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Simplicity always works, even for prom. Look to elegant details to add drama. This dress’s twisted bias neck drapes over the shoulder to become a sexy cowl scoop back.
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All eyes will be on you in this floor sweeping, black and white, stripped pleated dress. Macy’s, $318.
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This sweet halter dress can come in handy long after prom.
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We love how modern this short A-line cocktail dress is for prom. The fabric tie bow, bangles and hot peep-toe-heels make this a legit prom ensemble. Macy’s, $69.
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We’re not huge fans of matchy looks, but we love how this long wrap gown comes with a matching small pouch. David’s, $155.
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Metallic prom dresses are making a big statement in 2010. The one-shoulder strap of this shirred jersey dress is a understated chic touch that flatters every woman.
David’s Bridal exclusive, $119
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We’re not sure what we love more: the Grecian cut or the amazing deep purple hue. David’s, $155
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Sparkling bejeweled details are always in vogue for prom. David’s Bridal, $169.
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Go for a roaring twenties look in this silk tricotine gown.
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You’ll be twirling around on the dance floor all night in this fairytale ball gown.
David’s Prom, $199
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You’ll feel like a red carpet star in this gown. The ruched bodice and 3D flower detail at the waist are four star style elements that promise to win you the title of best dressed. David’s Bridal, $99.
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Don’t shy away from prints for prom night. Just look at how gorgeous this abstract print dress is. David’s, $160.
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The pleated sweetheart bodice attracts attention to the face. David’s Prom, $75.
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The classic mermaid silhouette and intricate beading adds sophistication to the playful color of this gown. David’s Bridal, $99
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Reveal your fabulous side in a lace overlay dress. Macy’s, $89.
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Perfect for the gal who loves to play with shapes. Macy’s, $89.
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Beautiful enough to walk down the aisle in. The jeweled empire waist and sleeves are breathtaking. Macy’s, $198.
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Stand out in a sea of black in this fuchsia bubble dress. Macy’s, $70.
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Accentuate your figure in this form-fitting dress with embellished empire waist and sexy side cutouts
David’s Bridal, $259
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A slight sparkle in the bubble hem of this dress adds some festive pizazz to the evening. Macy’s, $69.
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Prom doesn’t have to only be about glamour. Have fun and go for an 80’s look with edgy accessories. Macy’s, $49.
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A bold hue prom dress can brighten up the big night. Macy’s, $198.
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Ruffles don’t have to be overpowering. Get the look just right with a modest ruffle detail. Macy’s, $49.
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