Graduation 2012: 50 Dresses under $150

Tise writes, “I’m graduating in May, and want to wear something chic, fun, and flirty but still appropriate. (I’m having a ‘dinner’ afterwards).”

“Any ideas–I’ve browsed the archives and all the looks are sold out!”
Ah yes, it’s that time of year again! Time to start a new chapter of life–and you’ve got to do so in style! The Bomb has got your covered with a few quick picks, all under $150 for the ‘just graduated from school’ budget fashionistas.

Sweet and simple:

Tyra Banks accepting her certificate from Harvard Business School

If you’re more of a no frills chick, dip into one of these cocktails. Muted colors and simple designs will let you shine:

Bold and Bright:

Graduation will be in May, which means hot temps and hot colors. If you want to grab attention for more than your accolades, any of these dresses should do the trick:

Fashion forward and fun:

If you want to let your inner fashionista out, experiment with fun details like hi-lo hems, fringe, and prints:

What do you think?
Enjoy and congrats!


Claire Sulmers is the publisher and founder of Fashion Bomb Daily, the #43 most influential style magazine in the world.

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