The last sentence, is the narrator really referring to age or is this an idiom? To be dressed up? for the New Year.
Dictation exercise B1
It is an idiom :
Être / Se mettre sur son trente et un = To be/To get dressed up to the nines
I like this translation as it uses numbers too!
Hope this helps!
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