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5 Black prom dresses

Catherine Conelly is a Senior Editor at SheKnows, obsessed with words, beagles, and beauty products. Overly positive, a little awkward, and always thinking about the silver lining.

Classic, elegant fashions for prom

Choosing a black prom dress is a guarantee for an elegant, evening look.The simple style of the black dress allows you the leisure to experiment with statement accessories. Here are 5 prom dress styles will have you dazzling on your big night.

5 black styles for prom night

Beaded black prom dress: This long, floor length gown is hand-beaded and made with a built in bra for easy styling. The wide skirt makes this dress flattering on all body types.


Tova-black prom dress: While it's not all black, this gown is perfect match for your black tie event. It's unique fitted body with a mermaid-style skirt will give you a mature, high fashion look.


Single should strap gown: A mid-way slit to just above the knee and sequin details make for a top notch, fashionable style. Pair this with some bulky bangles for a complete evening look.


One should metallic, black dress: This floor sweeping gown gives animal print a new meaning with eye-grabbing glitter detail that will make you stand out even under the dimmest light. For jewlery accessories, go for a to-die-for bracelet.


BCBG v-neck gown: This dress, no-doubt, is a splurge. But if you can afford it, this dress will return the favor by giving you an effortlessly stunning look for you prom night. For accessories, the go to choice is dangly earring that make a statment.



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