Now that the family parties have come and gone, it's time to focus on the last major event of 2011--New Year's Eve! Style expert Petra Flannery has chosen a few fabulous frocks to help you ring in 2012, so put aside the santa hat and slip into one of these head-turning dresses.

From black, one-shoulder looks to sequined stunners, there's a dazzling dress on this list for everyone--and every budget. Choose from one of these fun dresses, pick up a few fab accessories and be prepared to ring on the new year in style.

Here's to a fashionable 2012!