Jasz Couture, Roberto Cavalli, Mori Lee, Ralph Lauren, Sherri Hill
Elegant long dresses in the new season are ahead of the competition, most designer models have maximum length. Strapless styles with a bodice or a corset, models with an asymmetric neckline and dresses in Greek style are in fashion. One of the most fashionable styles of dress is slip dresses with a simple diagonal cut with thin spaghetti straps. Except for completely slim silhouette, fashion designers offer a win-win «mermaid» style and form-fitting dresses with a flared skirt.
Christian Dior, Lanvin, Balenciaga, Nina Ricci, Sherri Hill
In the collections short prom dresses are found not so often as the long ones, but they can also become a good choice, especially for owners of slim legs. Asymmetry of a neckline, corset and strapless bodice are relevant for short models, some designers offer boat-neckline with bare shoulders and American armhole. Fitting models and X-shape dress silhouette with a flared skirt are almost equally popular, also you can choose the mini dress of trapezoidal shape.
Jovani, Blumarine, Mori Lee, Alberta Ferretti, Sherri Hill
Prom dresses with asymmetric hem line and double skirt can be called the trend of the new season without exaggeration. The collections basically include three different versions: the ones with a translucent long top, asymmetrical top of the skirt tailored with a train, and a second skirt covering the ¾ of the legs. Such solutions look bold, fresh and are able to visually adjust the shape, to make it slimmer and more attractive.
Sherri Hill, Giles, Mori Lee, Oscar De La Renta
If you dream about a prom dress with puffy skirt, then you should get the classic version with a corset and bare shoulders in the new season. Most designers offer models with multilayered skirt made of chiffon, mesh or organza. Popular design elements for puffy dresses are also asymmetry of layers of a skirt and ornaments made of feathers or fur.
Jasz Couture, Reem Acra, Sherri Hill, Jovani, Blumarine
Bustier top, necklines and translucent «windows» at the waist and abdomen are still very popular. Prom dresses with alternating transparent and opaque areas, which can be performed using simple geometry, the trend for the season, look particularly interesting and tempting.
Jasz Couture, Marchesa, Mori Lee, Christian Dior, Sherri Hill
Sculptural ruffles, flounces and pleated details are undoubtedly one of the most popular elements of design of prom dresses 2014. More often, they decorate the skirt of models, but it is not fundamentally, in this case you can apply imagination and realize the most courageous decisions.
Oscar De La Renta, Marchesa, Jasz Couture, Christian Siriano, Alberta Ferretti
The general trend of the season, flowers, suits to the theme of the prom in the best way. Most popular novelty in this direction is applications from the buds that cover part or whole dress entirely. Some designers offer a slightly different approach, presenting the original model resembling a large flower.
Jovani, Elie Saab (2,4), Sherri Hill (3,5)
Lace and embroidery on translucent materials are still relevant. Especially popular are black lace dresses, but do not forget about models of white, pink, bright red, orange, purple, green, aqua, and all shades of blue, as well as multi-colored solutions.
Christian Siriano, Jasz Couture, Blumarine, Jovani, Jason Wu
Feathers and, in spite of the summer season, fur – is one of the most fashionable decoration elements for prom dresses 2014. Most often, designers use them to decorate the skirt of «mermaid» models, creating additional volume that does not exclude other options of similar finish.
Jasz Couture, Reem Acra, Mori Lee, Sherri Hill, Jovani
And finally, the last and perhaps the most striking trend of new collections is – a sparkling shine. Fashionable prom dress can be made from «metallic» fabrics of different colors; embroidery with metal threads and varied brilliant decor, from the foil and sequins to colorful crystals and stones, are in fashion. Such finish without a doubt can help discard any doubt in person’s own exclusivity and allow to appear on the prom in all her splendor.