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Proms/Formal Dances: Most Popular Articles

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Which Colors Flatter Your Skin Tone?
The best colors to wear for dark, olive, medium and fair skin - Match colors to your skin tone
Unique Ways to Ask a Guy to Prom
Creative, unique ways to ask a guy to the dance!
Elegant Hairdos for Formal Dances
Elegant updos for formal occasions! Copy these 11 elegant hairstyles for prom or homecoming.
How to Design Your Own Prom Dress… Online!
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!
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.
What is Homecoming?
The high school tradition: explained!
Create the ultimate theme for your school's...
Winter formal theme ideas for your dance committee!
Are You Ready to Have Sex on Prom Night?
Having sex on prom night is a big decision: are you ready for it?
Slow Dancing Tips for Teens
How to hold your arms when you slow dance.
Tips for Wearing a Backless Dress
How to support your breasts and look like you're wearing a bra with a backless dress.
Best Model Poses for Dresses
Learn how to stand and pose like a model for photos!
How to Wear Evening Separates
Pairing evening separates - ways to wear evening separates - celebs in evening separates
The Best Dress Colors for Your Eye Color
Finding the best dress colors for your eyes - Colors that match your eye color
How to Ask a Girl to Prom
Creative ways to as a girl to prom that anyone can pull off!
9 Easy, Curly Updo Hairstyles for Prom
Formal hair! These easy, curly updos are perfect for prom and homecoming dances.
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.
The Top Prom Songs For 2013
Prom Songs - Romantic Songs for Prom - Nostalgic Songs - Slow Songs for Dances
Find the Right Dress for Your Shape
Finding the right dress for your shape, dresses for your body type, dress silhouettes
6 Easy, Braided Updos for Formals
Braided Updos: French, Dutch, rope and fishtail style.
Creative Ways to Get a Homecoming Date
Get a date to the dance! Proms / Formal Dances.
How to Pair Jackets With Dresses
The perfect fall and winter jackets to wear with dresses. Straight from the runway and the red carpet!
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.
Nail Ideas for Prom
Photos of nail art and designs you can do yourself! Give yourself a cool manicure for prom or homecoming.
How to Pin a Boutonniere
The easiest way to pin a boutonniere - how to pin prom flowers - pinning a boutonniere
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!
How to Use Hollywood Fashion Tape Plus Review!
How to use Hollywood Fashion Tape, plus a review of the product!
Finding the Right Bra for Your Dress
Bra options for formal dresses - find the right bra for your dress - special occasion bra
No Prom Date? No Problem!
Tips for going to prom without a date
How to Plan a Prom
From fundraising to ordering decor, use this month-by-month guide that details every essential step of prom planning.
Prom Problems: My Date Forgot a Corsage!
Solving your prom problems with expert prom advice! What to do when your date disappoints.
Dresses for My Body Type
Dresses that flatter short girls, dresses for petite girls. Page 6.
Bright Multi-Colored Nails
Decorate your nails in the brightest colors possible! Page 10.
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.
Prom Tips For Guys: How to be a Good Date
Simple tips guys can use to be a great prom date.
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.
How to Glam Up A Simple Dress
Dress up your simple dress with these easy tips - Make your dress more glamorous
6 Beautiful Braided Hairstyles for Formals and...
6 braided hair ideas to wear for formals, parties and prom.
Get the Ultimate Prom Nails
Prom Nails, Prom Manicures, Prom Nail Art, Nail Designs for Prom, DIY Manicure
Where to Rent a Dress Online
Top three sites for renting a dress online.
How to Wear Red Lipstick with a Formal Dress
Tips on wearing red lipstick with a formal dress for prom, homecoming or sweet sixteen.
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.
What is Semi formal, Formal, and Ultra formal?
For guys: What to wear when the dress code is semi formal, formal or ultra formal.
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.
The Best Online Prom Boutiques
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.
How To Master Smoky Eyes
Smoky eyes are a dramatic finish to a gorgeous formal dress.
Lady Gaga Nails
Lady Gaga's nails are red, pointy and 3D! Page 8.
Defining Dance and Party Dress Codes
Definitions of white tie, black tie, formal, semi-formal, cocktail and dressy casual dress codes.
Bright Colors
Have fun with bright nail polish during spring and summer. Page 11.
12 Unique Post-Prom Party Ideas
Keep the party going with these memorable after prom ideas.
Bejeweled Nails
Bejewel your nails and you'll have a manicure fit for a queen. Page 2.
The Plus-Size Teen's Guide to Wearing Dresses
Tips for buying shapers and slimmers when you're plus size - Shape-wear shopping tips. Page 4.
Where to Find Cheap Prom Dresses
Save time! The essential stores to visit to score an affordable prom or homecoming dress.
Trends for Prom 2013!
Trends for Prom 2013: The It Dresses, Colors and Silhouettes This Season! Page 6.
Nude Nail Polish
Bring attention to your bling with nude nail polish. Page 6.
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?
Ideas for Prom Venues
Creative ideas for prom venues. It's all about location!
Black Nail Polish
A black manicure is dark, dramatic and matches almost every hue. Page 12.
How to Find a Prom Date
how to find a prom date, who to ask to prom, getting a date to prom
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
Dark Multi-colored Nails
Copy this dark, multi-colored manicure for your homecoming or winter formal. Page 3.
Metallic Polish
If you must have monochrome nails, choose a metallic polish! Page 7.
How to Prep for Prom
How to prepare for prom, prom checklist, how to get ready for prom
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.
These 18 Chignon Updos Are Perfect for Formals
Messy, braided, twisted or curled: these chignons are perfect for formals.
How to Rock Winter Tights
Tips for wearing winter tights under fancy dresses.
Gorgeous Homecoming Hairstyles for Long Hair
Easy updos and formal hairstyles for long hair - Homecoming hair 'dos!
Prom Transportation- New Ways to Get to Prom
Prom transportation - Alternative ways to get to prom, instead of taking a limo.
What to Wear on New Year's Eve
Outfit ideas for New Year's Eve that anyone can pull off!
Crackle Polish
Crackle nail polish is an easy way to create an intricate design. Page 5.
Lip Colors for Prom
Lipstick for prom - lip colors for prom - prom makeup ideas
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.
Checkered Pattern
Have some fun with checkered nails! Choose two different colors that will complement your dress. Page 4.
Katy Perry's Collaged Manicure
Katy Perry's collaged nails are a true work of art.
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!
How to Plan a Prom - Second Semester
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Throw the Ultimate Prom After Party
Entertainment, food and music ideas for an after prom party - Ideas for post prom
Review: Boob Glue by Bosom Couture
Boob Glue Review: Does it really work?
8 Funky Crimped Hairstyles for Formals
These funky, crimped hairstyles are formal but fun. Get inspired for prom, homecoming and dances.
Winter Makeup: 5 Looks to Try Now
Five winter makeup looks to try now! Winter makeup for formals, parties and New Year's Eve!
Reader Dilemma: What Happens at a Formal Dance
Going to your very first formal dance? Here's what you need to know.
Top 5 Classic Prom Themes
If you attend more than one prom during your high school existence, chances are one of the prom themes will be one of these classic choices.
How To Steal Taylor Swift's Effortless Beauty...
How To Steal Taylor Swift's Effortless Beauty Look
Prom Date Dilemma: Who Should Pay?
Prom etiquette guide: who should pay for prom?
How Do I Find My Style?
How to find your signature formal style - Style inspiration - create a style look book
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.
10 Red Carpet Updos Perfect for Prom
Red carpet updos to watch (or copy!) for prom.
Easy, Casual Prom Hairstyles
Photos: Easy, casual hairstyles for prom and school dances! Page 3.
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.
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!)
10 Messy, Boho Updos for Prom!
Loose, messy, boho updos to try for prom, homecoming and formal parties.
How to Write a Romantic Prom Proposal
Write a romantic prom proposal letter and get your potential date to say yes!
Craft the Perfect Homecoming Proposal
New homecoming proposal ideas you haven't heard of to ask your date to the dance!
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.
How to Wear a Plaid Dress
Six ways to take a plaid dress and turn it into a fall dance-worthy outfit.
Look Like a Model in Photos
Tips for taking gorgeous formal photos.
Kendall and Kylie Jenner on the Red Carpet
Photos of Kendall and Kylie Jenner on the red carpet.
Trends in Winter Formal Dresses
It's all about feathers, ruffles and sequins! Stay stylish for winter formal 2011.
New Year’s Outfit Ideas
Ideas for a fabulous New Year's outfit - New Year's Eve outfits that sparkle!
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!
What to Bring to Prom
What to bring to prom - what to pack for prom - prom essentials
Bella Thorne’s Shimmery Eyes
Dramatic black and white eye makeup will match any prom dress!
Formal Hairstyles for Short Hair
A tightly-curled bob like Nicole Richie's is the perfect homecoming hair style.
The Perfect Prom Gown: The Dress That Fits Your...
Research prom dress styles -- from trapeze to empire waist -- to find the perfect dress for your next formal dance. Page 2.
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.
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.
How to Ask a Celebrity to Prom (or any Formal...
Asking a Celebrity to Prom - Celeb Prom Proposals
After Prom Clothes
After Prom Clothes, Outfits for After Prom, What to Wear for Prom After Parties
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.
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!
How To Choose a Prom Group: My Friends Versus...
If you and your prom date have completely different friends, how do you choose a group to go to prom with?
The Ultimate Guide to Prom Gown Designers
From Alyce Paris to Jovani and Faviana, it's the ultimate list of prom gown designers!
Formal Hairstyles for Prom and Homecoming
Photos of gorgeous formal hairstyles for prom, homecoming and high school dances! Page 2.
Best Time to Find Inexpensive Prom Dresses
Know when the sales are to score a prom dress bargain.
Romantic Prom Themes
Planning a prom? Check out these nine romantic prom themes for your dance!
How to Wear Prom Headbands
How to wear prom headbands, prom hair accessories and formal headbands
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.
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.
Prom Nail Inspiration From the Red Carpet
Prom nail ideas, prom manicure ideas, prom nail tutorials, nail art on the red carpet, prom nail designs
How to Get a Free Prom Dress
How to get a free prom dress for your big night.
Can I Go To Homecoming Alone?
Tips for going to your homecoming dance alone - No date to homecoming? Here's help!
Prom Makeup Inspiration: Selena Gomez
Prom Makeup Inspiration: Selena Gomez's Makeup
New Year's Eve Looks for Last-Minute Parties!
New Year's Outfit Ideas - What to Wear for New Year's Eve
Hair, Nail and Skin Tips for Teens!
Hair, Nail and Skin Tips for Teens!
Quinceañera 101: A Quince Primer
A helpful primer on quinceanera celebrations.
18 Unique Homecoming Dresses (Under \$100!)
Shopping guide: Unique homecoming dresses under $100 - Where to find affordable dresses for homecoming!
Cheap Prom Dress Picks From Forever 21
Cheap prom dress shopping is so much easier when you pop by Forever 21.
Summer Hairstyles for Formal Occasions
From braids to waves and twists, try one of these styles for your summer event.
Stay Stylish & Cozy in Winter Tights
How to wear winter tights the right way!
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.
Dakota Fanning: Prom Style Inspiration
Want prom style inspiration from a celeb who attends a real high school like you? Check out Dakota Fanning.
Prom Dress Fit Tips From The Experts
Prom dress fit tips - Finding a flattering prom dress for your body. Page 4.
Prom Makeup: Kristen Stewart's Black Eyeliner
Copy Kristen Stewart's black eyeliner for prom!
Reader Dilemma: What to do When the Popular Guy...
Prom Advice: I'm going to prom with a popular guy with a ton of friends... will he have time to spend with me?
Ideas for Prom Subcommittees
Ideas for prom subcommittees that will make party planning much, much easier!
Retro-Inspired and Vintage Prom Dresses
For a look that's a little more retro, check out these vintage prom dresses! Page 7.
The Worst Prom Disasters… Ever.
Arrests, spoiled photos and crazy chaperones? It happened on these horrible prom nights.
Hot Prom Trend: Nude Heels
Nude heels, nude sandals and nude peep-toe heels. Also beige heels and beige stilettos.
Top 6 After-Prom Party Ideas
From bowling to roller skating, these after prom party ideas will keep your entertained hours after prom night ends.
Prom Makeup Looks From Miley
Three gorgeous prom makeup ideas straight from Miley Cyrus' red carpet looks.
The Best Prom Websites for Prom Planning
These top prom websites will make planning and decorating your prom a snap.
Ten Style Secrets for Looking Skinnier in Dresses
These easy style tips will instantly make you look thinner. No diet or exercise required.
Adorable Sweet Sixteen Dresses
Feathers, sequins and texture galore! Page 8.
5 Fast and Easy Formal Hair Ideas To Do Yourself!
DIY Prom Hair- The Asymmetrical Side Braid.
Prom Themes: Exotic Locations
Stuck on ideas for prom themes? Travel around the globe with these worldly ideas.
Five Stylish Celebs To Copy for Prom!
Top five celebs to look to for prom style inspiration
How to Shop for a Vintage Prom Dress
How to shop for vintage dresses - Thrift shopping tips - Flea market and estate sale shopping tips
The Look For Less: Miss USA 2013 Pageant Dresses
The look for less! Miss USA 2013 Pageant Dresses
Winter Formal Makeup Ideas
Makeup ideas for winter formal! Proms / Formal Dances.
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