No matter how our prom nights went — glorious with a crown or semi-awkward, like this editor's — the high school event will always live fresh in our minds (and yearbooks): the date, the shoes, and, most importantly, the dress. Imagine our excitement, then, when a few readers asked what we'd wear to the big dance if we were invited again. We quickly took to stepping down memory lane and gathered up 11 fanciful frocks that would have made our teenage dream an even better night to remember.
And, fortunately, the offerings on the market today are much chicer than those of our teen years — nope, there's no pink organza or sparkly mesh here. Instead, you'll find sweet florals, pretty sheers, and even some shiny metallics. Ahead, see (and shop!) all of our nostalgia-inducing picks — and, hey, you may just grab some inspiration for your upcoming formal soiree, too.
Okay, okay. There's no need to start tossing shoe boxes out the window. No, not even if you desperately need a bit more closet space. But, it seems like we might have pinpointed THE very best black pump, according to math that is. Rank & Style has calculated the Stuart Weitzman Nouveau pump as the top pick for the classic read
Lately, it's taken nearly all our willpower not to think about sun rays, long weekends, and beach hair — from the actual beach and not a bottle. But, there's really no bigger buzzkill than hours of trying on bathing suits that epically fail to do your body justice. And, the fact is, your swimwear is probably the read