Glamorous, red carpet-inspired and intricately embellished! These gorgeous nude dresses bring a sophisticated and fashion-forward sparkle to your prom look. They stand out as a unique and striking color choice for a prom dress.
We’re here help you make that difficult final dress decision by running through our favorite dresses. We’re selecting the top styles that are going to look gorgeous on the special night. We’re looking at the best nude-hued styles, inspired by fashion’s current obsession with all things neutral and flesh toned.
This beautiful and flattering trend has been all over the red carpet. It’s the perfect shortcut to effortless style for you to look fabulous for your prom night. Why is it so loved? The soft nude shades pair up so well with silver, gold and champagne.
It also about a naked/nude illusion – that may appear to show off a lot of skin, but really doesn’t. Thanks to the smart design, you’ll be covered! You’ll find many dress options with this look, including mermaid dresses, one shoulder dresses and more .
Let’s look at our top 5 nude prom dresses to help you whittle down your options!
We can’t find anything we don’t love about this one shoulder dress. It’s fitted, so quite figure-hugging and will give you an instant confidence boost. Intricately embellished with sparkling gems and beads, this floor-length gown includes nude inlay fabric.
This inner fabric is designed to cover you up, while some areas are sheer and show off your skin. The thigh-high leg split adds to the undeniable sex appeal of this body-conscious design. Feeling brave and want to channel a star? Here’s the red carpet inspired dress you’ve been waiting for.
Style this with a powerful matte red lipstick in a daring pillar-box red shade with coordinating long red nails. Add sleek slicked-back hair, layers of dark mascara and structured eyebrows. A pair of silver chandelier earrings and silver heels is all you need to complete this ultra glam prom ensemble.
This sleeveless prom dress has narrow straps. It’s perfect if you love the traditional sweetheart neckline but don’t want to go strapless and prefer that extra support. It’s effortless and easy to wear.
This gorgeous nude dress starts out covered in glittering embellishments from the bodice. The beadwork gradually fades out towards the floor into simple nude fabric. The lines of sparkling beads create a slimming and elongating effect as they draw your eye downward.
With a plunging neckline and thigh-high leg split, this dress is both sexy and sophisticated in equal measure. We love the form-fitting design that is womanly and curve-enhancing. It will make you feel confident and sexy.
Go glam with white minimal heels, a white clutch and pearl jewels. A wavy side-flicked hairstyle and classic French manicure will add a polished look. Bronze toned makeup will give you a natural golden glow.
Opt for contoured cheekbones and a brown/tan smoky eye. A nude or natural glossy lip will beautifully complete this prom ensemble.
This nude trumpet dress brings more drama with its sheer nude flared tail. The long sleeve design means it’s a slightly more conservative option. It’s still endlessly sophisticated.
Covered in silver embellishments and with a waist-highlighting belt, this gorgeous dress creates a gentle hourglass silhouette. The shape is absolutely beautiful and an instant classic.
The back of this dress is another reason why we love this design. It has a plunging open back scoop that falls all the way down to the waistline, creating a jaw-dropping feature. You’ll really want to show this off in your prom photos. No filter needed, this one is going to shine with no effort!
Highlight the nude element of this design with nude strappy high heels, a nude clutch and diamond/gem earrings. Go for simple vintage-inspired loose curl hair and add a ring set if you love jewelry. Keep makeup simple with a black smoky eye and peach/light pink matte lipstick.
With a plunging v neck, this silver and nude prom dress combines the nude trend with ample amounts of sparkle. The nude underlay fabric provides the perfect backdrop for swirls and strands of shining crystal bead-work. It flares gently at the end to create a slight mermaid tail.
This dress subtly creates a feminine and soft silhouette. The nude aspect of this design particularly shines. It creates a bold naked illusion that makes you appear to be only wrapped in crystals.
Add another huge color trend to this look: blush. Opt for blush-hued sandals and a clutch, as well as a light pink manicure and rosy beauty look. A pale pink lipstick and iridescent pink highlighted cheeks will create a modern makeup look.
Every girl should wear a cap sleeve dress at least once. There’s something so elegant and almost regal about this high neckline style. It is also very simple and comfortable to wear.
This design features lines of striking embellishments. This beadwork is strategically aligned to create a slimming yet curvaceous silhouette. it’s all about the hip detail and narrowed waistline.
The beautiful pattern created by the embellishments is intricately detailed. It features leafy paisley-inspired shapes encrusted with bold bead-work. From the waistline, diamond-shaped lines of embellishment lead to a statement sheer godet skirt.
Style with gold heels and a gold clutch, as well as gold earrings. These contrasting accessories will stand out but will still coordinate fluidly. Add a light brown lipstick and peach blush on your cheeks. A half-up hairstyle paired with a rich brown manicure will finish your prom styling.
Fashion-Forward Prom Dresses
Love the idea of wearing an on-trend design to prom? Take a look at our favorite pink dresses, another huge trend for 2017. These blush, fuchsia and bubblegum hued dresses are a stunning way to wear a striking color to prom.