Whether you’re a prom queen or after something more subtle, these are the best prom dresses to buy.
Prom may be a bit away yet, but we’ve heard through the grapevine that some people are already on the hunt for the perfect dress. The sooner you search, the luckier you will find the party dress of your dreams to dance the night away.
Talking to wear to prom can be tough! Trust us, we’ve been there. You want something that looks great, is easy to dance to, and can also eat at, because a full three-course meal is usually offered and you want to be comfortable all night.
So whether you’re looking for a party dress for yourself, your daughter, niece, granddaughter or friend, then you’ve come to the right place.
How to choose a party dress.
As a stylist, I’ve worked with the styling teams for some of the UK’s favourite celebs, dressing them for red carpet events such as the BAFTA’s, TV Awards and film premieres. And for us non-famous people, prom is the time to glam up and get as close to red-carpet-ready as we’ll ever be – and of course, it’s a lovely send off from school.
But, it can get a bit confusing. It’s hard to know where to start with thousands of options from mermaid dresses to two-pieces, maxi, midi and fishtail. And if that’s not enough to get your head around, then there’s the shoes, bags and accessories on top.
Luckily, we’ve put the leg work in for you, scouring the web for the best prom dresses from . So whether you’re looking to be a prom princess or sleek and sophisticated, these are the dresses to buy.
Prom Queen-Worthy Dress We Love.
For anyone looking to win the Prom Queen crown, this princess style dress is the one for you. Pretty in pink with sequins, tulle, and a low back, it’s every typical prom look in one.
Slinky long Prom Dress We Love
Get ready to wow in this dreamy mustard prom dress. Featuring asymmetric drape detailing and a maxi length, this dress has Love Island finale written all over it.
Short Prom Dress We Love
Typically, most prom dresses are maxi or midi length, but that’s not for everyone. If you’re looking for something on the shorter side, then look no further than this Quiz skater dress. The sequinned bodice puts it firmly in the promwear category, and the mint green colour will really pop with nude shoes and silver accessories.
Red Prom Dress We Love
Red will definitely make you stand out from the crowd, and this River Island prom option ticks all the right boxes. The halter neck gives it a sophisticated look while the bodycon fit with a split hem adds just a touch of sexiness. Team with a pair of strappy heels and delicate jewellery to complete the look.
Sequin Prom Dress We Love.
V Neck Prom Dress We Love
A little secret when it comes to shopping for prom dresses, make sure to look at bridesmaid dresses too! More often than not, the two are very similar, and most brands crossover their products for both occasions.
Tulle Prom Dress We Love
Tulle is one of the most common fabrics used for prom dresses. Light and airy, it gives great dimension as well as a floaty feminine feel, and this sage green maxi version does just that. Featuring a one-shoulder design and a flattering fitted waist, this dress can be paired with white heels and gold accessories for an elegant finish.
Sexy Prom Dress We Love
So many girls want to look sexy for prom. But trust us, going for something uber short, low cut or with cutouts can really backfire. This option is just beautiful, and the slinky silky material adds just enough sexiness while still looking elegant.