While there are so many bold, over-the-top trends to make your prom the biggest and best yet, you don’t always have to rock one of the showstopping trends, like oversized florals or all-over glitter, to look absolutely incredible at your prom or formal event! Sometimes a sleek and chic dress without any extra embellishments can make the biggest statement because they stun with a timeless elegance that will never go out of style!
We’ve chosen to showcase a few of our favorite simply sophisticated and chic dresses from the prom 2019 season, all of which can be purchased on the Whatchamacallit website! So if you’re looking for the perfect that is glamorous, yet understated, check out our top picks below!
Although this ballgown prom dress doesn’t include any embellishments or extra details, it still manages to absolutely wow with a shimmery, sleek, dark blue material and the most flattering strapless, ballgown silhouette! Seriously, this dress is jaw-droppingly gorgeous!
This strappy, red, wrap prom dress is so classic, you’ll look undeniably elegant at any prom or formal event! Since it wraps around the waist, it creates such a flattering shape that it will make anyone look amazing! Just pair with a red lip and some nude heels, and you’ll be ready to go!
This strapless, A-line prom dress is so incredibly dreamy with its sleek, satin material and soft, candy colors! We love how the floral embellishments that creep up the hem of the skirt are the same color as the rest of the dress, creating a modern and cohesive look.
While there aren’t any crazy embellishments to make this fitted, mermaid prom dress stand out, the illusion cutouts along the side of the bodice and skirt create such a unique and bold, cool girl look! Paired with some silver jewelry and a bold lip, you’ll steal the show at prom!
If you’ve ever wanted to look like a literal Greek Goddess, then this gathered, white prom dress would be right up your alley! The regal ruching paired with the soft, white color of the dress create such a timeless and elegant look for prom, there’s no way you could go wrong with it! Plus, the plunging neckline adds a bit of boldness to this classic look.
This cotton candy blue prom dress is so sweet and flirty, it makes us smile just looking at it! Not only is the high neckline super trendy and the ballgown silhouette dramatic and flattering, there are also little flowers embellished along the pockets (oh yeah, did we mention pockets??) for even more sweetness!
Elegance, class and glamour come together beautifully in this sleek, fitted, black prom dress. Not only is the fitted silhouette and off-the-shoulder neckline super classic and flattering, the embellished, shimmery bustier along the neckline gives the dress a unique touch of glitz to the otherwise minimalist look.