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12 Great Outfits Perfect to Wear this year for Thanksgiving Dinner

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Among the many pressing questions that we all face right about now is this one: what to wear for Thanksgiving dinner this year? Whether you’re hosting, going to someone else’s house, or dining out, there will be photos. And maybe videos. You are almost certainly going to end up in someone’s social media post. So attention must be paid, dear reader.  Here is our round-up of 12 cute and comfortable designer fashion options, including dresses and accessories, to wear for Thanksgiving dinner this year.

The most stylish and chic clothing items to wear to Thanksgiving dinner this year

No matter where you’re spending Thanksgiving,  the situation is always the same: what to wear?

Cute and comfortable designer fashion options, including clothes and accessories, to wear for Thanksgiving this year.

Depending on the tradition, the family and the type of event, Thanksgiving dinners can range from early afternoon to late evening and the dress code, anything from super casual to more formal.

No matter your family’s style, you’ll need an outfit that’s both stylish and forgiving. After all, no one wants to sit through dinner in too tight clothing. That’s almost as unpleasant as arguing with your uncle over politics.

what to wear and how to dress Thanksgiving
Cute and comfortable designer fashion options, including clothes and accessories, to wear for Thanksgiving this year.

From going full-on formal in a sleeveless midi dress and heels to keeping it simple in a cozy knit set, we found 12 different Thanksgiving outfits that will ensure you’re both chic and comfy. Bring on that extra helping of turkey!

Cute and comfortable fashion picks perfect to wear to Thanksgiving dinner this year

1. staud carnation knit midi dress

Knitted dresses are having a moment. Hop on the bandwagon with this balloon sleeved Carnation Knit Midi Dress ($275) from Staud in a seasonal burgundy.

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2. sandro darla plaid wrap miniskirt

A plaid skirt is perhaps the most classic Thanksgiving-dinner essential ever. We love the pop of color on this blue and yellow Sandro Darla Plaid Wrap Miniskirt ($295).

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3. loeffler randall bellamy oversize velvet headband

Make any outfit 10 times cooler with a big, bold headband like this ochre Loeffler Randall Bellamy Oversize Velvet Headband ($65).

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4. baum und pferdgarten Adeva sleeveless midi-dress

Nothing says you’re fierce or ready to feast more than this floral leopard Adeva Sleeveless Midi-Dress ($249) from Baum und Pferdgarten.

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5. jil sander wool blend knit set

Let’s be real, almost everyone will be wearing sweats on Thanksgiving. Go minimalist chic with this Wool-blend Turtleneck Sweater ($660) and coordinating High-rise Wool-blend Sweatpants ($890) from Jil Sander.

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6. la doublej oversized argyle roll-neck sweater

When in doubt, wear a statement sweater. Pair it with a skirt, pants or even leggings for an easy, low effort look. Our pick is this La DoubleJ’s Oversized Argyle Roll-neck Sweater ($450) inspired by heritage Scottish knitwear.

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7. rotate birger christensen marisol wrap dress

The adjustable waist tie on this Marisol Wrap Dress ($311) from Rotate Birger Christensen will be your best friend during your Thanksgiving feast.

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8. hutch wide-leg jumpsuit

A jumpsuit is a great one and done option for a Thanksgiving outfit. Our pick is the stretchy Wide-Leg Jumpsuit ($170) from Hutch. Just zip it up and get to eating.

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9. nisolo all-day heeled clogs

Comfy and chic, these Nisolo All-Day Heeled Clogs ($180) will help you put your best foot forward whether you will be on your feet all day in the kitchen or simply showing up with a gift.

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10. hill house home louisa nap dress

Forget the worry of waistbands with a little smocking to give you extra room. Hill House Home’s Louisa Nap Dress ($150) is soft, comfortable and pretty enough to wear all day and night.

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11. avec les filles oversized plaid blazer

For maximum food baby obscuring go big. The obvious choice is an oversize sweater, but why not mix it up with this cool girl Avec Les Filles Oversized Plaid Blazer ($178) instead?

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12. ayr lala jeans

You can never go wrong with a pair of sleek black stretchy jeans like LaLa Jeans ($245) from AYR. Add a blazer and boots to dress up the look.

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cute and comfortable fashion picks to wear on Thanksgiving this year

There you have it, our 12 favorite Thanksgiving designer fashion looks, including dresses and accessories, to inspire you this year. Cheers to a delicious and stylish Thanksgiving!

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