15 Glamorous Red Prom Dresses 

By  Emily Konatella

LAST UPDATED - December 11, 2023

With prom being right around the corner, it's time to shop for the perfect dress to end a chapter of your life, and there is no better way to celebrate the end of a chapter than with a statement-making red prom dress. And if your favorite color is red, then you definitely should consider this color option for your homecoming or prom. The bold, energetic, and lively red dresses can symbolize strength, confidence, and power, and it is the perfect color for a glamorous red dress.

To help you search and shop, we have found 15 red prom dresses. From fire-engine red to moody burgundy, and from short red dresses to maxi gown, we have various shades of red prom dresses for you that sure makes a statement. And if you are working with a budget this year, we have found some affordable prices you must check out.

15 Glamorous Red Prom Dresses

SAU LEE Chloe Tulle Dress

Chloe is a sexy and elegant midi dress that gives you an elegant feel with your favorite style and fashion trends. The stunning dress is lightweight, so you can dance the night away without overheating. The sheer tulle dress features a pleated and lined top with a plunging V-neck, a velvet waistband, and a sheer, three-tiered, ankle-length A-line skirt. 

Rosa Halter Neck Evening Gown

A romantic gown designed with a halter neckline is a piece you can wear for years to come, even after prom. It is fitted at the waist for a fit-and-flare silhouette that flows into a dramatic ruffled skirt—a true showstopper for any formal occasion with its deep shade.

Off the Shoulder Scuba Crepe Trumpet Gown

A knockout like this Off The Shoulder Scuba Crepe Trumpet Gown doesn't come around often! The simple and classic dress offers an off-the-shoulder design, this dress is like one of these stunning dresses you see on the red carpet, with the puffy off-the-shoulder sleeves that leave a long sleeve effect without actually having a long sleeve so you can stay cool dancing the night away. And with back details, it adds sculptural drama to this stretch-crepe gown with a pleated sweetheart bodice and body-sculpting fit.

Ruffle Shoulder Sequin Embellished Gown

Take the party by storm in the Ruffle Shoulder Sequin-Embellished Gown. Mesh overlay is decorated with shimmering brick red sequins that offer a shining effect and tiered ruffles to bring scene-stealing volume to the shoulder. The glamorous sequin-covered gown offers laces down open back and pools on the floor. It features a sexy v-neck so that you can wear a statement necklace.

Got the Glam Wine Red Pleated Cutout Maxi Dress

It will be clear just how glamorous you are in Got the Glam Wine Red Pleated Cutout Maxi Dress! Sleek woven satin shapes this dress with adjustable spaghetti straps, a surplice neckline, and a fitted bodice with padded cups. A back cutout peeks around to the sides atop a banded waist and an accordion-pleated maxi skirt. Not to mention, you can get this dress without breaking the bank for just under $100!

Red Sequined Thin Strap Evening Gown

Shimmy and shine across the dance floor in Red Sequined Thin Strap Evening Gown from Ieena for Mac Duggal. Sparkling sequins deck out this wow-worthy, fully embellished sequin gown with a thigh-high slit.


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Gabriella Rouge

There are no written rules about wearing red to homecoming so celebrate the day in Gabriella Rouge By Narces. Silk organza full skirt dress is dazzled up by a shimmering bead and lace embellished with a sheer back.

Blondie Nites Juniors' Lace-Up-Back Gown

The party never stops when you're in Blondie Nites Juniors' Lace-Up Back Gown. Sparkling sequins and an alluring thigh-high slit make Blondie Nites' gorgeous gown a glamorous must for your next special occasion.

LA FEMME Two-Piece Stretch-Lace Dress Set w/ Sleeveless Crop Top & Mermaid Skirt

Be the center of everyone's attention in La Femme Two Piece Stretch Lace Dress Set With Sleeveless Crop Top & Mermaid Skirt. A floral lace overlay is adorned with scattered red sequins as it shapes this two-piece dress that has a v neckline, open back, mermaid silhouette.

Terani Couture Cutout Beaded Evening Gown With Slit

Show your alluring curves and make a lasting impression at prom in this sexy evening dress by Terani Couture. A plunging V neckline bisects the sleeveless bodice overlaid by intricately patterned beads and covers the entire top. Cutout sides and back go well with the body-skimming outfit showing off your curves. A side slit accents the sheath skirt for ease of movement as it falls down to a full-length hemline completed with a sweep train. Punctuate your personality with sophistication and style in this Terani Couture creation.

Sherri Hill Beaded Lace Two Piece Mermaid Dress

Take their breath away with this stunning Sherri Hill Two Piece Mermaid Dress. A crossover pattern that makes a halter neckline crowns the fitted bodice adorned with a peek-a-boo cutout at the midriff. The fitted mermaid skirt showcases a striking red lace overlay for detailing, completed with a sweep train for added drama.

Elie Saab Cady Maxi Dress

Simple, chic, and sexy. A Lebanese talent designs this Elie Saab Cady Maxi Dress. This richly embellished fairytale gown radiates a sunny, joyous mood.

Zuhair Murad Boboli Crochet Lace Long Dress

Show off your feminine side as you don this beautiful Zuhair Murad Boboli Cocket Lace Long Dress. This jaw-dropping piece features chunky crochet lace straps and a fitted waistline with exquisitely fabricated crochet red lace throughout.

Loulou Floral Appliqué Tulle Mini Dress

Red cocktail dresses are an iconic staple, and many short prom dresses make the same statement in contemporary high school fashion. While a short prom dress isn't exactly your traditional dress, you can't pass on an opportunity to wear this fun and flirty dress. Loulou Floral Applique Tulle Mini Dress is the perfect frock for any special occasion! Unlike the other short red prom dresses, this dress has tulle all over and offers the perfect amount of poof.


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Merel Velvet Dress

You can't go wrong with a classic red velvet dress. The Merel Velvet Dress has a slim fit throughout with an open back for a more sophisticated vibe, and it gives you a little shape in the areas where you might want it. Not to mention this dress is a super versatile piece that you can wear repeatedly. From homecoming to holiday parties, you can wear this dress again and again after prom.

Not sure if red is your color? Check out our favorite blue prom dresses, emerald green prom dresses, and 80s prom dresses ideas.

About the author

Emily is a fashion consultant, designer and creative director with more than 15 years experience creating, designing and developing clothing & jewelry. From managing pageant shows to turning concepts into actual designs, she has experience with almost all fabric types and jewelry designs and is in touch with the latest fashion trends.