Fashions For Prom

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    March 29th, 2015Alanna NelsonCelebrity Dresses

    Did you catch the latest episode of Pretty Little Liars? The Season 5, episode 26, Welcome to the Doll House one? Hanna was wearing this beautiful strapless mermaid gown by Sherri Hill.

    PromGirl PLL Sherri Hill Hanna red strapless dress

    Hanna’s #PLL fab Sherri Hill dress

    I was so busy looking for the real person among the masks that I almost didn’t notice what the girls were wearing! Thanks goodness for on demand!

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    March 26th, 2015Alanna NelsonOur Fashion Choice, Prom Trends

    Short prom dresses seem ever so appealing after watching them on the runway of the PromGirl Fashion show. I’ve always been a long prom dress fan. You know how it is… that picture you have of yourself at prom? For me, it was always in a long dress. Watching those short dresses sparkle, swish and sway, thinking about wearing a formal dress I love again, the short prom dress starts to change that picture. Here’s

    4 Fabulous Short Formal Dresses perfect for Prom 2015

    PromGirl 2 piece short prom dresses

    Dave & Johnny 2 piece dress

    Want that 2 piece prom trend and a short dress? Never fear, Dave and Johnny’s lace and sheer panel dress catches both those trends with a sassy punch! Sequin embellished lace flowers are appliquéd onto a sheer layer that gives you a strapless look but is easy to wear. Rhinestones and beads sparkle around your natural waist, capping the short full organza skirt. With a fishline hem, it’s all about fun and flirty. Love the details in this short prom dress!

    PromGirl lace sheer panel Dave Johnny short prom dress

    Dave & Johnny white lace sheer panel dress


    Dave & Johnny take those same elements: sheer panels, lace and beading for a completely different short prom look. I chose to show the back of this ivory lace formal dress for the interesting use of sheer panels and beads. Careful choice of lining and faux pearl make this short prom dress daring and dainty at the same time. This party dress will always look fresh at another special occasion, making it a good value.
    PromGirl Sherri Hill open back short prom dress

    Sherri Hill beaded cap sleeve formal dress


    For an opulent look at prom, Sherri Hill offers this beaded cap sleeve formal dress in a rainbow of rich colors. A pleated organza skirt and large scale paisley motif add sophistication to this short prom dress. With a satin tie and open back, Sherri Hill hits the right combination of fun, seductive and chic. What an entrance this short dress would make at prom!
    PromGirl beaded open back ombre short prom gown

    Sequins and sheer inserts on a short ombre prom dress


    Oh, my. Who can resist the way this sequin ombre dress combines rhinestones and sheer layers to create an impression of waterfall? Totally cool. This would make a fabulous statement under the lights at prom. The short formal dress features an interesting open back pattern and sheer cap sleeves that results in a fabulous dress for prom this spring or another formal event in your future.

    I’m a short prom dress convert. Now, which one should I choose?

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    March 21st, 2015Alanna NelsonOur Fashion Choice, Prom, Prom Trends

    So many beautiful short and long dresses for Prom 2015!
    I love watching the dresses come down the red carpet.

    Now to pick my favorite prom dress. I would have said definitely long until I saw the fun choices in the short prom gowns. Will you go long or short for prom?

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    March 19th, 2015Alanna NelsonProm

    Prom dress designers are finally getting the hint: We want beautiful plus size prom gowns.

    Of course, brands like Faviana and Blush have always offered fashion forward long formal gowns in plus sizes. For Prom 2015, there’s more choice than ever for your beautiful full figure. Let me just start with

    6 Beautiful Plus Size Prom Gowns

    Prom Girl Dave Johnny beaded plus size prom dress

    Dave and Johnny beaded chiffon gown

    This Dave and Johnny beaded prom dress uses sequins to outline curved motifs on the bodice of this fabulous plus size gown. Sequins follow the scalloped edge on the the natural waistline and frame the sweetheart neckline. Shoulder straps flare to a wide band which means no strapless bra needed. Long layers of chiffon swish around the gathered skirt which looks fabulous on the dance floor.

    Madison James beaded cap sleeve dress

    Fabulous beading emphasizes a cap sleeve prom gown by Madison James. With a portrait neckline and sheer layers highlighted by sequins and beads, this plus size prom dress looks elegant and polished with its beaded waistband and flowing chiffon skirt. The deep v back adds just the touch of drama without giving up control. This prom dress is fabulous for bringing the attention up to the shoulders and creating a slim silhouette.

    PromGirl Madison James beaded empire plus size formal gown

    Madison James beaded empire prom dress

    This season, lovely sherbet colors are a popular prom trend.  Madison James combines a shirred bodice and beaded accents to create a feminine and long look in this plus size prom gown. Your bare shoulders are framed by beaded shoulder straps that highlight your earrings and necklace. The central beaded motif angles along the empire waistline. This beautiful plus size chiffon gown is flattering on every figure type.

    PromGirl plus size beaded halter gown

    Long beaded halter gown

    Looking for a halter dress? This royal blue plus size gown is a great choice. Rhinestones embellish the halter neckline. A sheer organza layer covers the princess shaped lining of the bodice, sealed with a matching band of rhinestones at the natural waist. I love the brilliance of the royal blue, but this plus size prom dress is also available in pastel colors like mint, champagne and light coral.

    PromGirl Faviana plus size glitter sleek prom dress

    Faviana glitter jersey formal gown

    Faviana uses silver glitter jersey in a sleek plus size prom gown. Princess seams, sheer layers and a long thigh slit create a lean contemporary statement for prom or any red carpet occasion. Faviana does a great job of creating plus size prom dresses with a trendy twist.

    PromGirl Dave Johnny open back plus size gown

    Dave and Johnny open back lace prom dress

    Dave and Johnny’s open back formal dress uses lace for a romantic prom look. Selective use of sequins adds a touch of sparkle to the sinous lace motif. The lace creates the high neckline and combines with a sheer inlay to add dimension to the bodice. Curly wisps of lace extend over the natural waist and onto the full chiffon skirt. Blush pink never looked so dainty or on trend in this plus size prom dress.

    With so many great plus size prom dresses to choose, you can bet I’ll be blogging about them again soon. Which brands catch your fashion sense for prom?

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