Prom dresses have come a long way from poufy, frilly cotillion-like gowns (Halle Berry) to sleek, and sometimes super sexy, form-fitting dresses—although that thigh-high split Michelle Obama had going back in 1970 was pretty risqué.
2012 dresses are all about cutouts, lace, feathers, ruffles, and bling, and some girls are breaking their parent’s bank on expensive dresses, shoes, and even chin plants (Google it). Back in our day, a strapless dress, tall heels (for the night), and a hair ‘do hook up was about as fancy as it got. My have times changed.
Despite a few years, though, some styles, no matter how old, are timeless while others are just a hot mess So, spill the beans. What did you wear to prom?