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Proms/Formal Dances: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
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.
Which Colors Flatter Your Skin Tone?
The best colors to wear for dark, olive, medium and fair skin - Match colors to your skin tone
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.
No Prom Date? No Problem!
Tips for going to prom without a date
Prom Tips For Guys: How to be a Good Date
Simple tips guys can use to be a great prom date.
Unique Ways to Ask a Guy to Prom
Creative, unique ways to ask a guy to the dance!
How to Pin a Boutonniere
The easiest way to pin a boutonniere - how to pin prom flowers - pinning a boutonniere
These 18 Chignon Updos Are Perfect for Formals
Messy, braided, twisted or curled: these chignons are perfect for formals.
11 Free Workout Plans for Prom
Free prom workout and exercise routines to get you fit for prom!
Slow Dancing Tips for Teens
What to do with your arms when you slow dance.
12 Unique Post-Prom Party Ideas
Keep the party going with these memorable after prom ideas.
Are You Ready to Have Sex on Prom Night?
Having sex on prom night is a big decision: are you ready for it?
How to Ask a Girl to Prom
Creative ways to as a girl to prom that anyone can pull off!
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?
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.
How to Prep for Prom
How to prepare for prom, prom checklist, how to get ready for prom
Tips for Wearing a Backless Dress
How to support your breasts and look like you're wearing a bra with a backless dress.
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.
What is Homecoming?
The high school tradition: explained!
The Best Dress Colors for Your Eye Color
Finding the best dress colors for your eyes - Colors that match your eye color
Totally Cute Curly Updos for Prom and Homecoming
Formal hair! These easy, curly updos are perfect for prom and homecoming dances.
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
Where to Rent a Dress Online
Top three sites for renting a dress online.
Prom Transportation- New Ways to Get to Prom
Prom transportation - Alternative ways to get to prom, instead of taking a limo.
Throw the Ultimate Prom After Party
Entertainment, food and music ideas for an after prom party - Ideas for post 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.
Best Model Poses for Dresses
Learn how to stand and pose like a model for photos!
What to Bring to Prom
What to bring to prom - what to pack for prom - prom essentials
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 Choose a Prom Boutonniere
Learn how to choose a prom boutonniere for your date.
Gorgeous Homecoming Hairstyles for Long Hair
Easy updos and formal hairstyles for long hair - Homecoming hair 'dos!
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.
9 Easy, Curly Updo Hairstyles for Prom
Formal hair! These easy, curly updos are perfect for prom and homecoming dances.
How to Find a Prom Date
how to find a prom date, who to ask to prom, getting a date to prom
Find the Right Dress for Your Shape
Finding the right dress for your shape, dresses for your body type, dress silhouettes
Lip Colors for Prom
Lipstick for prom - lip colors for prom - prom makeup ideas
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 Top Prom Songs For 2013
Prom Songs - Romantic Songs for Prom - Nostalgic Songs - Slow Songs for Dances
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.
Finding the Right Bra for Your Dress
Bra options for formal dresses - find the right bra for your dress - special occasion bra
Get the Ultimate Prom Nails
Prom Nails, Prom Manicures, Prom Nail Art, Nail Designs for Prom, DIY Manicure
How to Glam Up A Simple Dress
Dress up your simple dress with these easy tips - Make your dress more glamorous
Top 6 Ways to Lose the Limo: Alternative Prom...
You can take the classic prom transportation route and order a cliched limo... or you can go an alternative route and make a jaw-dropping grand entrance for your big debut.
Dresses for My Body Type
How to Dress a Pear-Shaped Body - Dresses for my Body Type. Page 4.
After Prom Clothes
After Prom Clothes, Outfits for After Prom, What to Wear for Prom After Parties
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.
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.
Defining Dance and Party Dress Codes
Definitions of white tie, black tie, formal, semi-formal, cocktail and dressy casual dress codes.
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!
Seven Prom Dress Don’ts… and How...
Seven common prom fashion disasters and how to avoid them!
Bright Multi-Colored Nails
Decorate your nails in the brightest colors possible! Page 10.
How to Use Hollywood Fashion Tape Plus Review!
How to use Hollywood Fashion Tape, plus a review of the product!
Sunset Colored Nails
Try a pretty multi-colored manicure in sunset colors. Page 9.
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 Go to Prom With Someone As ‘Just...
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Perfect Skin For Prom: DIY Face Masks and Scrubs
DIY face masks and facial scrubs for teens - get clear skin for prom
How to Wear Red Lipstick with a Formal Dress
Tips on wearing red lipstick with a formal dress for prom, homecoming or sweet sixteen.
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.
How to Plan a Prom
From fundraising to ordering decor, use this month-by-month guide that details every essential step of prom planning.
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.
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 Choose Accessories for Prom
The dress is only the beginning; so many choices remain even after you find "the one." Learn how to make
Black Nail Polish
A black manicure is dark, dramatic and matches almost every hue. Page 12.
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!)
How to get rid of acne and have clear skin for...
Get clear skin for prom! Tips for reducing pimples, zits and bacne before prom.
Creative Ways to Get a Homecoming Date
Get a date to the dance! Proms / Formal Dances.
Bright Colors
Have fun with bright nail polish during spring and summer. Page 11.
Prom Makeup: Rihanna's Rosy Hue
Copy Rihanna's pink and violet hues for your night out!
Prom Night Survival Kit
From blush to band aids, makeup to money, a prom night survival kit includes all the evening necessities in a purse or a pocket.
6 Easy, Braided Updos for Formals
Braided Updos: French, Dutch, rope and fishtail style.
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?
How to Look Skinny in Your Prom Dress…...
How to look slim and skinny in your prom dress without dieting or working out!
Bejeweled Nails
Bejewel your nails and you'll have a manicure fit for a queen. Page 2.
Prom Advice: My Date Forgot a Corsage! Should I...
Prom Advice: What to do when your date forgets a corsage. Is it time for dumpsville? How to avoid a disappointing prom date.
How to Ask a Celebrity to Prom (or any Formal...
Asking a Celebrity to Prom - Celeb Prom Proposals
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.
Ideas for Prom Venues
Creative ideas for prom venues. It's all about location!
Nude Nail Polish
Bring attention to your bling with nude nail polish. Page 6.
How to Write a Romantic Prom Proposal
Write a romantic prom proposal letter and get your potential date to say yes!
Dark Multi-colored Nails
Copy this dark, multi-colored manicure for your homecoming or winter formal. Page 3.
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.
Checkered Pattern
Have some fun with checkered nails! Choose two different colors that will complement your dress. Page 4.
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.
Where to Find Cheap Prom Dresses
Save time! The essential stores to visit to score an affordable prom or homecoming dress.
Lady Gaga Nails
Lady Gaga's nails are red, pointy and 3D! Page 8.
Crackle Polish
Crackle nail polish is an easy way to create an intricate design. Page 5.
What NOT to eat before Prom... these foods will...
Foods to avoid before prom! These foods cause bloating and gas, so don't eat them before prom, and you'll look your skinniest!
Metallic Polish
If you must have monochrome nails, choose a metallic polish! Page 7.
Just for Guys: Teen Grooming Tips for Prom
Just for guys: how to groom yourself and look hot for prom!
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.
Trends for Prom 2013!
Trends for Prom 2013: The It Dresses, Colors and Silhouettes This Season! Page 6.
How to Have a Romantic Prom
Make your prom night romantic - Plan a romantic prom
Katy Perry's Collaged Manicure
Katy Perry's collaged nails are a true work of art.
Black and White Prom Dresses
If color isn't your thing, browse these black and white prom dresses for 2011.
The Worst Prom Disasters… Ever.
Arrests, spoiled photos and crazy chaperones? It happened on these horrible prom nights.
How To Take Perfect Prom Pictures
How to ensure that your pictures will forever capture the best night of your life.
How to Design Your Own Prom Dress
From sweetheart to strapless, from criss-cross to capped sleeves, pick a top that fits your personal style.
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?
Create the ultimate theme for your school's...
Winter formal theme ideas for your dance committee!
How to Wear Prom Headbands
How to wear prom headbands, prom hair accessories and formal headbands
Prom Makeup: Kristen Stewart's Black Eyeliner
Copy Kristen Stewart's black eyeliner for prom!
6 Beautiful Braided Hairstyles for Formals and...
6 braided hair ideas to wear for formals, parties and prom.
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.
Can I Go To Homecoming Alone?
Tips for going to your homecoming dance alone - No date to homecoming? Here's help!
What To Do If Your Prom Date Isn't Great
How to deal with a less than great prom date.
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!
How to Plan a Prom - Second Semester
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Formal Hairstyles for Prom and Homecoming
Photos of gorgeous formal hairstyles for prom, homecoming and high school dances!
Review: Boob Glue by Bosom Couture
Boob Glue Review: Does it really work?
How to Look Awesome in Prom Photos
How to look hot in prom photos! Makeup, dress and posing tricks to look awesome in your prom pics.
Craft the Perfect Homecoming Proposal
New homecoming proposal ideas you haven't heard of to ask your date to the dance!
Prom Shoes for Boys
The classic black tux is painstakingly easy to choose; the formal shoes, however, are far more complicated. The key is to find a pair that manages to be comfortable - comfortable on your foot and comfortable on your ego.
Elegant Hairdos for Formal Dances
Elegant updos for formal occasions! Copy these 11 elegant hairstyles for prom or homecoming.
8 Funky Crimped Hairstyles for Formals
These funky, crimped hairstyles are formal but fun. Get inspired for prom, homecoming and dances.
Prama: What It Is and How To Avoid It
What does “prama” mean?: "Prama" is a term coined by the New York Times that means "prom drama." Because
Is it a Fake Prom Dress?
How to tell if it's a fake prom dress website selling counterfeit gowns. Don't get scammed!
How to Find Cheap Prom Dresses
Tips for finding cheap prom dresses.
Romantic Prom Themes
Planning a prom? Check out these nine romantic prom themes for your dance!
How to Shop for a Prom Dress
The ins and outs of prom shopping. Research dress trends, flatter your figure, determine your prom budget, and start shopping online.
Prom Problems: What to do When Your Date...
Prom Problems: Bad Dates, When Your Date Ditches You, When Your Date Sucks... Here's what to do!
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!
How to Ask a Date to the Dance
When it comes to a dance, the attire is a cinch; asking a date is the complicated part. What is a girl without boyfriend or a guy without girlfriend to do?
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 Choose Prom Invitations
Prom planning: Pick the best prom invitations with these tips.
The Best Prom Websites for Prom Planning
These top prom websites will make planning and decorating your prom a snap.
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.
8 Easy Flirt Tips to Get Your Dream Dance Date
Flirt your way to a great date - Flirting tips for teens - How to flirt in school
Cheap Prom Dress Picks From Forever 21
Cheap prom dress shopping is so much easier when you pop by Forever 21.
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
Kendall and Kylie Jenner on the Red Carpet
Photos of Kendall and Kylie Jenner on the red carpet.
The Perfect Prom Look: From Head to Toe
From the dress to the shoes to the jewelry, learn the steps to create the perfect prom look from head to toe.
How to Handle a Bad Date
Bad date? When it's okay to ditch, and when you should stick it out.
Accessories for a Prom Tuxedo
With the help of accessories like slick sunglasses, you can infuse your prom tuxedo with your own stamp of individual style. Page 3.
Best Time to Find Inexpensive Prom Dresses
Know when the sales are to score a prom dress bargain.
Can You Buy a Prom Dress Online?
What's a small town girl to do when it comes to dress shopping? Use the internet to your advantage and scour the most stylish online resources!
Hot Prom Trend: Nude Heels
Nude heels, nude sandals and nude peep-toe heels. Also beige heels and beige stilettos.
These 49 Red Carpet Makeup Ideas are Perfect...
Ripped from the red carpet: makeup looks and ideas for your formal, straight from the best-dressed celebs.
Prom Advice: I’m Going to Have my Period...
How to deal when you have your period at prom. Which products to use and tips for keeping your night leak and cramp-free.
Photos: Blake Lively's Best Hairstyles
Photos: Blake Lively's Best Hairstyles - How to Get Blake Lively's Hair
Kendall and Kylie Jenner's Summer Dresses
Kendall and Kylie Jenner's best summer looks - photos - pictures - style inspiration
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.
Reader Dilemma: What to do When Your Dad Won't...
Prom Advice: What to do when your parents won't let you go to prom. How to talk with them and hopefully change their minds.
Beauty Tips for Prom
Beauty tips for prom night - Skincare, makeup and hair tips for prom preparations!
Summer Hairstyles for Formal Occasions
From braids to waves and twists, try one of these styles for your summer event.
What Should I Order for Prom Dinner?
Worried about what to order for prom dinner? Choose tasty, be tidy!
How To Fasten Corsages and Boutonnieres
Corsages and boutonnieres are as essential to prom as a cheesy DJ and glittering decorations. Although the thought of jabbing a pin into a gorgeous gown or sophisticated tux might seem terrifying, the procedure is actually quick and painless--unless you poke yourself with that pin.
Prom History: A Primer
Prom history is something most teacher's don't cover in class. So, brush up on the background of our favorite teen tradition before hitting the dance floor.
Prom Dresses for Less
Why spend a fortune on a dress you'll wear for one night? With a little creativity and a lot of time, you cans snag a fabulous prom dress for less.

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