We all know that as fun as prom season can be, there’s a ton to do! This checklist will be your guide to preparing for the time of your life!
First things first, you need to know how much money you have to get your prom look together and divide it into the necessary expenses, including your limo, tickets, and looking beautiful!
2. Get Healthy
Make an effort to eat healthy and do some exercise, you’re going to have these photos forever! Take care of your teeth; you’ll be doing lots of smiling!
3. The Dress
Shop in advance! The stores all get raided for prom season and you don’t want to be caught searching for your size and having to settle. If ordering online plan to wait a bit for delivery! Don’t forget you may need slight alterations to make your dress fit perfectly!
4. Hair and Nails
Make some appointments at the salon well in advance! Start collecting ideas for style! Make sure they’re covered in your budget.
5. Prom Plans
Be sure to make arrangements with friends for transportation to prom, from prom to the party and home safely!
6. Order the Boutonniere
Don’t forget to get your date’s flower…the one that goes on the lapel of his jacket! You may want to remind your date to order the corsage.
7. Get Plenty of Rest
Try taking an afternoon nap. It’s going to be a late night, and you want to look fresh and rested!
8. Purse Switch
Move the essentials from your day time purse to the one you’ve chosen to match your dress. Make sure you have your tickets, some money, phone, some make-up for touch-ups, etc. Don’t forget the tampons if it’s that time of the month!
9. Assemble your Ensemble
Match your accessories to your chosen dress! Wear comfortable yet stylish shoes, some jewelry for this special occasion, your purse (of course), and a bit of make-up to top off your look! You’re going to turn heads in a major way!