It’s safe to say that prom is one of the
most exciting events of the entire school year. Picking the perf outfit is
tough stuff. From trying on tonsa dresses at millions of stores to sticking
within your budget, every chica can use a few fast 'n' easy tips to make prom
shopping more amazing. Keep reading for our top five prom shopping tips.
#1: Find your inspo
When you close your eyes and envision your dream prom look, what comes to mind?
Are you girly, glam, sporty, sweet, edgy, indie or something else when it comes
to fashion? Hit up inspo-central websites, like pinterest.com and polyvore.com,
or flip through your fave mags for looks you. Knowing what you want (and what
you don’t) will help you find the perfect prom dress when you hit the mall.
#2: Look everywhere
Don’t limit your prom shopping stops to just your fave stores…hit up local
boutiques, vintage stores and even online shops for unique and fab frocks you
wont find anywhere else. You never know where you will end up finding your
dream dress, so widen your scope to ensure you don’t miss out.
#3: Shop with a crew ya trust
You know that person who you can always trust to be totes honest with ya? Maybe
she is your BFF, your older sis, fave cousin or even your mom…whoever she is,
make a prom shopping sched with her, stat. You always want someone else's
opinion when you are trying on clothing…especially someone’s opinion whom you
value and trust. Getting the seal of approval from a babe who knows your style
and is uber honest will be one of the best prom shopping choices you make.
#4: Stick to your budget
It is super easy to blow tonsa green on prom which is why it is crucial to know
how much you’re willing to spend. Whether you're breaking out the bucks big time
or keeping your prom shopping dollars tight, stick tight to your predetermined
#5: Choose what makes you feel
like a prom queen
In the end, prom is about having a super fab time with your crew, so choose the
dress that makes you feel like the ultimate princess. Don’t dismay if you don’t
find your fave frock right away, just go with your gut and purchase whichever
dress makes you feel the best about, well, Y-O-U!
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BY ANNIE ROBINSON ON 5/10/2013 12:00:00 AM
POSTED IN fashion, dresses, formal frocks, formal fash faves, shop like a pro, formal beauty looks, dance