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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

  • Faviana 7859
    Faviana 7859

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

    $218
  • Faviana 7850
    Faviana 7850
    (1)

    Wrapped Sensation Draped Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7850
    Available in 5 colors

    $198
  • Clarisse 3215
    Clarisse 3215

    Sleek Cocktail Dress by Clarisse 3215
    Available in 6 colors

    $150
  • Mac Duggal 25301I
    Mac Duggal 25301I

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

    $278
  • Alyce 6826
    Alyce 6826

    Glossy sleeveless pick-up gown from Alyce Paris 6826
    Available in 3 colors

    $250
  • Faviana S8076
    Faviana S8076

    Bellissima off-the-shoulder short formal with bell sleeves by Faviana S8076
    Available in 3 colors

    $248
  • Faviana 8051
    Faviana 8051

    Radiant strapless mini with marvelous wrapped detail by Faviana 8051
    Available in 4 colors

    $198
  • Faviana 8054
    Faviana 8054

    Sleeveless cocktail dress with sheer plunging neckline by Faviana 8054
    Available in 4 colors

    $198
  • Faviana 8070
    Faviana 8070

    Bella sleeveless short dress with broomstick pleats by Faviana 8070
    Available in 4 colors

    $270
  • Faviana 8093
    Faviana 8093

    Delectable halter-style dress with sultry center plunge by Faviana 8093
    Available in 3 colors

    $258
  • Mac Duggal 30322C
    Mac Duggal 30322C

    Eye-Catching Gemstone Fantasy Cocktail Dress by Mac Duggal 30322C
    Color: Hot Pink

    $278   $139
  • Clarisse 3214
    Clarisse 3214

    Glittering Beaded Cocktail Dress by Clarisse 3214
    Available in 2 colors

    $230
  • Faviana 7858
    Faviana 7858

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

    $218
  • Aidan Mattox A14580
    Aidan Mattox A14580

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

    $295
  • Mac Duggal 25026I
    Mac Duggal 25026I
    (1)

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

    $178
  • La Femme 24898
    La Femme 24898

    Sleek Cocktail Dress by La Femme Evening 24898
    Available in 2 colors

    $398
  • Lara 33406
    Lara 33406

    Fetching sleeveless short formal with crisscross detail by Lara 33406
    Color: Nude/Blue

    $248
  • Lara 33034
    Lara 33034

    Simply exquisite short-sleeved shift with dimensional dish by Lara 33034
    Color: Nude/Multi

    $248
  • Lara 33418
    Lara 33418

    Whisper-light sleeveless cocktail dress with layered depth by Lara 33418
    Color: Nude/Multi

    $248
  • Lara 33407
    Lara 33407

    Versatile short dress with sheer finesse by Lara 33407
    Color: Blush

    $298
  • Faviana S8063
    Faviana S8063

    Sleeveless short formal with wedge-shaped bodice cutouts by Faviana S8063
    Available in 2 colors

    $238
  • Faviana S8068
    Faviana S8068

    Frothy halter-style short dress with sheer bodice by Faviana S8068
    Available in 2 colors

    $338
  • Faviana S8094
    Faviana S8094

    Ultimate short formal with opulent off-the-shoulder lace by Faviana S8094
    Available in 2 colors

    $248
  • Faviana 8072
    Faviana 8072

    Romantic sleeveless short formal with neckline plunge by Faviana 8072
    Available in 3 colors

    $270
  • Faviana 8052
    Faviana 8052

    Luxurious sleeveless evening dress with sculpting tucks by Faviana 8052
    Available in 3 colors

    $198
  • Lara 33420
    Lara 33420

    Tony trellised short dress with creative contrasts by Lara 33420
    Color: Nude/Navy

    $198
  • Lara 33405
    Lara 33405

    Luminous sleeveless cocktail dress with crystal disks by Lara 33405
    Color: Champagne

    $248
  • Lara 33404
    Lara 33404

    Hearts and flowers sleeveless dress with fluttery skirt by Lara 33404
    Color: Blush

    $248
  • Lara 33408
    Lara 33408

    Dreamy cocktail dress with svelte sleeveless bodice by Lara 33408
    Color: Champagne/Gray

    $248
  • Lara 33417
    Lara 33417

    Sweet and sultry halter-style layered short formal by Lara 33417
    Color: Green/Multi

    $248
  • Mac Duggal 25012I
    Mac Duggal 25012I

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

    $298
  • Faviana 8079
    Faviana 8079

    Stunning sleeveless designer dress with spherical accents by Faviana 8079
    Available in 2 colors

    $238
  • Faviana 8064
    Faviana 8064

    Airy sleeveless short dress with tantalizing trimming by Faviana 8064
    Available in 2 colors

    $278
  • Faviana 8053
    Faviana 8053

    Magnifique halter-style mini dress with precision lines by Faviana 8053
    Available in 4 colors

    $198
  • Mac Duggal 48478I
    Mac Duggal 48478I
    (1)

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

    $238
  • Faviana 7851
    Faviana 7851

    Plunging Beauty Halter Cocktail Dress by Faviana 7851
    Available in 4 colors

    $198
  • Sherri Hill 50682
    Sherri Hill 50682

    Cutout Cascade Illusion Cocktail Dress by Sherri Hill 50682
    Available in 2 colors

    $318
  • Mac Duggal 25385
    Mac Duggal 25385

    Pop printed pantsuit from Ieena for Mac Duggal 25385
    Color: White Rose

    $398
  • Mac Duggal 25235
    Mac Duggal 25235

    Cultured lace cocktail dress from Ieena for Mac Duggal 25235
    Color: Slate Blue

    $378
  • Shail K 4082
    Shail K 4082

    Flattering short formal with layered élan by Shail K 4082
    Color: Navy

    $200

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