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Proms/Formal Dances: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
6 Places to Design Your Own Prom Dress…O...
Where to design your own prom dress online - prom dress patterns online - make your own prom dress online
How to Wear a Dress Without a Bra
How to wear a dress without a bra, but still give your breasts support! Tips for wearing backless, strapless and plunge dresses.
Which Colors Flatter Your Skin Tone?
The best colors to wear for dark, olive, medium and fair skin. Match clothing colors to your skin tone for the most flattering looks!
What is Homecoming?
The high school tradition: explained!
7 Top Online Resources for Prom Dress Shopping
If you hail from a small town hours away from the closest dress boutique, don't fret. The internet is overflowing with formal dresses, especially around this time of the year.
Nail Ideas for Prom
Photos of nail art and designs you can do yourself! Give yourself a cool manicure for prom or homecoming.
Slow Dancing Tips for Teens
Learn how to slow dance - Slow dancing tips for prom and homecoming
How to Choose Colors That Will Flatter Your...
The best colors to wear to flatter your eyes! These hues will bring out your eye color and really make you stand out.
Tricks to Make Your High Heels More Comfy
Tricks to make your high heels more comfortable to walk (and dance!) in.
Totally Cute Curly Updos for Prom and Homecoming
Got curls? These easy, curly updos are perfect for prom and homecoming dances.
Tips for Wearing a Backless Dress
How to support your breasts and look like you're wearing a bra with a backless dress.
These Prom-Perfect Nail Design Ideas are TO DIE...
Nail design just for prom! Formal, fun, romantic, fierce, glam nail art and manicures for every prom girl. Ideas, inspiration and photos to copy!
Best Model Poses for Dresses
Learn how to stand and pose like a model for photos!
6 Easy, Braided Updos for Formals
Braided Updos: French, Dutch, rope and fishtail style.
How to Dress for YOUR Body! The Right...
How to flatter your figure and find the right dresses for your body type, no matter what shape you are! Which silhouettes, shapes and cuts to shop for.
How to Pin a Boutonniere
The easiest way to pin a boutonniere - how to pin prom flowers - pinning a boutonniere
Get the Ultimate Prom Nails
Prom Nails, Prom Manicures, Prom Nail Art, Nail Designs for Prom, DIY Manicure
The Best Places to Shop For Prom Online!
The best online prom boutiques - Where to shop online for prom dresses - These web boutiques carry hundreds of dress styles, cater to their customers, and don’t stock knock-offs.
Find the Right Dress for Your Shape
Finding the right dress for your shape, dresses for your body type, dress silhouettes
Defining Dance and Party Dress Codes
Definitions of white tie, black tie, formal, semi-formal, cocktail and dressy casual dress codes.
How to Design Your Own Prom Dress
Can't find the dress of your dreams? Try your hand at designing your own prom dress. Choose your color, fabric, and silhouette, no sewing skills required!
Where to Wear Your Prom Dress Again
A formal dress isn’t something you’re going to be wearing every day. But there are more than a few special occasions where a prom dress could be re-worn.
Are You Ready to Have Sex on Prom Night?
Having sex on prom night is a big decision: are you ready for it?
Finding the Right Bra for Your Dress
Bra options for formal dresses - find the right bra for your dress - special occasion bra
11 Free Workout Plans for Prom
Free prom workout and exercise routines to get you fit for prom!
Dress Up a Boring Gown With These Tips!
Have a simple one-color gown that fits well but could use a bit of a… lift? Here are some tips to add some sparkle, as simple as carrying a bright bag.
No Prom Date? No Problem!
Tips for going to prom without a date
The Plus-Size Teen's Guide to Wearing Dresses
Fashion, dress and fit tips for plus-size, curvy and full-figured teens shopping for prom, homecoming or formal dresses.
Black Nail Polish
A black manicure is dark, dramatic and matches almost every hue. Page 12.
Bright Colors
Have fun with bright nail polish during spring and summer. Page 11.
Unique Ways to Ask a Guy to Prom
Creative, unique ways to ask a guy to the dance!
Prom and Formal Dance Dress Codes Explained
Should you wear a formal or semi-formal dress? What's the difference? Does fabric matter? Here's how to figure out what special occasion dress to wear!
Prom Hairstyles for ALL Hair Types!
Photos of prom hairstyles: updos, curls, braids and waves to suit every girl, no matter what length your hair is.
Sunset Colored Nails
Try a pretty multi-colored manicure in sunset colors. Page 9.
Gorgeous Homecoming Hairstyles for Long Hair
Easy updos and formal hairstyles for long hair - Homecoming hair 'dos!
Bright Multi-Colored Nails
Decorate your nails in the brightest colors possible! Page 10.
6 Beautiful Braided Hairstyles for Formals and...
6 braided hair ideas to wear for formals, parties and prom.
Prom Tips For Guys: How to be a Good Date
Simple tips guys can use to be a great prom date.
How to Use Hollywood Fashion Tape Plus Review!
How to use Hollywood Fashion Tape, plus a review of the product!
Bejeweled Nails
Bejewel your nails and you'll have a manicure fit for a queen. Page 2.
Creative Ways to Get a Homecoming Date
Get a date to the dance! Proms / Formal Dances.
Lady Gaga Nails
Lady Gaga's nails are red, pointy and 3D! Page 8.
How to Look Skinny in Your Prom Dress…...
How to look slim and skinny in your prom dress without dieting or working out!
Crackle Polish
Crackle nail polish is an easy way to create an intricate design. Page 5.
Nude Nail Polish
Bring attention to your bling with nude nail polish. Page 6.
Create the ultimate theme for your school's...
Winter formal theme ideas for your dance committee!
Metallic Polish
If you must have monochrome nails, choose a metallic polish! Page 7.
How to Glam Up A Simple Dress
Dress up your simple dress with these easy tips - Make your dress more glamorous
Katy Perry's Collaged Manicure
Katy Perry's collaged nails are a true work of art.
How to Make Your Arms Look Thinner in a...
How to make your arms appear thinner in a dress, without the workout!
Checkered Pattern
Have some fun with checkered nails! Choose two different colors that will complement your dress. Page 4.
Get Elegant Prom Hair! Copy these updos and...
The most elegant updos for prom, homecoming, formals! Elegant chignons, princess curls, lovely twists and half-up hairstyles to try!
How to Pair Jackets With Dresses
The perfect fall and winter jackets to wear with dresses. Straight from the runway and the red carpet!
Dark Multi-colored Nails
Copy this dark, multi-colored manicure for your homecoming or winter formal. Page 3.
8 Funky Crimped Hairstyles for Formals
These funky, crimped hairstyles are formal but fun. Get inspired for prom, homecoming and dances.
The Best Prom Dresses for Plus Size Girls
Never let a size dictate your style. The best prom dresses for plus size girls flatter every figure with serious aplomb.
How to Prep for Prom
How to prepare for prom, prom checklist, how to get ready for prom
Where to Rent a Dress Online
Top three sites for renting a dress online.
How to Plan a Prom
From fundraising to ordering decor, use this month-by-month guide that details every essential step of prom planning.
13 Halloween Dance Songs
Spooky dance songs you haven't thought of that will get your Halloween party jumping! From the 80's, 90's, 00's and 10's!
The History of the Sadie Hawkins Dance
How a classic comic strip inspired a high school dance tradition. The history of the Sadie Hawkins Dance.
Prom Planning: A Guide
Prom planning may seem daunting at first, but if you take it step by step, you and your prom committee could plan the ultimate school dance.
These 18 Chignon Updos Are Perfect for Formals...
Tons of chignon updos perfect for prom, homecoming, formals. Messy chignons, braided chignons, twisted or curled chignons: these hair photos are gorgeous!
How to Wear Red Lipstick with a Formal Dress
Tips on wearing red lipstick with a formal dress for prom, homecoming or sweet sixteen.
Black and White Prom Dresses
If color isn't your thing, browse these black and white prom dresses for 2011.
What is Semi formal, Formal, and Ultra formal?
For guys: What to wear when the dress code is semi formal, formal or ultra formal.
Ways to Wear a Prom Tiara
Complete your prom jewelry by adding a tiara! Check out these different tiara styles, how to wear them and which hair 'dos look best with one.
Lip Colors for Prom
Lipstick for prom - lip colors for prom - prom makeup ideas
Ideas for Prom Venues
Creative ideas for prom venues. It's all about location!
11 Totally Trendy French Manicure Ideas You...
French manicure ideas, designs and nail polish colors you haven't seen yet! Photos of French manicure nail art and inspiration.
Review: Boob Glue by Bosom Couture
Boob Glue Review: Does it really work?
Where to Find Cheap Prom Dresses
Save time! The essential stores to visit to score an affordable prom or homecoming dress.
How to Ask a Celebrity to Prom (or any Formal...
Asking a Celebrity to Prom - Celeb Prom Proposals
Trends for Prom 2013!
Trends for Prom 2013: The It Dresses, Colors and Silhouettes This Season!
How to Tell if a Prom Website is Fake
How to tell if it's a fake prom dress website selling counterfeit gowns. Don't get scammed! Page 2.
6 Winter Formal Style Tips
Don't get stuck bare-armed in a strapless dress with a frigid breeze blowing up your dress. Instead, look effortlessly warm with these style tips.
Look Like a Model in Photos
Tips for taking gorgeous formal photos.
How to Ask a Girl to Prom
Creative ways to as a girl to prom that anyone can pull off!
Summer-Ready Hairstyles Perfect for Parties and...
Formal summer hairstyles for parties, weddings and prom! Summer braids, twists and waves that are perfect for hot weather and formal events!
The Top Prom Songs For 2013
Prom Songs - Romantic Songs for Prom - Nostalgic Songs - Slow Songs for Dances
Prom Dress Fit Tips From The Experts
Prom dress fit tips - Finding a flattering prom dress for your body
5 Fast and Easy Formal Hair Ideas To Do Yourself!
DIY Prom Hair- The Asymmetrical Side Braid.
How To Master Smoky Eyes
Smoky eyes are a dramatic finish to a gorgeous formal dress.
Craft the Perfect Homecoming Proposal
New homecoming proposal ideas you haven't heard of to ask your date to the dance!
Quinceañera 101: A Quince Primer
A helpful primer on quinceanera celebrations.
Formal Hairstyles for Prom and Homecoming
Photos of gorgeous formal hairstyles for prom, homecoming and high school dances!
12 Unique Post-Prom Party Ideas
Keep the party going with these memorable after prom ideas.
How to Find a Prom Date
how to find a prom date, who to ask to prom, getting a date to prom
Prom Transportation- New Ways to Get to Prom
Prom transportation - Alternative ways to get to prom, instead of taking a limo.
What Prom Necklace Should I Choose?
Choose the perfect necklace for prom! When to layer, what length chain to choose, when to wear a choker & more prom jewelry tips.
The Worst Prom Disasters… Ever.
Arrests, spoiled photos and crazy chaperones? It happened on these horrible prom nights.
The Prom Accessories You Didn't Know You Needed
Unexpected prom accessories you totally need - body shapers, bobby pins, stick on bras and more.
6 Creative Ways to Wear a Ponytail for Formals...
Six different ways to wear a ponytail! These ponytails are perfect for prom, homecoming and formals.
A Duct Tape Prom Dress Worth \$10,000 in...
Designing a duct tape prom dress could earn you thousands in scholarship money for college! How to enter Duck Tape's Stuck at Prom contest.
Prom Advice: How Can I Get Voted Prom Queen?
Tips, tricks and campaign ideas for getting voted prom queen. Winning prom queen is a cinch when you get your friends and classmates involved.
Prom Makeup: Rihanna's Rosy Hue
Copy Rihanna's pink and violet hues for your night out!
Corsages: How to Choose Them
Corsages are the finishing touch on your prom date's dress. Learn how to choose between a pin corsage and a wrist corsage for your date.
Best Time to Find Inexpensive Prom Dresses
Know when the sales are to score a prom dress bargain.
Seven Prom Dress Don’ts… and How...
Seven common prom fashion disasters and how to avoid them!
Perfect Skin For Prom: DIY Face Masks and Scrubs
DIY face masks and facial scrubs for teens - get clear skin for prom
How Do I Get Him to Ask ME to the Dance?
Reader Question: How do I get my crush to ask me to the dance?
Throw the Ultimate Prom After Party
Entertainment, food and music ideas for an after prom party - Ideas for post prom
Who Should Pay for Prom- The Guy or the Girl?
Prom etiquette: who should pay for prom? The guy, the girl, or whoever does the asking?
How To Dress Down Your Prom Dress
Instead of storing your prom dress in the deepest depths of your closet, give it new life with casual jackets, trendy scarves, and bookish cardigans.
5 Bargain Dresses That Look Like the Real Red...
These affordable dresses were ripped right from the red carpet. Here's where to score these formal looks for less!
Just for Guys: Teen Grooming Tips for Prom
Just for guys: how to groom yourself and look hot for prom!
After Prom Clothes
After Prom Clothes, Outfits for After Prom, What to Wear for Prom After Parties
Prom Hair: These 10 Messy, Boho Updos are...
Go Boho! These Loose, messy updos are perfect for prom, homecoming and formals. Photos of the best boho hairstyles to wear for your special occasion!
10 Steps to the Best Quinceanera Ever
From your dress to your damas, here are 10 steps to the best Quinceanera ever.
Kendall and Kylie Jenner on the Red Carpet
Photos of Kendall and Kylie Jenner on the red carpet.
Does your boyfriend hate PDA? Here's how to deal.
What to do if your boyfriend hates PDA? How to deal when you're more affectionate than your boyfriend. Help!
Short Hair, Don't Care! 6 Ways to Style Your...
Seven Updos for Bobs. Formal Hairstyles for Short and Shoulder-Length Hair.
Photo Crafts: Creative Ideas for Your Prom...
Crafts and ideas for your prom photos! DIY and creative ways to display and honor your high school prom memories!
Is It Okay To Let Your Boyfriend Go To Prom...
Is it okay to let your boyfriend go to prom with another girl at a different school? Here's how to say no without looking like a psycho.
These Gorgeous Plus Size Prom Dresses are...
Plus size prom dresses and trends by designer Ashley Stewart.
8th Grade Formal Hairstyle Ideas
Formal hairstyles perfect for an 8th grade dance.
How to Plan a Prom - Second Semester
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Finding the Right Bra for Your Prom Dress
Straps sticking out and underwires awry will completely ruin the look; the perfect undergarment will make your prom dress even more dazzling and your prom night even more enjoyable.
Recycle That Outfit! How to Glam Up Any Dress...
How to re-wear a dress for New Year's Eve and make it look new! Accessorizing tips for recycling and re-styling a dress to make it look new.
How to Go to Prom With Someone As ‘Just...
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These 60 Striking Homecoming Hairstyles Will...
52 Homecoming hairstyles that will rock your dance. Curly updos, twists, braids, formal styles with fringe and more- for all hair types!
Unique Ways to Ask a Girl to Prom
Unique ways to ask a girl to prom - Memorable prom proposals - Ideas for asking a girl to prom
Stylish Stockings: Formal Dress & Fancy Tights
Survive a winter formal without turning into a frost-covered snowgirl by adding sleek tights to your party dress.
Best Prom Movies
With finals, college placement tests, and term papers, prom is the last thing on your mind. Set aside a weekend and cram prom-style. Study up on your favorite prom-themed movies to get in the formal spirit.
Can I Go To Prom With A Freshman Guy?
Is it okay to bring a freshman as your prom date? When you want a younger prom date but are afraid your friends will judge, here's how to deal.
18 Unique Homecoming Dresses (Under \$100!)
Shopping guide: Unique homecoming dresses under $100 - Where to find affordable dresses for homecoming!
How to Wear Prom Headbands
How to wear prom headbands, prom hair accessories and formal headbands
DIY Manicure and Pedicure Tips
Give yourself a pro manicure and pedicure with these tips and tricks!
How to Find Cheap Prom Dresses
Tips for finding cheap prom dresses.
The Best Prom Websites for Prom Planning
These top prom websites will make planning and decorating your prom a snap.
Photos: Blake Lively's Best Hairstyles
Photos: Blake Lively's Best Hairstyles - How to Get Blake Lively's Hair
Cheap Prom Dress Picks From Forever 21
Cheap prom dress shopping is so much easier when you pop by Forever 21.
Steal Demi Lovato’s Style for Prom
Copy Demi Lovato's style - The best of Demi Lovato's style on the red carpet!
How to Wear a Plaid Dress
Six ways to take a plaid dress and turn it into a fall dance-worthy outfit.
How to Write a Romantic Prom Proposal
Write a romantic prom proposal letter and get your potential date to say yes!
Can I Go To Homecoming Alone?
Tips for going to your homecoming dance alone - No date to homecoming? Here's help!
Before You Rent a Tuxedo
The tuxedo seems so simple: what could be complicated about a pair of pants, a blazer, and a buttondown? The confusion arises when you pop into a tuxedo shop and are presented with hundreds of choices: Do you want enamel or pewter cufflinks? Do you want a notched or peaked collar? Do you want a double or single breasted jacket? Scan this simple how-to and you'll be tux-shopping like a pro in no time.
How To Tie Your Tie
The ability to tie a tie often looks tricky from an unknowing eye, but with a few minutes of practice, you'll be a tie-tying pro for years to come.
What to Bring to Prom
What to bring to prom - what to pack for prom - prom essentials
How to Turn Down a Date to the Dance
How to say no while being gracious and polite - Turning down a date to the dance (nicely!)
Mandy Moore's Sideswept Bangs
A gallery of glamorous, prom-worthy 'dos for short hair.
Tips for Going to Prom at Another School
Prom advice: Tips for going to prom at another school, where you don't know anyone except for your date!
Ideas for Prom Subcommittees
Ideas for prom subcommittees that will make party planning much, much easier!
Romantic Prom Themes
Planning a prom? Check out these nine romantic prom themes for your dance!
Prom Makeup Looks From Miley
Three gorgeous prom makeup ideas straight from Miley Cyrus' red carpet looks.
How to Choose Prom Invitations
Prom planning: Pick the best prom invitations with these tips.
Formal Hairstyles for Short Hair
A tightly-curled bob like Nicole Richie's is the perfect homecoming hair style.
How to Wear Evening Separates
Pairing evening separates - ways to wear evening separates - celebs in evening separates
Sparkle, Mod and Texture: Dresses from Los...
60s mod, sparkle, and So-Cal chic dresses reigned at the Carondelet House during Los Angeles Fashion Week!
8 Totally Cute Homecoming Hairstyles You Can DIY
These cute but formal homecoming hair ideas are easy to do yourself. Get inspired by these messy updos, chic braids and curly chignons.

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