Cheap prom: How can parents save?
Is a cheap prom even possible? By all means, suggests this post by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and the first hurdle to jump is, of course, the dress. Think about borrowing, shopping in the off season, sewing one at home, or visiting the consignment shops. If you've been down this road before, the blog would like to hear from you. The more cheap ideas, the better.
"Does it seem like prices for prom are getting out of control? I was taken back by this $13,997 prom dress from Dress Goddess this week. Although this particular dress may be more of a marketing ploy than anything else, you can still purchase a $400 facsimile of the dress sans diamonds..."