13 Awesome Prom Outfits For Girls Who Hate Dresses

Looking for a sick outfit to wear to prom is a serious hassle, but it’s even more of a pain in the butt if you don’t want to wear a dress. Seriously, so many prom style roundups are full of dresses because dresses are generally expected to be worn by girls at these sorts of fancy dress events. But, uh, it’s the 21st century. Screw those norms.

If you don’t want to wear a dress or a skirt or anything of that nature, you should still be able to go to prom looking and feeling like a zillion bucks. From pant suits to jumpsuits, check out these 13 awesome prom outfits that you’ll want to wear. Oh, and you won’t have to worry about any copy cats, that’s for sure.


One Up Satin Jumpsuit

This is the ultimate disco era jumpsuit. From the flare leg to the satin material, it has a serious throwback feel to it. This shade of blue would look amazing with gold accents, like gold accessories, shoes, etc. Pair with platforms and wear your hair down if you want some serious '70s vibes.

Buy it at Nasty Gal for $78

ASOS Curve Exclusive Jumpsuit With Jet Bead Embellishment

Love beads but you don't want to get too crazy with it? No worries, you can rock some pretty accent beading on this gorgeous jumpsuit. Pair with strappy sandals or Chelsea boots for an absolutely badass look.

Buy it at ASOSl for $99

Lavish Alice Cape Blazer And Pants Set

This is sort of like if Janis Ian's Spring Fling outfit was a bit more glam, right? This cape is such a unique twist to a prom look, too! Feel free to wear anything from a button down blouse to a crop top underneath the blazer. It all depends on how much skin you want to show.

Buy the blazer at ASOS for $98 and the pants for $87

Nasty Gal Start Me Up Crossover Romper

Who said that you have to wear a dress to look ultra feminine? This romper definitely defies that notion. If you want to show a lot of skin but don't like dresses, this is the perfect match for you. Pair with a blazer and platforms or heels.

Buy it at Nasty Gal for $68

ASOS Jacket And Pants In Crepe

This look is so fresh. The blue is perfect for spring and the cut is totally crisp. With some simple makeup and a nice pair of shoes--heels, Oxfords, whatever you want--you're going to look rad, comfy and totally on point at prom.

Buy the jacket at ASOS for $73 and the pants for $50

Nasty Gal Nouveau Satisfaction Cutout Jumpsuit

Cutouts aren't just for dresses. This jumpsuit has plenty and they're pretty tasteful. So if you want to show a little bit of skin, this is the way to go.

Buy it at Nasty Gal for $88

AX Paris Collarless Jacket And Pants Set

All green everything for this number. Wear a black top underneath and some matching black accessories. For an ultra Poison Ivy look, go for a bright red lipstick and a cat eye.

Buy the jacket at ASOS for $40 and the pants for $36

ASOS Plunge Back Embellished Jumpsuit

If you want some subtle sparkle, you'll love this jumpsuit with the bejeweled embellishment along the back. Pair with a silver bag to match.

Buy it at ASOS for $109

Sleeveless Hologram Jumpsuit

Compete with the disco ball in this awesome hologram jumpsuit. This wide leg style would look great with a black or silver heels or platforms.

Buy it at The Whitepepper for $48.36

Nasty Gal Killer Queen Plunging Jumpsuit

This jumpsuit looks awesome with a sleek updo and chunky, statement earrings or a necklace. Go with a choker necklace for more of a '90s twist. Pair with chunky platforms or heels and you're good to go.

Buy it at ASOS for $88

Pink Clove Cold Shoulder Frilled Jumpsuit

This black jumpsuit would look awesome with your favorite pair of sparkly heels or even some shiny new Oxfords. Grab a purse and boom, you're done. For a bit more umph, go for a dramatic lip or eye.

Buy it at ASOS for $43

ASOS Casual Utility Jumpsuit In Oversized Relaxed Fit

Any kind of gold, shiny accessories will really bring this shiny beige jumpsuit to life. Also, if you can rock heels, definitely do it for this jumpsuit. Go easy on the makeup for this look, nothing too dramatic. Some highlighter or bronzer with a gold glow and a nude lip would be ultra fitting.

Buy it at ASOS for $99

Lipstick Boutique Plus Tailored Jacket And Pants Set

If you're into palazzo pants then you're going to be all about this suit set. This is one fancy number for a fancy chick who knows how to bring on some razzle dazzle without a dazzling ball gown. Pair with a blue clutch purse as seen for an ultra simple yet dapper look.

Buy the jacket at ASOS for $90 and the pants for $81


Are you planning on forgoing a dress or skirt option for prom? Why or why not? Tell us in the comments!

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