BMHS Pridetime Reporter
Don't wait to stress yourself out about Prom this year, find your dress now! Many store have released their spring collections making it a perfect time to start shopping and find your perfect dress before someone else does! Below are five stores where you could potentially find the prom dress of your dreams.
Lulus is the go-to for great online dress shopping. They offer a wide selection of dresses. Most of Lulu's dresses come in multiple colors so you have a lot of options. Not only are their dresses beautiful but they are also affordable.Most of them are under $100. Their flowy, glamorous dresses will look great in prom pics!
Rent the Runway
Rent the Runway allows you to wear designer dresses for a fraction of the price. All you have to do is download the app, find a dress you like, then order it to arrive before the day of your event. Rentals cost ranges from $30-$150. Its super easy and affordable! When Prom is over just send your dress back!
“It's really easy and convenient. The dress comes in two different sizes when you order and you can place and order for a specific date in the future.”says Senior Katie DiJoseph who used Rent the Runway for her Poinsettia dress this past winter.
Free People’s bohemian style dresses are one of kind. Their dresses are really unique, with most having embroidery, lace details and fun colors. You can shop online or in person at the store in Westport. While shopping you can browse their cool jewelry to match your perfect dress. Free People dresses cost between $80 and $250.
Lord and Taylor
Lord and Taylor has their spring prom collection in stores (and online) right now! Head to their location in Stamford for a large selection of ball gown style dresses as well as more fitted options for those who want to show off their curves. If you like a dress but can’t find your size in the store you can order it online. Their dresses come in a range of prices from $80 to $250. Their vast selection of shoes and jewelry make it a great destination for one stop shopping!
“My dress was definitely worth the price. It was really good quality material and was beautiful.” say Liz Murphy who got her Junior Prom dress at Lord and Taylor.
A Step Ahead
Also conveniently located in Stamford is A Step Ahead. This store carries brands like Sherri Hill, Jovani, Terani and many, many more. They carry very glamorous styles that sparkle and shine. A Step Ahead’s dresses will make sure you stand out at prom! A Step Ahead dresses cost between $100-$400.