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The Best Red Clothes, Makeup, and Accessories for the Holidays, So You Can Be Red-Hot and Festive at the Same Time

There's nothing quite like a red lip during the holidays. The color red is known for demonstrating and giving the wearer confidence, but this time of the year, it's also good for getting into the festive spirit. Whether you like just a hint of red on the cheeks, or a bold statement coat, here are nine ways to rock the red look this holiday season. And if you're feeling especially fiery? Stack some reds or even go for that all-red-everything look. There's no better time for it.

The Trench Coat

Really get your red on with a trench coat like this one from Michael Kors.

MICHAEL Michael Kors Trench Coat With Detachable Hood & Liner, $210, nordstrom.com

The Lipstick

This lipstick from MAC is a cult favorite for a reason. The cool tone and matte finish will make your teeth look whiter and and the color last longer so you won’t have to worry about touch ups during those holiday parties.

MAC Cosmetics Lipstick in Russian Red, $16, maccosmetics.com

The Scarf

Stay cozy and festive in this knit, infinity scarf from Target.

Target Women’s Solid Knit Infinity Scarf, $20, target.com

The Nail Polish

It doesn’t get much more extravagant than this. For the ultimate red varnish, look no further than this one from Christian Louboutin.

Christian Louboutin Rouge Louboutin, $50, sephora.com

The Beanie

Help your ears fight the cold in this knit beanie from Target.

Target Women’s Cable Knit Beanie Hat, $15, target.com

The Gloves

Cute meets classy with these leather gloves and bow accent from Kate Spade New York.

Kate Spade New York Logo Bow Leather Gloves, $128, nordstrom.com

The Blush

I know this one looks scary in the pan, but this red blush from Nars will give the perfect holiday flush.

NARS Blush in Exhibit A, $30, sephora.com

The Shoes

Celebrate the holidays Carrie Bradshaw style with classy, red pumps.

SJP by Sarah Jessica Parker Lady Pump in Red, $350, nordstrom.com

The Statement Necklace

Of course you can’t forget some holiday bling. Add a statement necklace like this one from Francesca’s for a little sparkle in a totally appropriate red hue.

Francesca’s Norwalk Statement Necklace in Red, $28, francescas.com

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