Dress(es) of the Day: 80s style prom dresses at River Island

80s style pewter prom dresses at River Island

After the 70s style flares and platforms, I figured it was time for a change of pace, so today’s Dress of the Day comes to us courtesy of River Island, who seem to be having themselves a bit of an 80s moment with this double-whammy of  prom dresses. The £49.99 white lace puffball dress is a little too Like-a-Virgin-era Madonna for my tastes (add a lace headband and fingerless gloves, though, and you’re good to go out as Desperately Seeking Susan for Halloween), although it is rather pretty. The jacquard racer-back dress (£69.99), though, is to die for, and is actually pretty timeless. Wear with black patent peep toes and clutch bag, and leave the fingerless gloves at home…

Related: 80’s fashion: a guide

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