It’s November, which means the holidays are right around the corner, and they feel even closer when we allow ourselves to really grasp the beauty of the things lying ahead. Amongst them, glorious winter parties, fabulous events and extraordinary outfits just waiting to be flaunted in the right atmosphere.

And seeing how no evening look is truly complete without an equally striking make-up, we’ve compiled all the inspiration you’ll be needing this holiday season, in one dreamy post.

After the break: 8 gorgeous beauty looks to wear during the holidays.

Gilded eyelids, extreme lashes and ruby lips are ready to dress the holidays in glamorous tones:

Pictured: Eniko Mihalik for Vogue Russia August 2014

Holiday makeup looks 2014

Nothing speaks of sultriness louder than a pair of bronze, sculpted cheeks teamed to some intense smoky eyes:

Pictured: Kati Nescher for Vogue Spain November 2014

Holiday makeup looks 2014

For a holiday take on Gothic beauty, do pair your glossy eyelids with a really dark and powerful shade of wine lipstick:

Pictured: Alice Ma for Chloe Magazine Spring 2014

Holiday makeup looks 2014

Allowed to finally morph into a dramatic statement, the copper eyeshadow is the look to try during the holidays:

Pictured: Zo Nowak for Elle Vietnam July 2014

Holiday makeup looks 2014

If you aim for a classic beauty look for the holidays, you can’t go wrong in complementing the glossy Hollywood waves with graphic eyes and red lips:

Pictured: Kate Wagoner photographed by Sven Anton

Holiday makeup looks 2014

If you’re thinking about playing with metallic shimmers both on the eyes and on the lips, we say go with it but keep it classy:

Pictured: “Wild Twins” editorial by Caleb & Gladys Ng

Holiday makeup looks 2014

Care to step outside the box? Do it with a gradient eye makeup and some nude, glossy lips:

Pictured: Ondria Hardin for Dior Magazine Winter 2014

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When laid against a luxurious shade of copper, the glittery shadow becomes a thing of luminous beauty:

Pictured: Ruthie photographed by Jeff Tse

Holiday makeup looks 2014

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