Allure December 2013 Steams Up While Everyone Else is Cooling Down

November is a dreary month that is sure to have many dreaming of a tropical vacation, which is why the Allure December 2013 issue takes us 'On Holiday.' If you're not one of the lucky ones jet-setting away for Christmas break in Maui, you can still enjoy a lush escape to an equatorial paradise by flipping through the pages of the magazine.

Regan Cameron has captured the stunning Mirte Maas in an assortment of vacation-worthy looks styled by Jarrod Lacks. Whether it's a sequinned silk Gucci dress or a Grecian-Inspired, gold-plated headpiece, these looks are sure to provide some inspiration for those who are packing their bags. Even if you're staying home, start your wardrobe planning for next years vacation by taking note of these sexy looks -- and in the meantime, take advantage of your local gyms sauna; if you close your eyes, you'll be in a lusty island paradise, too.