Make Them Green With Envy
Green is an excellent choice for a prom dress because it comes in such a wide variety of shades that you're sure to find one that matches your skin tone. Shades range from the deepest of emeralds to the palest mint.
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Split Bodice Party Gown
This flirty green prom dress is anything but ordinary with its long skirt and flowing panels that make up the train. The dress is strapless to show off your shoulders with beautiful beading in the V of the bodice. There is also an A slit on the right of the skirt that goes up the thigh to show a little leg. The fabric is a silk crepe and the bodice is shaped so that the dress is flattering to any size bosom. The color is a vibrant teal. Wear hair up for an elegant look or down for a younger look.
One Shoulder Gown
A one-shoulder dress with ruffle detail is romantic and looks great whether you decide to wear your hair in an updo or loose and wavy. Try a flowy fabric like this tulle organza for a whimsical vibe.
The back of this mint-green dress laces up. The front is accented with beautiful flowers scattered down the left shoulder and three more at the waste. The bodice is fully lined, so you may not have to worry about finding a strapless bra. Wear hair in an updo or swept to the opposite side of the strap.
Elegant Beaded Applique Prom Dress
This beautiful Persian-green dress adds a touch of elegance to a typical strapless gown. Its beaded embellishment across the bodice resembles leaves. The dress falls to the floor simply but has some slight layering of chiffon at the hem to create some movement as you walk. Wear hair up or down in the style of your choice to be the belle of the ball.
Grecian Keyhole Evening Dress
If you're looking for something a bit more regal, this Grecian-inspired deep green dress is an excellent choice. The dress is form-fitting down to the ankles, where it flares slightly. The bodice has a keyhole opening in the center and two straps that come up from the center of the bodice and across each shoulder.
The back of the dress is open with a thin panel of fabric across the center of the back to hold the straps in place. The entire gown is beaded from top to bottom in a geometric pattern. The beads match the color of the dress, creating a subtle and elegant look. To complete this look, wear your hair up with a few loose curls escaping.
Sweetheart Column Prom Dress
If you're a true girly girl, this jade-green confection is right up your alley. A fitted strapless bodice combines with a floor-length skirt and simple details for a fairytale princess look. The bright green shade makes this dress romantic and feminine, and a sweetheart neckline and pleated bodice with a criss-cross of fabric completes the look.
The bodice is outlined with rhinestones, and the back has an open cut out. The dress features an empire waist which is flattering to most figures. You can either leave your hair down or sweep into a loose updo to complete the look.
One Shoulder Tulle Dress
Want something truly unique for prom? This one-shoulder prom dress is a long formal made of tulle. What makes this dark-green dress interesting is the way the fabric crosses over the bodice and up the shoulder, at the waste and then falls freely from the hips to the floor.
This is a great dress for someone on a budget. The lack of beading or rhinestones keeps the price of this gown under $150. If you want to add some sparkle, sprinkle rhinestones through an updo or side-parted hair or add dangling earrings.
Rhinestone Flowers Ball Gown
If you're looking for a dress that makes you feel and look like a princess, this lime-green number has all the brilliance and ruffles you could ever want. The dress is made up of organza and satin, and has a sweetheart neckline outlined in rhinestones. The bodice of the dress is form fitting, and from the dropped waist to the floor, there are layers and layers of organza ruffles making the skirt full.
Since this dress is strapless, you can wear your hair up or down. Either way, you're sure to look like a princess.
Empire Waist Strapless Dress With Bowtie
This gorgeous, emerald green evening dress will make you look picture-perfect for your prom. Wear the sash with the bow in back for an elegant look or give the dress a vintage feel by tying the satin bow in front. The dress is layered with chiffon and has a back zipper.
There is an elastic band at the top of the bodice to hold the dress in place so you don't have to be worried that it will slip during your night out. The dress is strapless, giving you the option of wearing your hair any way you'd like.
Single Shoulder Stretchy Gown
Do you dream of looking like a movie star from the Golden Age? This simple, form-fitting dress comes in a dark green and flares very slightly from the hips down. What makes this dress a star, however, is the unique one shoulder design with a drape of fabric giving the dress and its wearer a star-like quality. The dress is a mixture of rayon and polyester which gives it a sheen and there is a small band of rhinestones at the top of the shoulder strap to add a bit of visual interest. Wear your hair in a waterfall of curls for a truly red-carpet look.
One Shoulder Mermaid Prom Dress
Do you have an 'Under the Sea' prom theme? What better way to celebrate the night than in a mermaid style dress? This dress offers a one-shoulder, long-sleeved look that creates a dramatic image. The top of the bodice has intricate beading and layers of chiffon and lace appliques. The chiffon is plain at the bottom of the dress but drapes softly to the ground where it pools around your feet on the floor.
This dress is so dramatic that there really isn't a need for much jewelry. Wear hair up to show the dress off.
Oriental Applique Prom Dress
This sea-green dress takes on an oriental flare with its simple black lace beaded appliques scattered from the neckline to the hem. The dress is made of satin with a sheer panel of fabric from the chest to the neck. Form-fitting from the neck to mid-thigh, the dress shows dramatic flare at the thigh where it begins to swoosh out until it creates a bell around the ankles, adding a lot of movement while you're dancing.
Keep jewelry to a minimum to show off the cut and design of the dress. Wear hair up to show off the appliques.
Embellished Strapless Chiffon Gown
This gorgeous, Grecian-inspired gown offers both bling and simplicity. The bodice is strappless and coated with bands of green beads and rhinestones that shimmer and shine in any light. The chiffon skirt then falls to the floor and sweeps slightly with a small train which pools in the back.
Because the style is so simple, you'll be able to wear your hair any way you'd like. The dress has plenty of sparkle on its own, so you won't need much additional jewelry.
Not quite sure green is the right color for you? Chose something a bit more subtle, such as a pink gown.