She’s stood by you through bad V-Day dates with old lovers
and great ones with friends, but that basic A-line crimson dress you’ve worn for
years is done and ready to be hung up for good. It’s going to be okay, though — with
all the unexpected styles on the market right now, you won’t even miss her. To prove it,
we’re highlighting 15 of these alternative frocks featuring unique details like
cutouts and lace hems in nontraditional colors. Click through to find the
go-to that will stop traffic — even without the red.
Market Research by Rachel Besser