Here to Party: Short Prom Dresses
When you think of the typical prom dress, what comes to mind? Likely a long, flowing gown, either simple or loaded up with embellishments, depending on your personal style, of course. But here’s a ‘lil secret: your prom dress doesn’t have to be the conventional long evening dress, especially if your school’s dress code is a bit more flexible.
If semi-formal attire is permitted, why not switch up your style with ::gasp:: a short prom dress? Perfect if temperatures are warm where you live or you’re just looking for something unique, a short prom dress is also more freeing for the dance floor (as in, showing off your best Beyoncé moves). Plus, it solves the dilemma of a sad dress sitting in your closet after prom, since a short hemline is versatile for future events, like a wedding or even a holiday bash. Ready to shorten up? Here’s a few things to keep in mind if you are considering a short dress for prom:
Check with your school’s dress code! Then, check again. You definitely don’t want to fall for the perfect style only to discover it’s not appropriate for prom night.
Ready, set, shop! Browse all prom dresses here. Xo, Camille