New Year’s Goes Gatsby {A post, by me, from Today’s Woman Now}

NYE Goes Gatsby


This year, New Year’s Eve is all about partying like Gatsby. Style-wise, that is. Ring in the new year in full swing, roaring twenties style. A little glitter never hurt anyone, right?

Like anything, I always say go big or go home. Go all out – it’s a holiday, so you can get away with it! Think full-on sparkle and flapper-style dresses and skirts.

Your go-tos this year should be golds and nudes, creams, silvers, and pearl-accented colors. You want lots of sparkle, glitter, fringe and even faux fur. Try a drop waist glitter accent dress like the one above.

Adding accessories, such as a faux fur collar scarf ala Daisy Bucanon above, is sure to be a hit. Layer on the pearls! It’s a signature twenties style that can do nothing but add to a festive outfit. A glitter watch (perfect for a countdown) or a sparkly retro clutch is a great way to dress up an outfit as well. Feeling really bold? Try a pearl or glitter headpiece like this ASOS Flapper Jewel Headband above.

Glitter accent dress:
Glitter watch:
Sparkly clutch:
Pearl necklace:
All glitter dress:
Jewel headband:

A Gift That Keeps on Giving: Diamond Candles

With the holidays coming up and parties to attend, a traditional candle is always a good gift and will do the trick, but what’s better than a gift that keeps on giving? With Diamond Candles, you can still give your girlfriends, family members, party hosts, and more, a candle with a little extra sparkle in it- literally! Diamond Candles are all natural, highly fragrant, soy candles that actually have a diamond ring inside. The rings range from a minimum of $10 to $5,000! Knowing that you’ll get a nice surprise will make you want to have the candle burning all hours of the day!

The candles come in all sorts of flavors such as cinnamon pinecones, brown sugar pudding, mistletoe, and even cuddle if you’re looking for holiday scents. Or, for any other time of the year, they have tons of unique scents as well that will have you wanting to buy them all! ($24.95)

Check them out at

Also seen on the Today Show with Kathy Lee and Hoda.

xxx SSG