4:15 pm PST, Dec 31, 2021
For a celebrity, any holiday can make red carpet fashion stand out, and New Year’s is no exception. Wonderwall.com is rethinking some of the best style choices celebrities made in the New Years past … starting with this model … Hailey Bieber played in 2017 in a glowing mini dress with a loose silver jacket and neutral booties . Her look was chic and her hair and makeup complemented the cool look perfectly.
Read on for more information on December 31st fashion …
RELATED: The best and worst celebrity street style of 2021
As she played in 2015, Taylor Swift performed in a sparkly dress absolutely suitable for the holidays. The music star, who even has a song called “New Year’s Day,” sang in Times Square wearing black pants with a single glitter stripe running down her legs, a black bralette and an ultra-sparkly silver blazer.
RELATED: Taylor Swift’s Best Performance Looks
In December 2015, Carrie Underwood played Times Square in 2016 in a winter turquoise dress. Even though the look was a little more professional than traditional New York fashion, the sheen of the dress and the unique color made it a winner.
Nicki Minaj celebrated the start of 2017 in Miami with a positively made jumpsuit for the holidays. Knowing that you can never have too much glitz in New York, Nicki didn’t hesitate to add silver heels and diamond jewelry to her ensemble.
Fergie hosted “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin ‘Eve with Ryan Seacrest” from Los Angeles in December 2016 in a fitted silver long sleeve top, black leather cuffed skinny pants and shiny silver pumps.
Hailee Steinfeld showed serious skin when she performed in “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin ‘Eve with Ryan Seacrest” in Los Angeles on December 31, 2016. The singer-actress flawlessly sported edgy New York fashion with generous cut-outs. on her black minidress along with a pair of fishnet stockings.
In 2011, Lady Gaga steadily stepped up her crazy fashion choices. While playing in 2012, she leaned heavily on a “ball drop” theme with an elaborate rhinestone-covered circular mask that screamed on New Years Eve in Times Square.
Emily Ratajkowski didn’t let 2020 or a pregnant belly stop her from looking incredibly cool on New Year’s Eve. The model’s lime green dress was a one-of-a-kind choice but, like most everything else, it fit her perfectly and on her growing baby bump.
Dua Lipa was an absolute nightclub stunner when she played in 2020 in this dazzling minidress.
Mariah Carey sang in 2018 in a classic over-the-top but well-fitting sheer dress covered in heated rhinestones with an oversized white fur. All we want for the new year is this look!
Rihanna’s gold lamé bikini and matching sarong were perfect for a poolside New Year’s Eve party in 2021. We love how she enhanced the edgy look with thigh-high gladiator heels.
Times Square in New York often requires a careful balance of warmth and glitz, and in 2014 Miley Cyrus made it. Her gold two-piece set was made even more over the top and fun with the addition of a huge white fur.
Kendall Jenner threw a New Year’s Eve party in late 2016 at a West Hollywood nightclub. She skipped the rhinestones and sparkles, opting instead for a lingerie-inspired lace-trimmed minidress and an animal print silk dressing gown.
Chrissy Teigen was all smiles – despite the chilly New York temperatures on December 31, 2014 – when she celebrated New Years in a black mini dress, over the knee boots and a chic fur coat.
Jennifer Hudson proved that leather plays an important role in New York fashion when she performed in Los Angeles on December 31, 2013, in this sheer black mini dress and tights.
To close 2012, Kim Kardashian celebrated in Las Vegas wearing a fishnet dress with glitter applications. While the look was more conservative in length, the couture element and shimmer made it perfect for New Years Eve.
Sofia Vergara always knows how to carry the va-va-voom. She closed 2014 with Joe Manganiello that December 31 in a long red bandaged dress with a matching red lip.
Nick Jonas, dressed in a sparkly gown, gave his wife Priyanka Chopra, who wore a bright pink dress with structured shoulders, a New Year’s Eve kiss when they played together in 2020 at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach.
Ellie Goulding said so much to 2019 by wearing an emerald green velvet minidress with subtle silver trims and metallic sandals.