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Graduation Dresses

You want to look perfect for your big day.

Your graduation ceremony is something you’ll remember for years to come and will be commemorated in photographs that you’ll share throughout your life. Look your best and feel confident in any of the graduation dresses available. We offer a variety of elegant, tasteful dresses fit for your graduation ceremony or party.

For many people, graduating high school or college is one of the most important moments in their lives. Thus, it is important to really put some serious thought into the type of dress you choose to wear on this all-important day. It is important to take are when it comes to this big day, even if you think the event is something casual. There are many different kinds of graduation dresses out there. If you look around, know what you want, consider the time of year in which the ceremony will be held, and know what you want to hide and accentuate, you can find a dress that makes you feel and look beautiful. The following includes some basic information about the different things to consider when selecting a graduation dress.

If your graduation is going to be held in the summertime, you would want to select a different dress than if you are walking in a wintertime graduation ceremony. Thus, when it comes time to look for graduation dresses, you want to think as much about the weather as the dress itself. A fun, light, and flirty dress with thin straps might be best for the summer months. Cotton, linen, and silk are great fabrics to use for a dress if your graduation is to be held during the hotter months. If you know that you are graduating on a particularly cold day or time of year, then you should look for graduation dresses that are made out of thicker or heavier fabrics like wool, thick cotton, or even mohair. If you can choose the right fabric and style for the weather, you can be sure to look good and to be as comfortable as possible on this big day.

You should always consider the length of your dress when it comes time to invest in a graduation dress. You do not want to go with a dress that is too short because it could be perceived as inappropriate for the event. However, a dress that is too long can cause you to trip on your way up to collect your degree. Thus, think about which dress lengths look best on you and which will be most comfortable and appropriate for the event. Often, the best graduation dresses are those that fall just above or just below the person's knee.

Often, if you are graduating, it is normal that you will have to wear ceremonial robes for this event. If this is the case, you want to think about looking for graduation dresses that will look good when paired with the robes. Thus, the color of your graduation dress should not only complement your skin tone and coloring, but it should also be something that does not clash with the color and look of the robes. If your graduation robes are bright orange, you might want to stay away from dresses that are hot pink or those that are different shades of orange.

Whenever you are buying a dress, you should consider the strap and sleeve styles that are available to you. often, high schools and colleges may have dress codes the prohibit strapless or even spaghetti straps, so you should definitely look into this before you look for graduation dresses.

Once you are ready to find a graduation dress, you need to take the time to consider whether or not you want to go with a long-sleeved or short-sleeved dress or one that comes with straps. If you decide straps is more your style, you can look into everything from a halter top kind of dress to one that has thick or even criss-crossed straps.

You want any dress that you buy to be one that flatters your figure. Thus, you should definitely take the time to look into different dress shapes and silhouettes. You can go with a fitted dress if you want to maximize either your top or bottom half, or you can go with a more flowy dress if you want a dress that is comfortable and one that will hide certain areas of your body. Dresses can come with an A-line skirt or can be straight. Take the time to try on different dresses to see which accentuates your favorite features and which can hide the areas that you might be a bit self-conscious about.

When buying graduation dresses, consider the neckline of a dress. This will be affected by the dress's straps and the silhouette you would like for the piece. You do not want to be too risqué when it comes to your neckline. After all, many people will have their family members around. A little cleavage is fine but too much can really make the dress seem inappropriate for the event. If you plan on wearing a strand of pearls that have been passed down from generation to generation, you may want to go with a neckline that shows this off. If you are worried about being cold or want the focus to be on your legs and not your neckline or chest, then you may want to go with a higher neckline.

Graduation Dresses

  • Mac Duggal 25026I
    Mac Duggal 25026I

    Sultry Cold Shoulder Cocktail Dress by Ieena for Mac Duggal 25026I
    Color: Royal

    $178
  • Faviana 7850
    Faviana 7850

    Wrapped Sensation Draped Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7850
    Available in 4 colors

    $198
  • Mac Duggal 25301I
    Mac Duggal 25301I

    Cinched Dream Cocktail Dress by Ieena for Mac Duggal 25301I
    Color: Emerald Green

    $278
  • Faviana 7853
    Faviana 7853

    Strappy Allure Cutout Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7853
    Available in 3 colors

    $198
  • Mac Duggal 25296I
    Mac Duggal 25296I

    Supreme Floral Cocktail Dress by Ieena for Mac Duggal 25296I
    Color: Blue Rose

    $398
  • Mac Duggal 48478I
    Mac Duggal 48478I
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    Classic Flutter Cocktail Dress by Ieena for Mac Duggal 48478I
    Available in 12 colors

    $238
  • Omur Ozer 57228
    Omur Ozer 57228

    Sheer illusion short formal with epaulettes by Omur Ozer 57228
    Available in 4 colors

    $294
  • Lara 32987
    Lara 32987

    Quarter Sleeve Textured Detail Cocktail Dress by Lara 32987
    Color: Ivory

    $298
  • Faviana 7857
    Faviana 7857

    Classic Lace Illusion Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7857
    Available in 2 colors

    $198
  • Mac Duggal 55064I
    Mac Duggal 55064I

    Modern Cutout Cocktail Dress by Ieena for Mac Duggal 55064I
    Color: Black

    $258
  • Mac Duggal 25012I
    Mac Duggal 25012I

    Fairytale Shine Cocktail Dress by Ieena for Mac Duggal 25012I
    Available in 2 colors

    $298
  • Faviana 7859
    Faviana 7859

    Refined Radiance Pleated Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7859
    Available in 3 colors

    $218
  • Mac Duggal 40563N
    Mac Duggal 40563N

    Flirtatious Floral Two-Piece Cocktail Dress by Mac Duggal Homecoming 40563N
    Available in 2 colors

    $338
  • Tarik Ediz 50048
    Tarik Ediz 50048

    Party-perfect sleeveless dress with lace by Tarik Ediz 50048
    Available in 3 colors

    $438
  • Mac Duggal 30322C
    Mac Duggal 30322C

    Eye-Catching Gemstone Fantasy Cocktail Dress by Mac Duggal 30322C
    Available in 2 colors

    $278   $139
  • Tarik Ediz 50033
    Tarik Ediz 50033

    Flirty short formal with ruffle by Tarik Ediz 50033
    Available in 3 colors

    $381
  • Mac Duggal 30333C
    Mac Duggal 30333C

    Joyous Floral Pearl Cocktail Dress by Mac Duggal 30333C
    Color: Black Multi

    $298   $149
  • Faviana 7851
    Faviana 7851

    Plunging Beauty Halter Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7851
    Available in 3 colors

    $198
  • Mac Duggal 25004I
    Mac Duggal 25004I

    Shimmer Sensation Cocktail Dress by Ieena for Mac Duggal 25004I
    Color: Black

    $378
  • Aidan Mattox 200680
    Aidan Mattox 200680

    Enchanting sleeveless formal with handkerchief hemline by Aidan Mattox 200680
    Available in 3 colors

    $350
  • Faviana 7858
    Faviana 7858

    Shimmering Sweetness Two-Piece Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7858
    Available in 3 colors

    $218
  • Mac Duggal 25336I
    Mac Duggal 25336I

    Fresh Flowing Asymmetrical Jumpsuit by Ieena for Mac Duggal 25336I
    Color: Black

    $398
  • Madison James 17238
    Madison James 17238

    Playful Floral Flirt Cocktail Dress by Madison James 17238
    Color: Black

    $258
  • Mac Duggal 40566N
    Mac Duggal 40566N

    Radiant Lace Two-Piece Cocktail Dress by Mac Duggal Homecoming 40566N
    Color: Black Multi

    $398
  • Mac Duggal 65718N
    Mac Duggal 65718N

    Diamond Allure Striped Cocktail Dress by Mac Duggal Homecoming 65718N
    Available in 2 colors

    $298
  • Tarik Ediz 50015
    Tarik Ediz 50015

    Sumptuous halter-style dress with split by Tarik Ediz 50015
    Available in 2 colors

    $385
  • Tarik Ediz 50030
    Tarik Ediz 50030

    Eye-catching short formal with contrast by Tarik Ediz 50030
    Color: Print

    $339
  • Sherri Hill 50918
    Sherri Hill 50918

    Flower Applique Cocktail Dress by Sherri Hill 50918
    Available in 2 colors

    $378
  • Clarisse 3215
    Clarisse 3215

    Sleek Cocktail Dress by Clarisse 3215
    Available in 6 colors

    $150
  • Ellie Wilde EW117147
    Ellie Wilde EW117147

    Tucked strapless dress with florals by Ellie Wilde EW117147
    Color: Navy

    $318
  • Tarik Ediz 50002
    Tarik Ediz 50002

    Flowery short formal with flare by Tarik Ediz 50002
    Available in 3 colors

    $550
  • Aidan Mattox 200787
    Aidan Mattox 200787

    Creative sleeveless formal with high-low hemline by Aidan Mattox 200787
    Color: Blush Multi

    $495
  • Mac Duggal 48569N
    Mac Duggal 48569N

    Quirky Lace Two-Piece Cocktail Dress by Mac Duggal Homecoming 48569N
    Color: Black Multi

    $398
  • Aidan Mattox A99480
    Aidan Mattox A99480

    Essential halter-style dress with fringy accents by Aidan Mattox A99480
    Color: Ivory

    $190
  • Tarik Ediz 50036
    Tarik Ediz 50036

    Pretty halter-style dress with split by Tarik Ediz 50036
    Color: Print

    $432
  • Faviana S8010
    Faviana S8010

    Fabulously Flashy Dress Pant Design by Faviana S8010
    Color: Black

    $358
  • Tarik Ediz 50053
    Tarik Ediz 50053

    Sleeveless dress with Southwestern accents by Tarik Ediz 50053
    Available in 2 colors

    $561
  • Tony Bowls TS11702
    Tony Bowls TS11702

    Youthful Stripes Colorblock Cocktail Dress by Tony Bowls TS11702
    Color: Multi

    $329
  • Aidan Mattox A14580
    Aidan Mattox A14580

    Pretty sleeveless formal with high-low hemline by Aidan Mattox A14580
    Available in 3 colors

    $295
  • Tony Bowls TS11757
    Tony Bowls TS11757

    Lace Delight Appliquéd Cocktail Dress by Tony Bowls TS11757
    Color: Teal

    $329

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