Maybe it’s just us, but do you ever find yourself holiday shopping and actually playing a game of “one for you, one for me.” Well, we do and we promise it’s ok! In keeping with that spirit, here are two holiday-worthy looks for you and a couple of fashionable gift ideas for the man in your life. Happy shopping season! Color Me Burgundy Yes, you can pull off these colored pants – we promise! The dark burgundy color is slimming and the perfect shade for the holidays. Pair the pants with a neutral top, fun flats and a smoldering eye and your style will be the talk of the town. Trust us on this one! Elle embellished sweater, $54; Gloria Vanderbilt burgundy pants, $34.99; Vera Wang bedazzled black flats, $59.99; Vera Wang eye shadow, $19.50. All available at Kohl’s in Okemos. Metallic Mistress Ring in the New Year with this dazzling cocktail dress! Its metallic sheen will have all eyes on you as you toast goodbye to 2013 and welcome the countless opportunities of the coming year. Keep the accessories minimal and neutral to let the dress really shine – no pun intended! Metallic Maggy London dress, $188; Mervale clutch, $58; beaded bracelet, $58 all available at Grace Boutique in Lansing’s Old Town. Lauren Conrad pumps, $59.99, available at Kohl’s in Okemos. Gifts for Your Guy The timelessly perfect and fashionable stocking stuffers: A classy watch and sleek tie bring sophistication to any man’s wardrobe. This steel gray tie is mysteriously stylish. When your man isn’t sporting his watch, feel free to use it to accessorize your own outfit! Oversized, men’s style watches are completely in right now! US Polo Assn. watch, $34.99; Marc Anthony tie, $40, both available at Kohl’s in Okemos. [nggallery id=265]
Whitney Bunn is a junior at Michigan State University studying journalism and acting. An eternal optimist, Whitney loves yoga, dogs and everything French.