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5 hottest holiday trends to try this season, from the TODAY Style Squad

It's time to get in the holiday spirit!
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If you love all things sparkly, velvet and bejeweled, this is your time of year!

When it comes to fashion, the holiday season is all about making a special statement. From glitter to rhinestones to pearls, there are so many fun, festive and fashionable ways to get in the holiday spirit.

Our TODAY Style Squad — Lilliana Vazquez, Jill Martin and Bobbie Thomas — shared its favorite holiday trends that will having you looking fabulous well into the new year.

Lilliana's picks:

The holidays are a great time to make a bold statement with embellishments. If you're into the classically feminine look, be sure to try pearl accents. For those, who want to be a little more glam, try rhinestones instead.


1. Pretty pearls

These aren't your grandmother's pearls. This trend is all about adding subtle pearl details to everyday items so they go from ordinary to extraordinary.

Marled by Reunited Cutout Embellished-Sleeve Sweater, $69, Neiman Marcus Last Call

Neiman Marcus Last Call

Kate Spade New York Imitation Pearl Earmuffs, $78, Shopbop


Aaronita Open Toe Sandals, $89, Nine West

Nine West

Kelly Pearl Stud Cross Body Bag, $50, Topshop


2. Rockin' rhinestones

A little glitz goes a long way. For the girl who loves to shine, Vazquez has some fun ideas for how you can make a sparkly statement.

Duchess Silver Rhinestone Mid-Calf Boots, $90, Lulus


Report Cache Black Shimmer Slouchy Rhinestone Boots, $90, Lulus


SB-Haven, $69, Betsey Johnson

Betsey Johnson

Embellished Knit Hat, $70, Ann Taylor

Ann Taylor

Sparkly Dangle Earrings, $20, Zara


Faith, $99, Closet Gold

Closet Gold

Bobbie's picks:

It's time to get your sparkle on. From clothes to beauty products, just about everything is getting a touch of sequins or glitter this holiday season.


3. Stylish sparkle

A little sparkle never hurt anybody. The holidays are a great time to break out all things sequins and shine on everything from sweaters to slippers. Thomas says the key to rocking any sparkly look is to dress it down and use it as a way to update your everyday wardrobe with a dash of disco.

Dress the Population Charlie Sequin Jumpsuit, $298, Nordstrom


Halogen Sequin Pencil Skirt, $89, Nordstrom


Sequin Shift Dress, $150, Eloquii


Sweater with Colored Sequins, $50, Zara


Steve Madden Daisie Black Multi Glitter Pumps, $89, Lulus


Ombre Sequin Slide Slippers, $78, Anthropologie


INC Yeldie Slippers, $30, Macy's


Skinnydip Liquid Glitter Journal, $19, Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters

Sequined T-Shirt, $26, Zara


4. Shimmering beauty

The sparkle trend is literally popping up everywhere this holiday season and it's making a big splash in the beauty world in everything from skin care to lip gloss.

#GlitterMask GravityMud Firming Treatment, $69, GlamGlow


GalacticCleanse, $36, GlamGlow


Memebox I Dew Care Disco Kitten Mask, $18, Ulta


Glitter Pop Eyeliner, $20, Too Faced

Too Faced

Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow, $24, Stila


Omg! Over Mascara and Glitter Liner, $24, Ramy


Cosmic Gloss Lip Glitter, $19, Fenty Beauty by Rihanna

Fenty Beauty by Rihanna

Pat McGrath Labs LiquidLust 007, $75, Sephora


Jill's picks:

Velvet is one of the hottest trends this winter and it's perfect for the holiday season. A touch of velvet is the easiest way to give any outfit a luxe twist.


5. Luxurious velvet

It's the most wonderful time of year to break out the velvet. From shoes to bow ties, you can give your favorite a outfit a festive touch with this soft, rich fabric. And if you really love the trend, go all out with a head-to-toe velvet outfit.

Wrap Dress, $20, H&M


Velvet Flared Trousers, $50, Zara


Quilted Velvet Jacket, $149, Zara


Velvet Loafers with Bow, $40, Zara


Velvet Sneakers with Bow, $60, Zara


High Heel Velvet Ankle Boots, $60, Zara


High Heel Velvet Ankle Boots with Pearl Beads, $70, Zara


Velvet Over the Knee High Heel Boots, $50, Zara


Apex Velvet Racing Striped Bags (Available in additional colors), $89, Lulu Dharma

Lulu Dharma

Morocco Velvet Choker, $48, Nissa


Morocco Velvet Choker, $52, Nissa


Orion Choker, $48, Nissa


ZigZag Velvet Choker, $20, Nissa


Violetta Choker, $56, Nissa


Scarlett Stoned Choker, $56, Nissa


Fawn Choker, $56, Nissa


Calvin Klein Burgundy Velvet Bow Tie, $40, Men's Wearhouse

Men's Wearhouse