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Saying yes to the prom dress

Kathryn Cambrea

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The staff at Ginger N' Cream in Westwood, NJ, has been busy selling prom dresses since winter break. Popular styles this year include cutouts and illusions.

The staff at Ginger N' Cream in Westwood, NJ, has been busy selling prom dresses since winter break. Popular styles this year include cutouts and illusions.

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The staff at Ginger N' Cream in Westwood, NJ, has been busy selling prom dresses since winter break. Popular styles this year include cutouts and illusions.

Nina O'Connell, Editor

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It’s almost here – senior prom. What to wear? Blush, red, white and black – those are the most popular colors for prom dresses this year.

“[The lengths are] long, with a train,” Jennifer Monniger said.

Monniger is the sales manager at Ginger N’ Cream in Westwood, NJ. She’s been busy selling prom dresses at the specialty shop since winter break.

“My best piece of advice would be to be open-minded, to try on different styles to see which one flatters the girl,” Monniger said. “Not every style can be done for every person.”

Cutouts and illusions are very popular styles this year, Monniger added.

“More of the fitted style, you know, the bodycon. That’s it,” Monniger said. “You can accessorize with jewelry. You can make it your own with shoes. You can color-wise pop a color,” Monniger added.

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Nina O'Connell, Editor In Chief
Nina O’Connell is a junior and one of the news editors at Emerson Junior-Senior High School. When she’s not editing, Nina is writing on a variety of topics for The Cavalier. She has taken journalism classes for two years. After school every Thursday, you can find Nina editing stories with other members of The Cavalier...
Kathryn Cambrea, Editor in chief
Kathryn Cambrea is a senior at Emerson Junior-Senior High School and is the editor in chief of The Cavalier. She has had a passion for reading and writing since she was little. Kathryn was a runner-up in a playwright competition when she was in only sixth grade, and she competed against high school students. She would love...
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