Now that you’ve spent your year-end bonus on Christmas décor, food, alcohol and presents for all the people you love (and hate tolerate), you’ve come to the dire realisation that in the midst of festive spending, you barely have enough left for a party outfit. But what’s a girl got to do when she still wants to pamper herself without breaking the bank? And does buying a cheap outfit mean looking cheap as well?
Well, we decided to put that idea to the test by getting members of the team to try on affordable party dresses from Taobao. Watch the video for our honest opinions.
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Scroll through to see what we tried!