Although the little black dress is a time-honored fashion trend that is always in style, that simple cocktail dress is nothing compared to the chic, elegant look of a formal black prom dress. Instead of the usual pastel shades or bright neon colors, opting for a black dress helps you to stand out and create a Hollywood fashion looks that is sure to impress. If you think that a black dress seems boring or basic, think again; Prom Headquarters has a wide selection of unique styles from designer brands that is sure to change your mind about this seemingly simple style. Black prom dresses for 2021 come with elaborate details like swirls of sequins, sultry, sheer illusion panels and lace accents that show a bit of skin while also adding a modern appeal to the flattering black fabric. These black formal dresses are timeless and can be used for many years to come, trendy designer fashions with unique features like plunging low backs, V-necks and front slits that break away from traditional styles. If you prefer something a bit more fancy for every day life, Prom Headquarters even carries black prom dresses in jersey materials or shorter lengths that offer a more fun loving city fabulous looks without making you feel overdressed. Browse our entire selection of fashionable black frocks from top names like Sherri Hill, La Femme, Blush and many others to find the perfect picks for your style, budget and body type.

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