Prom season will be here before you know it.  Make it a great night and go in style. Here are some ideas of places in Utica and Central New York to get your dress and look great.

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    MeMe's Formals

    MeMe's Formals is at 52 Franklin Square in downtown Utica. MeMe's is known for their bright pink awning. Insiders know you can also enter the shop from Seneca Street.

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    Princess Shop

    The Princess Shop is located in the New Hartford Shopping Center. They hold a prom fashion show annually in February. Their Facebook page also is updated regularly with the latest fashion and new dresses.

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    Picker's Elegant Occasions

    Picker's Elegant Occasions is located on Seneca Turnpike in Clinton. Dresses at Picker's are registered by school and event. No worries about showing up with the same dress as another prom-goer.

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    Craigslist

    I got this suggestion from someone I work with who's much closer to prom age than me. Get your perfect outfit on a budget by finding a never worn or gently worn dress. You can find a selection from all across the area on the Utica Craigslist.