Ideas for dresses to wear to a 21st birthday party include a flouncy mini-dress, a denim zipper dress or a mini-skirt and tank top combination, suggestions College Fashion. Since turning 21 is commonly considered an official entry into adulthood, it might be a good chance to experiment with a new, sleeker style of dress.
Browse online sites for ideas for young adult-style dresses and skirts. There may be a big difference between junior-style clothes and young adult or misses selections at various stores. Try pairing no-frills or basic form-fitting dresses with a variety of accessories. Costume jewelry pieces or and extra wide belt can add a stylish touch to a plain dress choice.
Consider footwear plans when deciding on a dress to wear. Some dress selections may work well with high heels but not with flats or boots. Try on a few dresses while mixing and matching shoes and accessory selections.
Sometimes a fashion inspiration seems like a great idea in theory but, when worn, the look falls a bit flat. That's why it's a good idea to look for dress selections well in advance of the party — especially if the dress is being ordered online. This allows extra time for delays in delivery or for returns if the first selection doesn't work out.