Category: Dresses

What’s Trending in Prom Dresses for 2018?

Posted on December 26, 2017 in Dresses

It’s that time of the year again, and if there’s a teen in your life who is ready to celebrate the prom in full fashion force, choosing the perfect dress is a quest that you’re on. There are tons of dresses in most any length, style, design, or color imaginable, with corsages, flowers, and tux for your date to match. When choosing your prom dress, there’s so much more to consider than the color and its appeal to the eyes (though no one will deny the importance of showing up in style and showing out on this day). You can find tons of awesome prom dresses at places like once you’ve narrowed the selection, but ensure that you’ve done the hard work first!

When choosing a prom dress, current trends are important to consider. You certainly do not want to arrive in a style that went out last year!  There are a few trends that high school girls are excited about, and you will feel the same way. Here are a couple of the trends that you might find appealing for your prom look.

A Pastel Affair

For 2018, it seems that it is pastel colors that are winning over the hearts of girls preparing for their prom. Although trends change constantly, pastel dresses have made quite the impact this year and are definitely the ‘in’ colors of the season. Opting to wear a pastel colored prom dresses ensures that you turn heads in an impressionable way when you arrive at prom.

Another Prom Trend

If pastel isn’t quite your thing, don’t worry. Pastels look great on many people, but there’s no denying that they’re not right for everyone. Goth colored-dresses and styles are also trending for the year, so maybe you’ll feel more comfortable arriving at prom in such an inspired look.  Goth looks are edgy, bold, and brave, and certainly at a mysteriousness to your look. Black is often the chosen Goth color, which makes you look slimmer and better built!

Accessorize Your Look

There’s tons of ways to accessorize either of these looks. Pastels always fare well with chrome and metallic jewelry and accessories, while black looks great with a deep red when it is the Goth look you want to achieve. Be sure that you choose matching shoes that complement your dress. Matching shoes doesn’t necessarily mean the same color, so do keep that in mind when making your choice. Many girls also take a purse or small handbag that matches their dress to prom with them.

Choosing a prom dress is fun, exciting, and sometimes hectic as you strive to find one that perfectly meets all of the necessary qualifications. With the above information, choosing a trendy and stylish dress should be just a little bit easier. Remember, when all is said and done, the most important thing to look for in a dress is comfort and style. If you are comfortable in the dress and find it impressive, prom will be so much more exciting!