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I’ve Found All The Most Iconic Designer Prom Dresses 2024 Has To Offer

Prom season is here and these iconic designer prom dresses will guarantee an unforgettable entrance on the night! From sleek strapless styles in trending metallic shades to classic sequin embellished gowns that’ll dazzle under the lights. No matter the dress you pick from this specially curated list, you’ll feel like red carpet royalty the moment you have it on. Keep scrolling to discover the most sought-after silhouettes from Versace, Oscar De La Renta, Jenny Packham, and more. The dress of your dreams awaits…

A woman poses elegantly in a shimmering, floor-length JENNY PACKHAM Lotus Lady Sequin-embellished Cape Gown with bead and sequin embellishments, draped sleeves, and a deep neckline, standing against a warm-toned backdrop.

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A woman models an elegant white gown from the OSCAR DE LA RENTA Embellished Organza-trimmed Silk-crepon Halterneck Gown collection, featuring a strapless design with a large floral embellishment at the neck. The flowing fabric creates a dynamic look as she poses against

Oscar De La Renta

Embellished Designer Prom Dresses For An Unforgettable Entrance

When it comes to making a last impression at prom, look no further than these stunning embellished designer prom dresses. For example, the Lotus Lady sequin embellished cape gown by Jenny Packham. Everything about this dress demands attention. Firstly, the all-over sequin detailing is set to dazzle under the lights. Secondly, the tailored fit, sculpted V-neck bodice, and floaty, floor-length skirt, and cape will ensure you stun from every angle. Style this dress with simple metallic heels to let your dress do all the talking. I highly recommend the Roman Romance metallic leather sandals by Aquazzura and the Clemmie crystal-embellished leather clutch bag by Jimmy Choo.

Meanwhile, those in search of a truly romantic silhouette from prom night will adore the embellished organza trimmed silk crepon gown by Oscar De La Renta.  This striking floor-length gown has a stunning halter neckline, statemtn3d floral detailing, and the most beautiful, cascading maxi skirt. Offset the delicate pink tone and oversized pink and yellow flower with the Bari 101mm metallic leather sandals by Schutz and the mini peak leather shoulder bag by Alexander McQueen.

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  • ML MONIQUE LHUILLIER Lace Strapless Cocktail Dress

  • MIRROR PALAIS The Ballet Russes Gown

  • FOR LOVE & LEMONS Paula Gown

  • OSCAR DE LA RENTA Embellished Organza-trimmed Silk-crepon Halterneck Gown

  • GIAMBATTISTA VALLI Cape-effect Strapless Bow-embellished Cotton-tulle Bustier Gown

  • GIAMBATTISTA VALLI Cold-shoulder Appliquéd Cotton Gown

  • CHRISTOPHER ESBER Encompassed Looped Bodice Dress

  • SAIID KOBEISY Off-shoulder Maxi Dress

  • ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Peaked-bust Strapless Maxi Dress

  • AQUA Cut Out Ruffle Tiered Gown

  • MAISON MARGIELA Décortiqué Corset-style Tulle Dress

  • VERSACE Medusa ’95 Draped Gown

  • KHAITE The Bruna Off-shoulder Maxi Dress

  • DIESEL D-lea Devoré-effect Gown

  • MICHELLE MASON Asym Silk Gown

  • JENNY PACKHAM Sequin-embellished Gown

  • MAC DUGGAL Floral Appliqué Plunge Mermaid Gown

  • JENNY PACKHAM Lotus Lady Sequin-embellished Cape Gown

  • SHONA JOY La Lune Ruched Halter Maxi Dress

  • MICHAEL COSTELLO X Revolve Ariella Maxi Dress

  • MAC DUGGAL Ruffle Detail Ruched Chiffon Ballgown

  • KATIE MAY Surreal Dress


  • JOHANNA ORTIZ Bow-detail Cutout Brocade Mini Dress


The Prettiest Design Prom Dresses Of 2024

Looking for the prettiest and most iconic designer prom dresses this year has to offer? You’ve come to the right place. For example, you won’t find a sparklier or more impressive sequin silhouette than the sequin-embellished gown by Jenny Packham. Firstly, everything about this dress screams style and sophistication, yet, it’s eternally pretty. You’ll also adore the sleek square neckline, wide shoulder straps, and beautiful sweetheart neckline. Pair this dress with equally sparkly silver heels like the crystal-embellished metallic patent leather mules by Giuseppe Zanotti. Then finish off your look with the Callie tasseled velvet shoulder bag by Jimmy Choo for a playful touch!

Finally, the Ballet Russes gown by Mirror Palais will fully embrace this year’s romance trend. From the statement ruffle tiered skirt and chic strapless neckline to the illusion bodice and flattering tailored fit.  So, simply add the Movie 75 PVC trimmed crystal-embellished suede mules by Aquazzura, and the puffer clutch bag by Cult Gaia. You’re practically guaranteed best-dressed guest status on prom night!

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A woman in a shimmering gold sequined JENNY PACKHAM Sequin-embellished Gown posing thoughtfully with her hand on her chin, against a richly patterned orange backdrop.

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A woman stands in a vintage-style room, wearing the MIRROR PALAIS The Ballet Russes Gown. She poses beside an ornate lamp and a framed painting, with a patterned curtain and a Persian rug.

Mirror Palais

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