In fashion, most trends are gone before you know it. Luckily, that's not necessarily the case with prom dresses. Although each new prom season has its own stars, most prom dresses stay in style for a long time, with a few minor changes. Here are the trends that are shaping up to be the hits of the 2016 prom season.
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Beads add pizazz to any prom dress, and whether they're used sparingly or liberally, they're showing up everywhere for prom 2016.
You can't go wrong with a lame prom dress. Whether you opt for pink, red, gold, silver or black, lame is hot, hot, hot!
Bright is the New Black
Want to stand out in a sea of black? Wear a boldly colored prom dress. From brilliant blue to deep red, a brightly-colored prom dress will make it your night to shine.
Curve-hugging styles (as seen on the red carpet) are just as hot for prom 2016 as they are for celebrities.
Let your glamorous side out to play in a prom dress that that's all about making you the star. Sequin, beads, metallic fabric - it's all good for prom 2016!
Nothing matches the elegance and simplicity of gold. Luckily, you'll see lots of gold prom dresses for 2016.
One of the freshest trends for prom 2016 is the influx of prints for prom dresses. Whether you choose floral or graphic or somewhere in between, a prom dress that bears a print is sure to get you lots of attention.
Do you have a fondness for short dresses? You're in luck! Short prom dresses are gaining more and more attention and make unique alternatives for your special night
Tired of black prom dresses? Go to the other extreme by wearing a white prom dress! White is a timeless and elegant choice that will never steer you wrong.
What's a prom without pink prom dresses! If you truly want to feel like a princess, a pink prom dress just might be the way to go. From frilly to sleek, a pink prom dress will make you look and feel like royalty. Read more: trumpet style prom dress