What to Wear to the Pub (and Own the Room)

Films promise that December will be a whirlwind of cocktail parties, black-tie evenings and nights at the opera, but that’s not how it pans out for most of us. Instead of champagne-fueled rooftop soirées, your social calendar probably consists of nights at the pub that are thrown together the night before and involve classy drinks like eggnog and mulled cider. But just because you don’t require a ballgown and elbow-length gloves doesn’t mean you can’t make an effort. Heck, even a sequin or two wouldn’t go amiss—it is Christmas after all. Here are six ways to style out an evening at your local boozer.