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    January 29th, 2016Alanna NelsonOur Fashion Choice, Prom, Prom Trends

    The sequin trend is going strong for prom. If you are searching for a bit of sparkle in your prom gown, never fear! Whether you want allover sequins, patterns or just a splash of shimmer, dress manufacturers offer plenty of interpretations for 2016.  Looking for a long prom dress that reflects your verve?  Take a look at these

    6 Long Prom Gowns with Sequins

     

    PromGirl Sean long sequin prom dress

    Green sequin gown by Sean

    The halter neckline and fine lines create a lean silhouette in this emerald green sequin gown by Sean. With an open back firmly anchored across the shoulders, this gorgeous long dress is perfect for a night of dancing. Available in sizes 0 – 20, those lines of sequins are flattering for petite and plus sizes.

    PromGirl Mori Lee long tan sequin gown

    Mori Lee taupe sequin dress

    Catching trendy prom dress moods, the flowing halter sequin gown by Mori Lee uses a subtle taupe and iridescent patterns for an allover shimmer. The satin tie adds texture, the bias cut floor length skirt curves smoothly and a keyhole cut out keeps you covered but has a touch of peek a boo.

    PromGirl Scala pattern sequin black long dress

    Sequin patterns on a long Scala gown

    Looking for drama in your prom gown? Sheer lining contrasts with black mesh patterned with sequins on a long Scala evening dress. Figure hugging until the skirt flares at the knee, this spaghetti strap gown wraps over the shoulders, crossing the deep open back for maximum impact.

    PromGirl Elizabeth K long chiffon sequin dress

    Elizabeth K sequin gown

    Elizabeth K blends chiffon and sequins for a trendy look for prom 2016. Sheer panels across the upper bodice are embellished with beads echoing the sweetheart lining. A beaded belt anchors the airy chiffon that definitely allows your inner goddess to shine.

    PromGirl Blush long halter sequin dress

    Blush halter sequin gown

    Sequins radiate across organza for a stunning Blush halter dress. Bare shoulders crossed with colorful sequin straps plays with the combo of sheer and shimmer. The curving sequin motifs intertwine densely over the dress body. The sequins dissipate into waves of movement across the flared organza floor length skirt. Blush prom gowns boast details that look great in petite and plus sizes. This sequin gown is a dream come true.

    PromGirl designer sequin prom dresses

    Sequins and sheer inserts


    For a regal look at prom, this funnel neck cap sleeve gown is perfect. Radiating sequin motifs surround the high neck, echoing out along the shoulders and upper bodice. Add sheer inserts at the waistline and the dimensions created by sequin patterns stands out for a flattering prom look. Whether you choose aqua, black or platinum, this sequin gown will certainly stand out on the promenade.

    With so many interpretations in sequin prom gowns, you can be sure to find the perfect style for you. Happy shopping!

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    January 25th, 2016Alanna NelsonProm, Prom Tips

    We click to buy everything from music to make up.  Buying your prom gown is different in two ways:

    • the cost is greater than your typical online purchase, and
    • prom is a fixed date… you need the perfect dress that fits for a very specific night.

    How do you know you’re shopping with a great online vendor?

    4 Online Shopping Tips for Prom 2016

          1. Measure thyself:  Get out your swim suit and have a friend measure you. Not sure what’s needed to choose the correct size? Then watch this video from PromGirl.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UEp_rhRO4Cg
          2. Measure the quality of the online vendor: What is their online reputation? A quick check at the bottom of the PromGirl web site reveals a bevy of certifications.
    Shop Safe Online prom gown at PromGirl

    Certifications at the bottom of the PromGirl website

        1. Identify the company’s return policy: Will you get store credit or a refund? Are there restocking fees? Who pays for postage on returns? If you can’t find the answer to these questions easily on the web site, you shouldn’t buy your prom dress with that business.
        2. Identify shipping time: Before paying for your perfect prom dress, you should understand the expected ship date and delivery time. Some vendors do not keep their online listings in stock; the prom dresses are drop shipped from the manufacturer when you place your order. Even if you’re an early bird shopper, you may need time to alter your prom gown.

    Understanding and trusting the online prom dress vendor is key to a happy purchase. PromGirl has 16 years of online experience in the prom gown business and prides itself on being the online prom dress superstore! With an enormous selection and dedication to customer service, you can shop safely at PromGirl.

     

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    January 21st, 2016Alanna NelsonProm, Prom Trends

    News of David Bowie’s death popped into my social media stream while scouting 2016 prom dress trends. His iconic music shaped our parents and grandparents but his evolving style still
    fuels designers throughout the fashion industry. Bowie’s costumes and photo shoots encouraged all to step away from the norm and use dress to express our personality.

    Will you follow David Bowie’s lead and choose one of these

    5 Trend Setting Prom Dresses?

    PromGirl Sean 2 piece red prom dress

    Beaded 2 piece prom gown

    Exquisite embellishment in Sean’s red two piece gown recalls Bowie’s penchant for detailed outfits. Sparkling lines of red beads travel from the high neck and center waist, adding dimension to the chiffon dress. With a dramatic side thigh high slit and triangular back cut out, this prom dress embodies power and confidence.

    PromGirl La Femme strapless sequin long prom dress

    La Femme strapless sequin cut out gown

    Bowie’s body-hugging styles inspired many a runway show. Here, LaFemme’s cut out evening gown  shares that vision with a wrap sweetheart bodice that exposes your midriff and back. The sequin bodice coordinates with the bias cut jersey, yielding a prom dress that sparkles and flows as you move. Quality, color variety and a full range of dress sizes are standard with La Femme. This designer prom dress has it all!

    PromGirl Xcite sexy lace prom gown with train

    Xcite floor length lace prom dress

    Xcite takes jersey, inserts lace panels to shape a long, angled, sophisticated prom look. This floor length white gown covers everything and bares it all. From the ultra feminine train, long sleeves and jewel neckline, you read traditional. Deep side lace inserts and a gorgeous back view show everyone that you are extraordinary.

    PromGirl Jovani Off Shoulder Mermaid dress

    Jovani Off the Shoulder Mermaid Gown

    Love drama? Then this off the shoulder mermaid gown by Jovani may be the perfect expression of your independent spirit. Form fitting princess shaping creates a body hugging dress body. At the thighs, angled layers of sculpted satin form waves of flare to the hem of the floor length gown. Available in 9 colors and in sizes 00 to 32, this strapless mermaid gown is a marvel.

    PromGirl short sexy beaded prom dress

    JVN by Jovani sheer beaded dress

    While channelling “Rebel Rebel,” why wear a long prom dress? A JVN by Jovani short beaded dress will set you apart from the crowd. The sleeveless shift features beading over tan mesh. Over the center torso of the v neck dress, silver beads are densely arranged. On the sides and shoulders, lined sheer fabric ensures modesty… and perhaps recalls a bit of Bowie scandal.

    A selection of David Bowie’s stage costumes are currently on a world tour. Wouldn’t it be great to see it an be inspired by his creativity? Whether you are inspired by online photos or world travel, embrace your  dynamic personality when you choose your gown for prom 2016.

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    January 11th, 2016Alanna NelsonCelebrity Dresses, Prom

    Shopping for prom inspiration? The red carpet at the 2016 Golden Globe Awards is a great way to start your perfect dress wish list.

    PromGirl admires Kate Winslet Golden Globe Gown

    Kate Winslet at Golden Globe Awards 2016

    Strong sleek silhouettes topped all of the critics’ best dressed lists. Browsing through the fab PromGirl long prom dresses, I easily found

    5 Prom Gowns Inspired by the 2016 Golden Globe Red Carpet

    PromGirl Sherri Hill long prom dresses

    Sherri Hill Halter Prom Gown

    With its long side slit and dramatic train, this Sherri Hill halter gown makes a grand entrance on the promenade. The halter neck becomes shoulder straps at the back for a sporty, fashion forward statement. The center horizontal back cut out creates a faux two piece dress look from behind. This long gown is totally on target for 2016.

    PromGirl La Femme sheer panel sweetheart long prom dress

    La Femme sheer panel sweetheart gown

    La Femme strapless gown with sheer side panels features a ruched sweetheart bodice that wraps around the curved sparkling inserts. This trim floor length dress features a thigh high slit and a back cut out that’s totally swoon worthy!

    PromGirl Xcite lace back trumpet long prom dress

    Xcite lace back trumpet gown

    While solid from the front, lace shoulder straps blossom from this princess seamed trumpet gown. That gorgeous lace expands to cover the entire back to create a stunning view.

    PromGirl long navy open back sequin dresses

    Navy open back sequin embellished gown

    Oh, so trendy, this navy open back prom dress captures many 2016 prom trends. The halter neck, tiny cut outs, rays of sequins and sheer inserts combine with that sleek silhouette for a dynamic update on a classic prom style.

    PromGirl white sheer beaded long prom dress

    Sheer bodice beaded gown

    White prom dresses splash onto the 2016 prom scene with panache. Temptation adds allure to the long white gown with a beaded sheer bodice and white bandeau bodice lining.

    Which were your favorite Golden Globe looks? Will they shape your prom dress shopping?

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