01 April 2010

Gimme That Dress: Short Prom/Cocktail Dress Edition

It's now Springtime!!! So its about that time of year to bring out the cute short cocktail dresses for events!!!! Also, for those lucky girls with no Prom Dress Code, to be different and take their prom look short! I wanted to show you a few looks I came across that I hope you enjoy!  Just remember with whatever look you love... If you dedicated to it you can find a reasonable substitute.

Items in this set:
RODARTE Dress, 2.145 EUR
Eva one-shoulder dress, $730
Alba Black & White Cocktail Dress, 510 GBP
Silk shantung asymmetric dress, $370

Dress A


This is such a cute little fun dress for prom or other cocktail events. It's a Silk Rodarte dress from the 2010 Spring/Summer collection. This dress will run you $2,950. Note: Any dress you love that may be out of your price range, there are always fabulous replicas you can find.

Dress B
Dresses - Short Dresses - Forever Unique

Dress B is adorable green one shoulder pleated dress with ruffle at the top. This dress is by Forever Unique a UK company and costs $205.

Dress C
Silk shantung asymmetric dress

Dress C is a silk shantung gathered one-shoulder dress by Vera Wang. This lavender dress has a full skirt, side zip, and waistband. This is a great dress choice to compliment many sizes. This dress can be purchased for $370.

Dress D
Dresses - Endine - Mink - Forever Unique

Dress D is truly one beautiful dress by Forever Unique. Everything about it, is just right. It's an embellished prom dress with a pleated bust for $385.

Dress E

Dress E is a cute fun strapless dress with a full pleated skirt. This dress is currently $88.

Dress F
Eva one-shoulder dress

The Eva dress is one of my favorites, its dramatic and sexy. This is a off white silk blend ruffle shoulder strap dress. It comes with crystal studs, sweetheart neckline and a split at the back hem. This dress can be purchased for $730.

Dress G
Forever21.com - Dresses - Dressy - 2072722986

Dress G just might be my favorite not only is it adorable its cheap! Its a strapless woven sheen dress with ruffled front from Forever 21. Also, this dress features removable self-tie belt, elastic back and mesh-filled skirted bottom for the lovely price of $30.

Dress H

Dress H is a fun artsy multi colored digital print silk dress. You can't go wrong with this twisted drape detail sleeveless number. It's fun yet sexy as well for the price of $1,865.
Dress I
Black Silver Diamante Stud Strapless Frill Dress by Grace & Hart

Dress I is truly a cute black dress. Its a studded strapless frill dress by Grace & Hart. This dress can be purchased for $340.

Dress J
Alba Black & White Cocktail Dress
This is one great cocktail dress. It's Alba, black and white silk Hessian. Its a sexy strapless monochrome rear tie sexy dress. This dress costs $785

The theme for cocktail styled dresses this season looks like it includes strapless and ruffles.... Can't go wrong with either paired with some cute shoes! Check out Pumpsicle


  1. Hi!
    Thanks for featuring our dress in your post!!!
    <3 Aire

  2. I LOVE the "E" dress..I'd wear that!

  3. Love your dress!!!!!!! ModCloth rocks!


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