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Give that New Year’s Eve party dress a rest and opt for a chic tuxedo instead. Here, 10 variations on the trend—straight from the red carpet.

1

Add a feminine touch with sparkling Christian Louboutin sandals and a sultry smoky eye à la the Spanish actress Nieves Alvarez in Dsquared2.

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2

Go the Rihanna route (shown here in Stella McCartney) by swapping pants for sheer stockings. Add a cool diamond choker, and a sleek pair of sandals. Bonus points for a chest tattoo and unexpected neon mani.

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3

It’s men’s wear—own it. Channel the model-turned-actress Aymeline Valade in Saint Laurent and accessorize with a bow tie and brogues.

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4

An undone tie and soft curls are clever ways to steal Angelina Jolie’s sex appeal.

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5

Steal the show (and be comfortable, too) by suiting up with an unexpected pair of running shoes like Cara Delevingne. Bonus points for Kate Moss arm candy.

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6

As Olivia Wilde shows, a true classic never goes out of style. Clean silhouette? Check. Red lipstick? Check. Crisp white blouse? Um, optional.

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7

Take a cue from Lorde and pair a blown-out silhouette with slick, straight hair.

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8

An oversized suit is party-ready with a sleek sandal and a teased ‘do. Just ask Solange.

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9

No shirt? No problem. In an Altuzarra suit, the “Inherent Vice” star Katherine Waterston proves less is more.

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10

You (and Emma Watson) can’t go wrong with a classic Saint Laurent suit.

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