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WHAT TO WEAR NOW: Sleek, Sophisticated Gowns

If the invite reads formal, the dress code typically dictates that a floor length or cocktail number is in order. For your next special occasion why not step out of the black colour safety net and choose a bold saturated hue for evening. We drooled over this juicy floor length frock from Max Mara’s Spring 2011 runway show, though the price tag left us a bit cold. Enter this similar maxi dress from Asos at a fraction of the price – paired with bright silver metallics and a subtle splash of turquoise the look still reads luxe – who says you can’t have it all?

What To Wear to Prom - Max Mara

What To Wear To Prom Shopping Guide:
1. Max & Chloe, Elizabeth Cole Deco Stud Earrings, $98.00 – The Swarovski crystals in these studs will add extra colour and shine without being too overpowering.
2. Asos, Warehouse Glamazon Maxi Dress, $116.55 – This long statement dress in a vibrant purple mimics that look of Max Mara’s runway look at an affordable price.
3. Nordstrom, Santi Jeweled Frame Clutch, $199.43 – Stay young, fun and funky with this sparkly clutch.
4. Heels, Chinese Laundry Willy Shimmer Sandal, $55.99 – This delicate metallic sandals add a final touch of shimmer to your prom outfit.

[Photo via Style.com]



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