In countries like USA and Canada, Prom is marked as an important rite of passage for the students of high schools. It is an extravagant social gathering, held near the end of the senior year, where boys usually wear tuxedos and girls dress up in beautiful gowns and dresses. This popular culture has now spread across the world, thanks to mass media. Though the idea of a prom is new to us Indians, it is organized by many colleges, mostly in metropolitan cities.
If you are looking for a dress to wear to your college prom, you would know how difficult it is to find one. Since this idea is new to the country, there is a very small market for it. Nonetheless, we can always find something else, since there is no limit to how much we can experiment, right?
It is always a good idea to try new things to wear, but when you know what kind of details, prints, styles are in vogue, you are well on your way! This time around, the inspirations have been mostly been drawn from celebrities like Ashley Tisdale, Emma Stone, Chloe Moretz, Nina Dobrev, Bella Thorne and many more.
Like all seasons, the traditional western gown is one of the safest and yet trendiest options for a dress. Trendy Diva brings to you dazzling dresses in red and turquoise green. And if you seek a glamorous look, go for the metallic golds and silvers, which have ruled the runway this time.The one shoulder sequined dress by Femella is bound to make their heads turn; just make sure you pair it with your best pair of pumps.
This prom night, let those pretty lace details on your dress light up your face. Lace makes up for a soft silhouette; what better than to wear such a romantic dress for the night! If you seek a simple, cute dress, The Vanca’s lace dress is for you which comes in red, white and a beautiful shade of blue. 20D’s beige lace dress is another option for the ones who like it sober. It has criss-cross details at the back.
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On the contrary, lace in dark colours gives a different kind of effect altogether. It is enticing and flirty. The pencil dress by French Connection has a lace work patch in the front and back yoke and sleeves, and a deep plunge neckline. The black and red lace dress by The Vanca is another dress that you can go for.
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The history of proms dates back to early 1990’s, but the effect is still alive. The 1950’s frock style dress by Trendy Divva couldn’t be more perfect for the occasion. Make sure you go with the right hairstyle and makeup! Bright solid colours are the favourites of this year. If you are a happy-go-lucky person, nothing would suit you as good as the braided strap dress by Femme Fatale, which comes in a color-popping yellow!