Have you ever seen someone wear a black, long, flowing dress to a prom or cocktail party that draws everyone’s attention with the dress that flows elegantly on the floor? The black flowing dress even has a beautiful name, the black mermaid dress. If you are about to go to a prom and still have no idea what to wear or if it is your first time going to a prom, please take three minutes to look at the following beautiful black mermaid dress Outfit ideas I’ve gathered to share with you. Let’s look at them now.
Black strapless mermaid dress with chiffon overlay
Cutting a mermaid dress will often make you talk and look slim, especially if you wear high heels. To start the list, I’m going to show you this lovely black strapless mermaid dress. It has a very nice detail in the chiffon overlay fishtail. When you wear a mermaid dress, the shoes seem unimportant as they would rarely show up. However, this is not really the case as your dress would move as you walk. I would highly recommend that you wear either black open toe straps or silver heels to ensure that all parts of your outfit are beautiful.
Black mermaid dress with deep V-neck and semi-transparent overlay
For an extremely classy look, you can wear the black mermaid dress with a deep V-tip. It has an elegant, semi-transparent overlay design in the collar area. Since the shoes are usually invisible, it makes sense to carry an elegant handbag to add extra elegance to the outfit. In this case it is a small black wallet that gives the outfit an elegant touch.
Off The Shoulder Satin Black Mermaid Dress
A mermaid dress is by definition a slim fit dress. If you’ve put a lot of effort into staying in shape, consider choosing a black dress that is made from a smooth fabric like a satin dress for an even narrower cut that can show off your curves. Wear a pink faux diamond clutch bag with the dress to complete the outfit with elegance.
Black high split flowy mermaid dress
Here is a beautiful black dress with a typical yet timeless design. It is a strapless, high-slit mermaid dress. Wear it with a black small handbag and black open toe heeled ankle straps to complete your look.
Black mermaid dress with a deep V-neckline and sequins
If you are the type who always wants more detail in your outfit, this black mermaid dress with sequins might be for you. This black dress with a deep V-neck and shiny texture will really make you stand out at a prom.
Two-piece black flower mermaid dress
If you have the perfect waist and you don’t mind showing off some skin, this dress can definitely show your advantage. It is a two-piece black floral mermaid dress. The upper part is a black lace top with semi-transparent sleeves, the lower part is a black floral dress with a fish tail. This narrow cut and the colorful patterns make this outfit a remarkable outfit.
Long-sleeved black flower-flower dress
Here is another two-piece dress with black flowers. This time it’s a relatively flat black long sleeve dress with a floral pattern that only appears near the fishtail.
Black bodycon maxi dress with fishtail
This is a black bodycon maxi dress with a minimalist design. It still has some nice details. They are the crystal collar and the semi-transparent design just below the collar. Sometimes it’s details like these that take the outfit to the next level.
Black backless strapless maxi dress with silver straps
This is an incredibly sexy black backless dress. It has some very nice silver straps that sparingly stretch across the back. With a pair of heeled sandals that come with faux crystal, this outfit can easily be the most elegant among this stacked list.
Two-layer mermaid dress with mesh cover
Some people might think that fishnet is a bit too much, but there are always fans of fishnet stockings out there and this dress definitely took a page out of the fishnet fashion. The dress consists of two layers. The inner layer is a typical black shift dress in white. The outer layer is a mesh dress that people can use to see through to see your legs.
Black strapless long flowing dress
This dress is a classic strapless black velvet dress. As you can see in the picture, a black velvet mermaid dress like this one seems to have been specially designed for the red carpet. They just look very good together.
Backless black dress with a chiffon fishtail
If you have a nice back but don’t want to show off your entire back, wear this dress with a relatively smaller area with an open back. This elegant dress also has some other nifty details, such as the layers of chiffon on the fishtail and the lace sleeves.
Black backless mermaid dress with double slit
You can challenge this dress if you are really in shape. It’s a backless mermaid dress that is also a double slit dress that shows your legs. Wear a black open toe ankle strap to complete this stunning outfit.
Black maxi dress with multiple layers of chiffon fishtail
This remarkable black maxi dress has a fishtail made up of several layers of chiffon. Wear this for the ultimate feminine look.
Bodycon mermaid dress made of black lace
For a balanced, feminine and slightly sophisticated look, wear this figure-hugging mermaid dress made of black lace with a small silver clutch bag. The dress is so beautiful in itself. Just wear it without a necklace or bracelet.
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