By Holly E. Thomas
Sunday, December 5, 2010; W08
If there's ever a time to pile on the glitz and glamour, the holidays are it. From office cocktail parties to family dinners to New Year's Eve fetes, these next few weeks are packed with occasions to debut show-stopping baubles and fancy footwear. And luckily for you (and your budget), the perfect backdrop for these confections is the little black dress that's hangingin your closet.
Beaded collar necklace, $19.97, at Charming Charlie stores (11794 Fair Oaks Mall, Fairfax, 703-865-5850; 101 Boardwalk Place, Gaithersburg, 301-947-2540; National Harbor, 100 American Way, Oxon Hill, 301-567-3191).
Ann Roth Sashay booties, $595, and Lillybee Carrie pumps, $185, at Simply Soles stores (3222 M St. NW, 202-232-0072; National Harbor, 120 American Way, Oxon Hill, 301-749-1744) and www.simplysoles.com.
Loft Collection chain necklace with crystals, $74.50 at area Loft stores and www.loft.com.
Daniella Kallmeyer rose gold and silver necklace, $395, and oxidized silver rings with agate stones, $265 each at www.daniellakallmeyer.com.
Sequin clutch, $58 at Accessorize stores (Union Station, 50 Massachusetts Ave. NE, 202-842-5457; Fashion Centre at Pentagon City, 1100 S. Hayes St., Arlington, 703-413-7048; Tysons Corner Center, 1961 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean, 703-734-0051).