WHITE & IVORY
If you’re looking for a modern, clean and minimal style prom dress opt for a white or ivory gown like Laura Dern, Julianne Hough, Margot Robbie and Danai Gurira.
Buy It! Sienna Gown, $378; revolve.com
Buy It! Premium Quilted Pephem Bodycon Midi Dress, $103; asos.com
Aidan by Aidan Mattox
Buy It! Plunging Cutout Gown, $245; bloomingdales.com
Buy It! Square Neck Scuba Maxi Dress With Thigh Split, $56; asos.com
Nothing says spring better than a pop of color. Go bold with a bright yellow gown like Eiza Gonzalez, bubblegum pink like Viola Davis or try a cobalt blue dress like Jennifer Garner. No matter which hue you choose, you’re guaranteed to stand out (in the best way!).
Buy It! Tiered Dress, $156; shopbop.com
Jill Jill Stuart
Buy It! Two Tone Gown, $298; shopbop.com
Buy It! Kimono Twist Front Maxi Dress, $87; asos.com
Buy It! Cutout Gown, $375; shopbop.com
NUDES & NEUTRALS
Nudes and neutral hues are having a major moment this season, as seen on stylish ladies Gabrielle Union, Sienna Miller, Zendaya and Kate Bosworth. Try rocking a beige, nude or tan colored dress with embellishments, beading or hint of sparkle to really shine on prom night.
Buy It! 3D Floral Shift Dress, $240; topshop.com
Buy It! Cydney Sequin Bodice Gown, $155; nordstrom.com
Buy It! Midnight Rendezvous Maxi Dress, $246; revolve.com
Buy It! Laurent Dress, $220; anthropologie.com
Take a cue from Sofia Carson, Meryl Streep, Allison Janney and Maya Rudolph make a statement at prom in a red hot dress. The power color has been one of the trendiest hues over the past few seasons and is showing no sign of slowing down for spring.
Buy It! The Surreal Dreamer Dress, $229; freepeople.com
Buy It! Asymmetrical Satin Dress, $99.99; mango.com
Buy It! Legacy Crepe Body-Con Gown, $295; nordstrom.com
Buy It! 3D Floral Azaelea Dress, $325; shopbop.com
If your prom style is sweet but glamorous, try rocking an embellished, sequin or beaded blush pink dress. Gina Rodriguez, Elisabeth Moss and Allison Williams worked the Oscars red carpet in princess-worthy pink gowns that were pretty with a touch of old-Hollywood glamour.
Buy It! Azelea Gown, $295; shopbop.com
Buy It! Rush Hour Maxi, $215; yumikim.com
Buy It! Bariano Rebecca Rose Gold Strapless Sequin Maxi Dress, $268; lulus.com
Buy It! Yokners Paillette-Embellished Tulle Mini Dress, $270; net-a-porter.com
LAVENDER & GREY
For a romantic, vintage-inspired and ethereal vibe for prom opt for a lavender, grey or muted lilac à la Molly Sims, Nina Dobrev and Zoey Deutch. Make sure to choose a style with plenty of lace, beading, satin or shine to really nail the look.
Buy It! Multi Layer Lace Ruffle Cami Maxi Dress, $108; asos.com
Buy It! Nadea Gown, $238; revolve.com
Needle & Thread
Buy It! Mirage Tiered Embellished Tulle Dress, $355; net-a-porter.com
Buy It! Long Satin Dress, $69.99; hm.com