If you want to look sexy in a prom or cocktail party, deep V-neck dresses aren’t your only choice. You can also show off your back by wearing either a backless dress or a low back dress. In this blog post I am going to talk about how to style the low back dress to make you stand out in a prom. To get you off to a good start, I’ve rounded up some of the best low back dress outfit ideas. Let’s dive right in.
White long sleeve shift dress with a low back
To start this list, I will show you a dress that can be worn casually and is perfect for going out with girls and dating. It is a low back long sleeve white shift dress that is adorable and understated sexy. To complete the outfit, wear nude heeled sandals for an extra touch of elegance.
Two-piece dress with blue ruffled sleeves and a low back
For a beautiful look next door with a touch of sexiness, wear this wonderful blue dress. This dress is a two piece dress where the top part is a bodice with ruffle sleeves and low back and the bottom part is a breezy midi skirt. The best shoes for this outfit are the ones that are the exact same color as the dress. If that’s not available, a pair of light pink heels would also work beautifully.
White halterneck mini dress with a low back
For an extremely sexy outfit perfect for your vacation. Wear a white halterneck mini dress with a low back. The softness of the fabric also adds a lot to the outfit’s sexuality. You can simply pair the white dress with white open heels to complete the outfit.
White bodycon midi dress with a low back
For those of you who have a nice back and don’t mind showing your neck at your cocktail party, here is a low back white midi dress that will show almost your entire back. Not only that, the dress is also a slim fit that would definitely show off the curves of your body. Complete this outfit with elegance by sporting a pair of white open toe heels.
Black long mermaid dress with low back
A mermaid dress makes you look very elegant and really makes you stand out from the crowd in a prom. Adding a low back cut to the mermaid dress will multiply the effect. You can just wear the dress with silver open toe heels and you’re good to go.
Black bodycon mini dress with sequins
If you’re a fan of “bling bling” but don’t like wearing gold and silver, you might want to wear a black sequin dress for the next party you attend. The black sequin dress has that extra depth. Now this special dress is even more beautiful. It is a form fitting mini dress with a sexy cut at the lower back.
Royal Blue Bodycon Flare Maxi Dress
This royal blue dress is another dress perfect for proms and cocktail parties. It is a form fitting maxi dress with a cut at the lower back. Not only does the cut make you look amazing, the royal blue color sets you apart from the other party guests.
Red high split airy maxi dress
For a breezy look that just demands attention, this red breezy low back maxi dress is the perfect choice. I can imagine this would be a great dress for an outdoor photo shoot.
Lemon yellow pleated mini dress with low back
I sometimes feel like I’m not mentioning yellow dresses enough. It is obvious that black and white are much more popular but the yellow can make you look so cheerful. We should wear this more as happiness should be taken more seriously. Being able to stay in a happy state even when you’re struggling should be a skill we all learn. Coming back to this outfit idea, you can wear this lemon yellow skater dress with low back and white heels to create a remarkable look that can melt the hearts of others.
Red skater dress with cross back and scalloped hem
Here’s a seemingly simple dress with some lovely details. It’s a red crossover skater dress with a criss-cross back and a sophisticated scalloped hemline. Complete your outfit with light pink heeled sandals for a neat and minimal look.
White pleated mini dress with floral patterned lace
This dress can be worn either at a cocktail party or for a wedding photo shoot. It’s a cute white pleated mini dress that has some floral elements in the lace bodice. Simply combine the dress with white heels to complete your outfit.
Black high split maxi dress with low back
Black has long been the most popular color for cocktail dresses, and there must be a reason for that. For one thing, black just has a lot of depth and there is a high probability that you will look better in a black dress than in other colors. Take this low back black maxi dress for example. It just makes you look beautiful and deep. You can simply wear black open heels to complete this outfit. But even better, add a silver choker necklace to add extra style to the overall look.
White shift dress with printed half sleeves
So far I’ve only talked about solid color dresses. Let’s look at one that is a printed dress and see how it works with a low back cut. Looking at this half sleeve white dress, it looks like the low back cut would work beautifully for printed dresses as well. I would recommend that you wear a pair of boho style nude heeled sandals to match this stylish dress.
Gold sequined low back mini dress
If you simply want to grab people’s attention by brutally forcing, here is a gold low back bodycon dress to help you do it. There is no better choice for shoes than gold heels.
Black breezy high-waisted dress with white sneakers
A black dress with a low back can be worn as a casual outfit. For example, you can wear this maxi high split dress with white sneakers for a totally breezy look.
For those of you who want to try dressing sexy for your next prom or party. Start with a dress with a lower back cut that only shows about a third of your back. It’s always a good idea to push yourself a little at a time. A big overnight improvement is often overstated. Before you leave, be sure to check out the other thousand outfit ideas we have on this site. Happy styling.