If it will take more than a cheeky Snowball to get you into a pair of sequinned flares this Crimbo, never fear - when it comes to your preferred party piece, this season, if you could have worn it to a shindig at some point between 1920 and 2000, it's probably back in style... so let's channel Betsey Johnson and party like it's 1999... 1989... 1979... or just about any other year you'd care to name...
'20s: Fringed Cape, Miss Selfridge at House of Fraser; Shoes, French Connection; Dress, Reiss
'50s: Dress, Coast; Shoes, Oasis
'60s: Dress, Anna Sui at Girl Meets Dress (To Rent or Buy); Boots, MARY at Topshop
'70s: Jumpsuit, Lavish Alice; Shoes, Warehouse
'80s: Blazer and Trousers, both Topshop Unique; Dress and Blouse, both Topshop; Shoes, Reiss
'90s: Dress, Mango; Shoes, French Connection