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A short dress is not only a summer dress but is often a go-to option for many women when all they could think of is something comfortably chic to wear. Classical as well as trendy, the short dress fashion is here to stay and thrive as it always has been.

The short dress is not only a choice of casual wear but can also be pretty much a choice for day to day wear as well as formal gatherings.

Some of the reasons the short dress is an attire to pick when you think of no else, are;

  • It is a staple for prom/ homecoming

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    Strapless Embellished Short A-Line Dress

If you are planning for your prom or homecoming, a short dress could be just what you might need. Silk and chiffon short dresses in single color with diamanté, belt, frill, bodice, A-line shape or embroidery, are some of the ideas to look for when planning short dress for prom/ homecoming.

  • Works for Formal Events

A short dress isn’t only an option for elaborate casual affairs, it is also an option good enough for the official dinners and parties one must be aiming for. This could be a choice for Christmas, New Year, Easter, Halloween parties at workplace. Also, styled in an elegant color and fashion, this could be a sober yet classy look for official dinners as well.

  • No Blouse to Match? Try a Short Dress

One of the lesser known uses of a short dress is that it can be substituted for a shirt. Beneath a jacket, on top of jeans, dress pants and skirts; a short dress is never short of options to pair it with. With a little tugging in and some styling later, this could be a great choice.

Enjoy the many perks a short dress brings and alter it in accordance to your desire, since this apparel works in many ways.


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It’s a win-win situation when it comes to the fashion game with this flared sleeve ASOS graceful casual short dress – Image 2. The cinched waistline, button placket and fit and flare cut are something ladies can’t go wrong with.

This olive colored Torrid floral challis slip dress – Image 3 is simple summer wear fashion. Ladder shaped cut outs along the V neck region adds a dash of flirty vibes to a trapeze design. The adjustable straps and mini length is a fabulous way to beat those ever increasing temperatures.

It’s the return of the belle sleeve fascination with this street style floral tiered number at Nordstrom – Image 1. The stunning ruffle detailing on dramatic belle sleeves adds a charm of its own. The tiered skirt is composed of breathable polyester, giving you the freedom to twirl relentlessly throughout the summer heat.

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