8+ Prom Dresses We're DIY-ing To Make

Prom season is here again and that means, for many of you, the hunt is officially on for the perfect dress.

When I went to prom, I spent hours looking through magazines at dresses I couldn't afford, before settling on a cute blue number.

I would have never imagined making my own dress, but these crafty ladies did and the results are to DIY for (I had to!).

I think we all had the dress on the left at some point in middle school.

This little black dress just went from sixth grade dance to slay all day.

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I don't think I would have the patience to do something like this.

I seriously commend her for painting all 80 flowers on this gorgeous gown. Oh, and did I mention that she MADE the gown too?

I stan.

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This is proof that a little bit of fabric and creativity can go a long way.

YouTube | Madebyaya

The only other things that you'll need is a basic $10 dress and patience while you try to perfect those ruffles.

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This thrift store dress just got a seriously glam makeover.

YouTube | Cristina Antoniuc

This dress is definitely giving me that glamorous flapper girl feel with a little bit of Latin spice.

I may not have a prom to go to, but I really want this dress!

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I refuse to believe this was once a $4 dress!

YouTube | Amber Scholl

Who needs to blow a bag on a fancy prom dress when you could make this one?

The difference is, this one only looks expensive.

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You don't even need to be an expert at sewing to pull this look off.

YouTube | LilyAndAbby

These girls made alterations to their thrifted prom dresses with just staples and a glue gun.

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Then there's the girl who made her prom dress out of curtains.

YouTube | ThouArtAnuli

How sway is this ruffled off-the-shoulder look?

I'm gagging, tbh.

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Okay, so you might need a little bit more than your basic sewing skills to pull this off.

YouTube | TheSorryGirls

I'm sure back in 1983 some girl would have absolutely loved the dress on the right, but this new version is SO much better.

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