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Stun in Glamorous Short Prom Dresses!

Updated on March 25, 2015

Prom dress dilemma

Prom is always exciting. On such a once-in-a-life-time event, every girl deserves to look beautiful and feel confident. It is a great opportunity to socialize and have fun with friends. So the prom season is approaching, I feel like talking about something about the prom outfits. To have a wonderful night, a perfect prom look is essential. There are so many styles nowadays, ranging from sleek sheath to romantic ball gowns, elegant long skirts to sexy short length. For girls who are not fans of puffy long gowns, a short prom dress can be a wise choice.

Short Prom Dress With Appliques
Short Prom Dress With Appliques | Source

Advantages of wearing A short prom dress

Short length are meant to show the glamour of a young lady. Advantages of wearing a short dress for prom are insurmountable.

On the special night, the young people would dance to every strain of music, and a short dress is comfortable to move in and perfect to steal the show and grab attention.

Then, short dresses are perfect for petite ladies. They will look taller in these pieces as the short length could make the legs slender.

One more thing, it becomes easy when the nature calls in a short length prom dress.

Followed are some of my favorite short party dresses from, which are of flattering silhouette and trendy designs.

Always Dream of a Lorraine Baines McFly Prom dress from Back To The Future

Tips when choosing the perfect short prom dress

It takes time and effort to find a perfect prom outfit. There are several tips that one should keep in mind when seeking for the best short prom dress.

First of all, sizing is always the most important factor. A right size makes perfect fit. Before purchasing your dream dress, you will need to have your measurements, including the bust, hips and waistline. Different designers may have different size chart. Do not guess your measurements.

Second, find a style that suits your body type. Finding a flattering style is essential on the way to get a beautiful look. You will need to understand the body shape and try to find a dress that accentuate your body and show the best side.

Last but not least, always feel comfortable in the dress, both with the fabric and styling.

Hottest 2015 Short Prom Dress Styles

Struggling with prom dress styles? Take a look at the hottest dress styles for prom 2015.

Little Black Dress is always in. Inspired by Audrey Hepburn, classic and classy LBDs are always great choice for special events like prom. As Karl Lagerfeld said, “One is never over-dressed or under-dressed with a Little Black Dress.”

Pretty in pink. When it comes to a prom dress, pink is always my first choice. And pink shades like blush pink, baby pink rule the runways 2014 and will continue its dictation in 2015. Short prom style like pink baby doll are perfect for those girly girls. Ballerina attire gains its popularity these days for its romance and sweetness.

Well for those girls who want to steal all light, shine bright in a sequined short prom gown.The glittering dresses are not created only for prom, they can also be worn to any special events, like charity balls, business formals, or even a night out.

Perfect prom look

Complete Prom Look with Glamorous Accessories!

So, you have found your dream dress finally! Don't forget the other part of your ensemble: Accessories! A beautiful short prom dress is not all for a perfect look! Complete your prom outfit with some shining jewelries, a matching clutch or a pair of stunning high heels. Consider all these "little things" , and they can totally take your look to the next level.

A stylish purse can add fun and glamour to your prom outfit. Clutches and handbags are popular for formal events like prom. The color of the purse does not have to match your dress color. However, make sure the purse have enough room for all your essentials for the night.

When choosing prom jewelries, make sure they suit your personal taste and the style of your prom dress. Usually, a simple shining necklace and pair of earrings should be enough to jazz up your look.

Don't forget choose a right and trendy hairstyle to style up the whole look!

So, you are looking fabulous and have fun on your big night!

Which short styles do you like best?

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So, what do you think of short dresses for prom? I'd like to hear from you :D

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    • AlanJC321 profile image

      AlanJC321 3 years ago

      Thanks for sharing. I really think every girl or woman should own a beautiful dress like these, and not just for prom.

    • ValPage profile image

      ValPage 3 years ago

      @CoolFool83: Thank you :D

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      ValPage 3 years ago

      @takkhisa: Thanks for the comment, takkhis :)

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      Takkhis 3 years ago

      These look very pretty and thanks for sharing your thoughts. Prom season is a very valuable event for students there, it is fully different than our culture. Thank you.

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      CoolFool83 3 years ago

      Some very stunning looking prom dresses.