlight in a room crowded with women in dresses. And long after the tinsel and trees are taken down, you'll find plenty of celebrations during the New Year to wear a jumpsuit.

Smart stylish choice elegant choice idea for when you don't want to be underdressed or overdressed. just right dress down or dress up. low key fete at home with family and friends or fancy at clubs, restaurants, reunions. New Year's Eve when you want to dance up a storm revel in the options. Fresh take on glamour, modern and makes a very chic fashion statement.



Fringe is In Jumpsuit

Style SC9104

Jump start any party in this fancy outfit with fringe as a fun detail on V-neck bodice and wide leg pants. Style SC9104 in Black for plus sizes 14-26.

Mirror Ball Jumpsuit

Style SC9107

You're the Disco Queen on the dance floor in this super sophisticated 1-shoulder, sequin jumpsuit. Style SC9107 striking in Platinum for plus sizes 14-22.

Roaring & Rowdy Jumpsuit

Style SC9108

Roaring and Rowdy Jumpsuit Elevate your evening look to new heights in this trendy sequin jumpsuit with beaded fringe that adds movement with every step you take. Style SC9108 in Navy, Burgundy for plus sizes 14-24.

All About the Frills Jumpsuit

Style CE2014

This minimalist look packs maximum fashion impact for any holiday party. Ruffles on the right side add an oh-so girly touch to this sleek crepe jumpsuit. Style CE2014 effortlessly elegant in Black or White in curvy sizes 16 to 28.

Be Holiday Party Prepared

From late October until after you ring in the New Year,  avoid stress about getting all dressed up by planning your festive wardrobe early. Be ready to reach into your closet no matter what the event and slip on a glitzy dress that’s made to party - or even better, go party hopping.

Inevitably, you’re going to get a last- minute invite that will trigger a need to get all glammed up and in the spirit to celebrate with family and friends you may not have seen all year.

Remember, pick a dress that is versatile enough to be worn again and again long after the Christmas tree is down, ornaments packed away, wrapping paper recycled, fruitcake re-gifted and New Year’s confetti swept away.

Look for styles with classic silhouettes and timeless details that you can wear to special occasions year-round.

Break the mold of traditional holiday hues like gold, red, silver and white and wear an orange and hot pink to fancy festivities all year round.

So indulge this season, give yourself the gift of a gorgeous new party dress that dazzles and delights.