Haute Holiday Sheer Elegance This holiday season, sheer silhouettes are all the rage. Whether a daring look like this Valentino gown, or a more subtle effect such as a sheer back or sleeves, this trend will get you noticed. Subtle Sparkle Peplums made a huge come back in 2013 and continue to enhance many 2014 designer collections. This sumptuous cocktail coat by Marchesa creates the perfect combination of holiday glamour and lady-like style. PEACHY Feathers can add drama and excitement to any holiday ensemble. As if the sexy design of this Gucci gown weren’t enough, the feather detail add a touch of sublime decadence. Posh Peplums 22 Fabulous Feathers No holiday look would be complete without a bit of sparkle and shine. This highly embellished cocktail dress by Naeem Khan is opulent yet tasteful—the epitome of chic.