Excess to impress in festive frocks, sparkly skirts and rich accessories inspired by the Baroque era.

First Lace
Headband and Byron Lars Beauty Mark lace dress ($72 and $635, Proper Topper, 1350 Connecticut Ave. NW; 202-842-3055); belt by Elise M., gold clutch and Michael Antonio Studio stilettos ($70, $42 and $130, South Moon Under, 12700 Clarendon Blvd., Arlington; 703-807-4083); necklace ($27, Violet, 2439 18th St. NW; 202-621-9225); and gold earrings and bangle ($145 and $242, Bishop Boutique, 815-B King St., Alexandria; 571-312-0042).

Blazing Trails


Sequin Alice+Olivia jacket, velvet Aqua tank and Adriano Goldschmied pants ($898, $88 and $225, Bloomingdale’s, 5300 Western Ave., Md.; 240-744-3700); Gerard Yosca necklace ($352, Proper Topper); gold earrings ($32, Urban Chic, 1626 Wisconsin Ave. NW; 202-338-5398); sapphire ring ($155, Bishop Boutique); and Bettye Muller heels ($335, Simplysoles.com).

Golden Girl
Aryn K. jacket ($132, South Moon Under); gold shirt and Seven for All Mankind pants ($340 and $298, Bloomingdale’s); Lenora Dame necklace ($168, Simplysoles.com); earrings ($74, Proper Topper); ring ($8, Violet); and Rebecca Minkoff heels ($325, Shoe Hive, 127 S. Fairfax St., Alexandria; 703-548-7105).

Back Track


Backless black and blue lace-print dress by Tibi ($495, Urban Chic); blue spike dangle earrings ($88, South Moon Under); and Deco bangle and Elaine Turner black wedges ($150 and $325, Bishop Boutique).

Shine On
Green short-sleeve shirt with Peter Pan collar ($256, Bloomingdale’s); silver mini skirt by Tinley Road ($59, Piperlime.com); gun-metal glass earrings, metal chain cuff bracelet, silver ring and large embellished peach satchel ($88, $43, $60 and $80, South Moon Under); and Princess Punk bracelet in silver and pewter shoes by L.K. Bennett ($60 and $395, Bishop Boutique).

Crown Jewel


Gold Lillie skirt by Darling and gold and pearl flower necklace ($105 and $375, Proper Topper); gold skinny tank by Michael Stars ($39, South Moon Under); skull and crown button-down shirt by Rehab and black and gold linear drop earrings ($50 and $14, Violet); black and gold cuff bracelet and gold zigzag bangle ($36 and $29, Bishop Boutique); black lace heels ($298, Somethingbleushoes
.com); and hair clips ($20 each, Proper Topper).