It may seem like December just started, but we have less than three weeks before the month is over. The days are breezing by, but we still have time to reflect on 2019 and plan for the brand new decade to come.
Tara Rudes, Vice President and Partner of the celeb-loved L'Agence fashion line, joined the TODAY team to cover some of the best and most noteworthy styles of 2019.
To help carry us into 2020, she also featured some must-have looks you'll want in your closet for the start of the new year. Check out the outfits below!
Animal Print Trend
Animal Print Blazer
Make a bold statement with this impressive blazer from Zara.
This long, full-sleeved blazer might look a bit edgy, but you can wear it everywhere from the office to a dinner with friends.
For under $30, you can get this soft, versatile blazer that's perfect for a night out.
Add some new life to your closet with this dramatically contrasting blazer. The long length is in style right now — so you can be sure you'll be the best trendsetter at the party.
This jacket is super detailed and full of character. Save 40% on this exciting, size-inclusive option with the code FLASH!
The fresh, metallic shades make this blazer stand out from the crowd. Not to mention you can add a pair of matching pants for a full-print look!
Every closet could use a staple like this black camisole, and this option from Express is endlessly comfortable.
This affordable cami option has adjustable straps and is made from a spandex-blend material.
These super-soft leggings are expertly crafted for the most flattering fit.
This sleek leggings are ultra comfortable and extremely versatile. Right now, they're 40% off online.
Monochrome Dressing Trend
We're certain that this high-waisted midi skirt will make your friends green with envy.
Add some extra flair to your holiday wardrobe with this high-low velvet dress! We love the bold teal shade.
You thought a monochrome look had to be boring? Think again! Keep it interesting with delicate patterns and detailing.
The subtle pattern on this mockneck blouse is another perfect option for breaking up a monochrome outfit.
Some might assume monochrome is void of patterns and reserved for solid colors: Try matching a plaid piece for an extra splash!
These pants work with a matching blazer or with a contrasting colored top.
Just because it's cold outside doesn't mean you have to stick to closed-toe shoes. These teal heels add the perfect finishing touch to any outfit.
These strappy, navy sandals will make any outfit just a little more glamorous. And the velvet feel is one that will give a unique spin to your head-to-toe look.
These ankle-length, wide-legged pants are a great way to jazz up your go-to office look.
These pants have a subtle tapered look at the bottom — giving a luxe look to an otherwise basic outfit.
Layer these super-soft leggings under any skirt or dress — or wear them with a trendy top or jacket!
These soft and elegant pants are a practical piece that you can wear to any holiday party or get-together.
We love the wide, glamorous silhouette on these velvet tuxedo pants.
These calf-length pants can be dressed up or down depending on what style you're going for. Try slipping from a pair of loafers to a pair of heels for a seamless transition.
The contrasting satin detail in these pants makes them stand out among the rest.
If you're wearing ruffles, you know you're in for a good time. This top is slightly metallic — meaning that it will give you the perfect glow in photos.
This round neck top sits right around the $20 mark which is why we'd like to pick out a few! It comes in ten different colors to fit anyone's look.
The dramatic bow on this blouse is chic, classic and full of eye-popping fun!
Turtlenecks are still trending into the colder months — and now you can pair the classic look with some glamorous sequins.
This flowing, sparkling shirt comes in black, gold and silver. Wear it with jeans for more of a casual look, or a pair of sleek black pants while playing dress-up.
Make sequins the reason for the season with this glittering gold top.
This delicate, glittering top is the perfect foundation for a holiday outfit. We recommend wearing it with basic accessories to keep everyone's eyes on the stunning shirt.
Add some glamour to a boring office outfit or add a fun pop to any going-out look with this dramatic blazer.
Glitter all year round with this fun, emerald midi skirt. It has a gentile flare, a high waist silhouette and a concealed button back.
Be the literal star of the party in this shimmering skater dress.
This blush midi skirt is made from a light material that will work well with anything from a classy blouse to a moto jacket.
Purple is the color of royalty — and we can't think of anything more regal than this midi skirt.
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