Prom Expo

Prom Expo at DC Public Library

The 2014 Prom Expo is happening soon!  Check out our info about the event here.  And stop by this page in the future for more info on all your prom and dance needs.

Are you ready for prom? We are!

Though Prom Expo 2013 has passed, DC Public Library is still your one-stop shop for all things prom.


Hot Looks, Cool BooksProm Expo 2013 |

Hot Looks, Cool Books

Don't like your dress options? Learn how to make your own. Don't know how to tie a tie? Get help from the experts. From how-tos to hot fiction, we have selected a variety of books to get you ready. Browse our selection below or our full list at dclibrary.org/primepromreads. Find even more ideas on our Prom Inspiration Pinterest page.
Custom CoutureWhat Should I Wear?Bobbi Brown Makeup ManualStyle Me VintageDetails Men's Style Manual
Custom Couture: 32 Ways To Transform Your Wardrobe With Needle And Thread
by Helene Le Berre
646.3 L443
What Should I Wear?: Dressing for Occasions
by Kim Johnson Gross
646.34 G878W
Bobbi Brown Makeup Manual: For Everyone From Beginning To Pro
by Bobbi Brown
646.72 B877B
by Belinda Hay
646.724 H412
Details Men’s Style Manual
by Daniel Peres
646.32 P437
Split EndsIt's a Curl ThingTape It & Make ItA Really Nice Prom MessIt's Our Prom (So Deal With It)

Split Ends
by Jacquelin Thomas
YA Fiction Thomas  

It's a Curl Thing
by Jacquelin Thomas
YA Fiction Thomas
Tape It & Make It
by Richela Fabian Morgan
YA 745.572 M849
A Really Nice Prom Mess
by Brian Sloan
YA Fiction Sloan
It’s Our Prom
(So Deal With It
)

by Julie Ann Peters
YA Fiction Peters

Prom Expo 2013 ... Presented by

Foggy Bottom Whole Foods market

We had a fantastic time at your Prom Expo hosted by Despina Ades, Miss District of Columbia Teen USA 2013.

It all wouldn't have been possible without our sponsors:
David's Bridal Men's Wearhouse Aveda Institute Washington, D.C. Voila Hair Salon The Etiquette AdvocateYear UpBlack Velvet Hair Greenworks Florist Classic Kutz Hair Salon and Barber Lounge imPress Press-On Manicure 
As well as: Cola Colours Makeup Artistry, Promising Futures, Reach4Success, Trudy Gibbs of Mary Kay and many more.