Fashions for Proms

Sheer Panels on Semi Formal Dresses

Sheer panels add a sexy touch to many a semi formal dress, but the transparent fabric fades easily into a lovely backdrop for romantic and playful gowns as well. Look at these 3 short party dresses that use sheer panels with charming, elegant style.

Cascading sequins and beads travel down this blush pink semi formal dress . A tulle underskirt peeks out from the A line skirt, giving the beaded fabric extra support. With the sheer panel covering the top of the fitted bodice, enjoy the faux sweetheart neckline and keyhole back. The blend of shine, delicate fabric and great details combine for a darling semi formal dress.

Winding large scale beaded motifs cover the sheer bodice of this champagne colored dress. With layers of curly hemmed chiffon layers edging the short skirt to contrast the formal bodice, you've got a darling short semi formal dress that is elegant and playful.

No matter which pastel color you choose, this semi formal dress gives off a celebratory karma! I could pin it on the curly layers in the full tulle skirt, the ruched satin waistband, or the wavy embroidery on the sheer bodice but maybe the magic comes when they join together.

Sheer panels are a versatile shot of style into semi formal dresses. Which way would you interpret this trend? 

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