How To Stand Out At Your Spring Formal

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With spring comes organization formals, and with formals comes the need to have the best look of the night. It can be hard to stand out when it comes to formal attire. Girls usually resort to short dresses that in some way end up all looking relatively alike. This spring is your season to outdress and impress. If you are looking for ways to add pizzaz to your dress or are looking for THE dress itself, check out our suggestions below!

Texture & More

Formal dresses usually consist of solid colors and styles that are easy to find. If you are looking to stray away from the basic solid color bodycon, try adding some texture to your dress. Even if it is out of your comfort zone, there is no doubt that there will be eyes on your fit. Sparkles, sequins, or even some satin will have you glowing amidst the party lights.

As for stores to look at, try Oh Polly. Not only do they have an array of dresses to look at, but they also include different categories for your specific liking. If you are looking for something sparkly or a dress full of texture try checking out their going out section or their partywear section. If you are not satisfied with the dresses in those two categories, they have many others to choose from!

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Add A Couple Of Inches

If you already have a dress in mind and are looking for something else to add to your fit, try looking for some funky and unique shoes. Heels, especially platforms, are really in right now and can really tie your whole look together! Not only will they give you some height, but they will stand out from the rest. Chunky shoes really make everything pop a little bit extra.

If you want to check out some options, try Steve Madden. Even though they can be a little bit more on the pricey side, they will last you a long time and you can wear them for multiple occasions. Check out these bright pink heels below!

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Accessorize Your Fit

Something else to think about when stylizing your outfit is what accessories you could add. Some fun jewelry could add a little sparkle or if you are not a bling lover then adding a fun purse or wallet could also do the trick! It is important to remember that little additions can go a long way!

If you are looking for some different and fun jewelry or a bag, try checking out Amazon! Buying a formal outfit can definitely be expensive so Amazon will have relatively cheaper options.

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Formals are such a fun time of the year and are always such an exciting time for fashion. If you purchase a product from one of our suggestions, take a picture and tweet us @VALLEYmag. We would love to see how you look!


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