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Meet me on the dance floor: the party accessories that just need a LBD

Party season isn't upon us, its engulfing us. And for every party that it's fun to buy a new dress for (even better one that resembles a disco ball) there's ten more where, rushing from work a simple accessories swap will have you looking party ready. So we give you the savvy party-goers guide to party season accessories. Investment pieces that will add razzmatazz to your work uniform and won't shed glitter everywhere you go!

Florrie Wears: dress, Anna October, Headband, £16.99 Design by Hummingbird, Shoes, Celine, Earrings,£12.99 Zara


The forever-chic and forever safe colour doesn't need to be boring. Invest in these pieces and they literally will go with everything. Choose bold powerful shapes for maximum impact.

From top right clockwise: Earrings, £375, Vanda Jacintho, Bag, £550, Hillier Bartley, Headband, £130, Eugenia Kim, shoes, £270, Kalda, Ring, £2500, Annoushka, Shoes, £149, LK Bennett


If you've been living on Mars for the past year you won't know but pearls are having a comeback. Our love of tones of caramel, tan and plain old brown look so luxurious when dressed up with pearls. The subtle girls answer to bling.


From top right clockwise: Bag, £25, Topshop, Nekclace, £3250, Jessie Thomas Jewellery, Bag, £49.99, Mango, Earrings £240, Aligheri, Shoes, £1195, Jimmy Choo, Hair band, £2.80, Accessorize.

Anna wears: embellished beret, Armani, Dress, £350, Rebecca Vallance and shoes, £665 Rupert Sanderson


You really can't go wrong with red. Almost a neutral in our eyes, clash it with pink or add it as a pop to your favourite little black party dress. Prepare to look smoking.

From top left clockwise: Shoes, £54.95, Anthropologie, Bag, £49.99, Mango, Shoes, £495, Charlotte Olympia, Bag, £18, Topshop, Hair Bow £51, House of Lafayette, Bag, £475, Shrimps

All images by Moeez Ali taken in Albert's at Beaufort House