Have you decided to ditch that formal gala this year and ring in the New Year with your best friends instead? If you want to keep it casual this year while still showing your great sense of style, we can help. We answer the question of what to wear for New Year’s Eve. Here are our top picks for casual New Year’s Eve outfits for men.
There is nothing slouchy about these jogger pants. Casual elegance is a great way to describe these easygoing yet stylish pants. The drawstring waist and loose, comfortable fit ensures that you will feel at home at a casual New Year’s Eve party. The retro-inspired stripes elevate these pants making them worthy of wearing out to an event. Purchase the Topman stripe jogger pants at Nordstrom for $75.
The bold street-style appeal of this mini diamond crewneck sweater by Topman is alluring. This luxuriously soft sweater has a rock n’ roll streetwear appeal to it. Stay warm and answer the question of what to wear for New Year’s Eve with this sweater. The black and white diamond pattern makes it stand out from the rest. Purchase the Topman mini diamond crewneck sweater for $60.
Casual can mean different things to different people. It can also vary depending on the event. If your New Year’s Eve event does not require a tuxedo but still has the expectation of a more formal casual dress code, then opt for something like this exquisite slim fit jacket. You can dress this jacket up or down to fit the occasion. This handsomely tailored suit jacket is suave and can be paired with coordinating Banbury slim fit trousers. You can definitely say this is an example of casual New Year’s Eve outfits at their finest. A lustrous diamond-textured dobby weave gives the fabric a shimmer that is perfect for a party. Find the jacket at Nordstrom for $195.
This stunning Gucci velvet jacket is hot off the runway. Made of blue velvet with ivory and blue torchon trim, this look is both sophisticated and casual. Gucci’s Cruise 2019 line explores the idea of hybrid designs, and the resulting fashions are exciting and eye-catching. This velvet jacket brings together the elegance of formal wear with the defining features of leisurewear. This hip take on the old men’s smoking jacket is an outstanding choice when considering what to wear for New Year’s Eve. The Gucci velvet jacket sells for $3,800.
The variety of jacket options that Gucci is offering men in their Cruise 2019 collection is delightfully refreshing. Take a break from the blazers and try a silk kimono jacket for a head-turning change of pace. The fluid silhouette can be used as a contrast to a suit, as pictured, or paired with relaxed pants for a casual look. The colorful prints and shimmering silk fabric add to the vibrancy of this piece. The eclectic blend of prints and styles give this look a laid-back feel making it a great addition to casual New Year’s Eve outfits. Gucci’s silk kimono jacket sells for $2,900.
Animal prints are hot this winter, so take advantage of this trend while it lasts and rock New Year’s Eve in these sexy pants by Tom Ford. The snakeskin design is printed on silk made in Italy. The flat front is a great look, and the side pockets follow the seam of the pants to maintain the clean lines. Smooth side adjusters help you achieve the perfect fit, while a back vent allows for greater movement. Perfect if your evening plans involve dancing! These luxuriously soft and stylish pants are currently on sale at Neiman Marcus for $2,850.
So, which of these will you add to your casual New Year’s Eve outfits? Did you decide what to wear for New Year’s Eve? For more men’s fashion inspiration, see our article about men’s designer tops perfect for winter.