Going home for the holidays means hanging out at all your old favorite spots, seeing friends, and inevitably running into an ex-boyfriend or two at the bar.

Even if you don't want him back, you still want to dress to impress. The classic look-effortlessly-put-together-without-looking-like-you-tried-too-hard ensemble.

The StyleList Curator Network has shown us some of their best looks for the night out before Thanksgiving, whether home for the holidays means sunny and relaxed Southern California or chilly and preppy New England. View the gallery above and get inspired by these ladies' striking street style and make an unforgettable entrance that'll have people talking until the turkey hits the table.

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