Model wearing Jovani style 39907 homecoming dress

Beaded Chic Mini Dresses with Plunging Necklines

Model wearing Jovani style 39951 homecoming dress

Elegant Sequin Off-the-Shoulder Mini Dresses

Model wearing Jovani style 40076 homecoming dress

Embellished Mini Dresses with Fringe Hem

Model wearing Jovani style 40468 homecoming dress

Gold and Blue Lace Mini Dresses with Spaghetti Straps

Model wearing Jovani style 40003 homecoming dress

Sheath Sequined Mini Dresses

Model wearing Jovani style 39934 homecoming dress

Sparkling Mini Dresses

Model wearing Jovani style 40128 homecoming dress

Teal Off-Shoulder Mini Dress with Train Jovani 40128

Model wearing Jovani style 24371 homecoming dress

Beaded Strapless Short Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 41150 homecoming dress

Enchanting Off-White Strapless Tulle Mini Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40580 homecoming dress

Exquisite Off-White Strapless Lace and Tulle Mini Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40334 homecoming dress

Strapless Little White Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40516 homecoming dress

Embellished Fit and Flare Cocktail Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 39821 homecoming dress

V-Neckline White Fit and Flare Dress with Zipper Details

Model wearing Jovani style 39932 homecoming dress

Strapless Sweetheart Sequin Mini Dress with Ruffled Organza Skirt

Model wearing Jovani style 40378 homecoming dress

Bold Pink Off-Shoulder Mini Dress with Ruffle Sleeves

Model wearing Jovani style 40186 homecoming dress

Strapless Pink Fit and Flare Short Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40379 homecoming dress

Pink Fit and Flare Homecoming Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40384 homecoming dress

Pink Embellished Fit and Flare Cocktail Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 39630 homecoming dress

Hot Pink Sequin Fitted Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 38000 homecoming dress

Pink Pleated Bodice Fit and Flare Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 36784 homecoming dress

Iridescent Hot Pink Dress, Sheer Panels, V-Back

Model wearing Jovani style 39658 homecoming dress

Off White Strapless Cocktail Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 38248 homecoming dress

Off White Sweetheart Neckline Fit and Flare Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 09464 homecoming dress

White Fit and Flare Short Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40030 homecoming dress

Ivory Strapless Fit and Flare Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40358 homecoming dress

Rose Embellished Fitted Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 42342 homecoming dress

Pink V Neckline Fit and Flare Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40351 homecoming dress

Embellished Halter Neckline Pleated Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40636 homecoming dress

Embellished Fitted Short Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 25925 homecoming dress

Sequin Embellished Deep V Neck Mini Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 400610 homecoming dress

Embellished Cut Out Cocktail Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 42282 homecoming dress

Pink Embellished Fit and Flare Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 42457 homecoming dress

Corset Bodice Fit and Flare Black Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40386 homecoming dress

Black Sequin Tiered Mini Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40612 homecoming dress

Black V Neckline Off the Shoulder Dress

Model wearing Jovani style 40760 homecoming dress

Black Multi Beaded Sheath Dress


Homecoming Season: A Time of Celebration

Homecoming season is a time of celebration and it’s the perfect way to kick off the new school year. Traditionally, homecoming is a week-long event rallying hometown pride that culminates in a homecoming dance. Throughout the week, you’ll participate in themed celebrations and spirited activities that unite your school, celebrate the year to come, and generate some excitement for the highly anticipated football game, marking the start of the season. Homecoming festivities are inclusive of all high school students, from freshman to senior year. Some people may be looking forward to the big game, but Jovani knows that the homecoming dance is really the main event. Although homecoming season celebrates community, it’s also an amazing opportunity to showcase your individuality. With Jovani’s 2025 homecoming collection, you’ll find the perfect party dress to make this year’s homecoming a night to remember!

The Special Nature of Homecoming

Homecoming is so special because it gives all students from freshman through senior year a chance to get dressed up and celebrate together. Unlike prom which is reserved for upperclassmen, homecoming is a school-wide event, which is all the more reason to choose a dress that’ll make you stand out from the crowd. Jovani recognizes that throughout your four years in high school, a lot can change! Your personal style will likely evolve from freshman to senior year and you’ll want a dress that represents where you are in your journey. Jovani’s homecoming collection is thoughtfully designed with each grade level in mind, which makes finding the perfect homecoming dress a breeze every year.

Jovani’s Homecoming Styles: The Epitome of a Party Dress

Jovani’s homecoming styles are the epitome of a party dress! Featuring shorter hemlines, homecoming dresses are considered cocktail attire. Though homecoming dresses are less formal than prom styles, this collection has all the flare, edge, and excitement that Jovani is known for. Your homecoming outfit may be the first of many formal dresses you’ll wear in life, as you celebrate special milestones along your journey. With Jovani’s long-standing commitment to producing fashion-forward, high-quality collections, we’re happy to introduce you to the exciting world of evening wear!

Choosing the Perfect Homecoming Dress

When shopping for formal dresses, like your homecoming dress, there are a few things to keep in mind. Having an understanding of this year’s homecoming trends, styles, and silhouettes will help you form a clear vision of what you’re looking for. Doing a bit of research before you start shopping will guide you towards your Jovani dream dress and make sure you have fun at every step of the way!

Empower Yourself with Jovani

Feel empowered to step out of your comfort zone and into the perfect homecoming dress with Jovani. From freshman to senior year, look no further than Jovani for a homecoming dress that makes you feel like the most beautiful, confident version of yourself. With our inclusive size range of 00-24, everyone can find the dress of their dreams! No matter where you are in your style journey, shop Jovani’s 2025 homecoming collection and discover design details, fun fabrics in every hue imaginable, and unique silhouettes that reflect a piece of your personality.

Classic Fit and Flare Minis

One of Jovani’s classic homecoming styles is our fit and flare mini. This signature style is a favorite of freshman and sophomores for homecoming but truly timeless for any age or occasion. Like the name suggests, fit and flares are defined by a fitted bodice and a skirt that flares from the waist. The bodice of this style comes in a variety of shapes so you can find your perfect version of the fit and flare. This season, you’ll see different takes of the trending corset style bodice throughout Jovani’s homecoming fit and flare dresses. From simple satins to sheer bedazzled bodices, we’re absolutely loving corset dresses for homecoming!

Corsets work so well with fit and flare silhouettes because these styles naturally have a defined waist and a full skirt that flares from that point. The contrast in volume between the fitted bodice and voluminous skirt of this style creates the illusion of a narrow waist on any body type, making it a universally flattering choice. A corset bodice only emphasizes this shape by molding to your figure in a way that highlights your smallest point. Another great feature of fit and flares is the comfort that comes with a flowy skirt! A flared skirt allows you to move and dance easily, comfortably, and confidently. When shopping for a homecoming dress, remember that you’ve got a long night ahead of you so choose a fashionable yet comfortable dress so nothing gets in the way of the fun.

Form Fitted and Bodycon Styles

When it comes to homecoming, form fitted and bodycon styles are also a favorite! This silhouette has a fitted bodice and a straight or fitted skirt, which makes this more mature look popular amongst upperclassmen attending homecoming. Since the silhouette of bodycon styles are more simplistic, what makes these dresses so special is all in the details. Jovani is known for our stunning stretch sequin styles, showcased throughout our collections. Find gorgeous sequin patterns and beaded multicolor motifs in our homecoming bodycon styles. These embellished mesh and jersey fabrics stretch to perfectly fit and flatter your figure. They’ll typically have less boning and underwire than strapless or corset style dresses which can make them less constricting and ideal for dancing the night away.

In terms of fabric, draping and ruching are trending this year. You’ll see these fun fabric techniques throughout the collection. If you’re drawn to simpler fabrics, like satins and jerseys, elements of draping, ruching, pleating and other fabric manipulations can add dimension and elevate a timeless style. Asymmetric draping on a bodycon dress can be especially flattering by creating interesting lines and pulling the eye to your best features. Cowl necks are a classic way to incorporate draping in your look that you’ll see in this homecoming line. In our bodycon collection, you'll discover pieces fully adorned in hand-beaded crystals if you want a dress that sparkles. Maybe a dress trimmed with subtle embellishments is more your taste. When in doubt, a chic satin number is always in style. Shop Jovani today and find the homecoming style that speaks to you!

Exploring Unique Homecoming Styles

Though short dresses are the traditional attire for homecoming dances, as a semi-formal event, you can be creative with your interpretation of the dress code. Jovani offers a range of cocktail and evening-appropriate styles that veer from the standard homecoming cocktail look. The charm and grace of a tea-length dress will set you apart from the crowd. Let the bright, saturated colors of our floral and abstract prints in midi and maxi lengths bring out your bold side. For a contemporary look, try Jovani’s edgy power suits and jumpsuits.

Explore our Prom Dresses for more formal wear options.

 

Shopping for Your Homecoming Dress

While browsing homecoming collections online is a great way to gather inspiration and start planning your outfit, the best way to discover what styles best suit you is to try on dresses in person. Once you have a bit of direction, whether that be a style you love, a color you're drawn to, or a trend you want to try out, visit Jovani.com and use our store locator to find an authorized retailer near you. Shopping for cocktail and evening dresses in person is the best way to find the best silhouette for your body type. The proportions of formal dresses are a bit different than that of your everyday sportswear, so trying on a variety of silhouettes in store will quickly help you find what works for you.

Alterations and Dress Code Considerations

Once you find the homecoming dress of your dreams, you may need some minor alterations to achieve an absolutely flawless fit. When getting your alterations done, keep your school’s dress code in mind. Your homecoming dance is a school-sanctioned event, after all, so following the dress code will ensure you’ll be able to enjoy the night without worrying about any last-minute hiccups or fashion emergencies. Some schools may require dresses to be a certain length, have straps of a certain width or advise against revealing cutouts or sheerness. With Jovani, you won't feel restricted by these rules because we have plenty of fabulous, school-appropriate options that everyone can agree on.

If you fall in love with a dress that may push the boundaries a bit too far, think outside the box and consult a trusted seamstress. Ask about modifications that you can make to your dress. Oftentimes, it can be as simple as lining a sheer section, adding a simple strap, or closing up a slit, to get your school’s stamp of approval. The boutique where you purchased your Jovani dress may provide in-house alterations services or be able to refer you to an experienced tailor.

Accessorizing Your Homecoming Look

The perfect accessories can tie your whole look together! Let your homecoming dress inspire your shoe, purse, and jewelry choices. If you're wearing a multicolor, beaded, or printed dress, match your accessories to one of the colors to make it pop! If you're wearing a solid color, you could go for a monochrome look or opt for neutrals. If your dress has metallics, silver or gold shoes and jewelry are always chic. When it comes to jewelry, you’ll want to wear pieces that are harmonious with the silhouette of your dress. You can look to red carpet and celebrity photos for inspiration on how to style different types of earrings, necklaces, and bracelets with the neckline and shape of your dress. Hair and makeup are the finishing touches that’ll bring your vision to life! Whether you’re getting your glam done professionally, by a friend, or by yourself, plan ahead to make sure the timing of homecoming night goes smoothly. Whether you want to go full glam or natural, do whatever makes you feel the most confident and your inner beauty will shine from within!

Starting Your Shopping Early

The start of the school year can be a hectic time, and the homecoming dance is right around the corner. Start your shopping early to eliminate the last minute stress that comes with searching for the perfect dress. Towards the end of the summer, your local Jovani retailers will have our latest homecoming collection in store available for you to shop. Shopping early also ensures you’ll have the largest selection to choose from.

Presenting Jovani’s 2025 Homecoming Collection

Jovani is proud to present our 2025 homecoming collection. We’re so happy to be a part of your milestone moments by providing you fashion forward, high quality dresses at an affordable price season after season. Browse Jovani’s 2025 homecoming collection on our website and find the dress of your dreams today! Visit an authorized Jovani retailer to experience our most exciting homecoming collection yet and find out why Jovani remains the go to brand for evening wear and special occasion fashion. Shop our wide range of stunning styles and make a statement at homecoming with Jovani.