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If you happen to have a cocktail party on your event agenda this holiday season, then tune in because this dress round-up is for you. With popular shows such as Mad Men bringing back the tradition of dressing up for cocktail hour, your attire aim for your next after five soiree should be stylish, sophisticated, with a hint of glam. Look for extra flairs in ruffles and embellishments and if possible try to avoid maxi dresses. Remember a little leg can be a lot sexy. Ooh la la! Check out the best cocktail dresses for under £100.

Above L-R: 1. Wallis Purple Ruffle Strapless Dress, £40. 2. ASOS Exaggerated One Shoulder Pencil Dress, £38. 3. Oasis Satin Peekaboo Dress, £60.

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Above L-R: 4. Warehouse jewel dress, £70. 5. Teatro bodycon matte and shine dress, £49. 6. Dorothy Perkins Closet berry red bodycon dress, £38. 7. Holly Willoughby for Very Bow Front Peplum Dress, £79.

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Above L-R: 8. Warehouse Ruched One Shouldered Dress, £60. 9. Oli Panel Waist Dress, £65. 10. USC Abandon Trixie Dress, £31.

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