12 Uplifting Instagram Captions for All Your Photos Getting Ready for the School Dance

For some of us, the pre-dance preparation is just as important as the event itself.

If you find yourself snapping tons of gorgeous pics before the school dance even gets started, they deserve to make it up on Insta, too. Keep scrolling for the perfect captions for those photos.

For the photo that shows you probably had more fun getting ready with your friends than you did at the actual dance:

"The pleasure isn't in doing the thing, the pleasure is in planning it."

― Quentin Jacobsen, Paper Towns


For the goofy pre-dance photos with all of your girls making silly poses in your glamorous dresses:

"Dress classy, dance cheesy."


For the shot of the whole gang in front of the limo before you head off to the actual dance:

"And so the adventure begins."


(Riverdale via The CW)


For the pic of you doing your makeup in the mirror before the dance:

"The only drama that I enjoy is in my lashes."


For the regal pic with your swoon-worthy date:

"Keep your heels, head and standards high."

-Coco Chanel


(High School Musical 3 via Disney Channel)


For the image of the party just about to get started:

"The best is yet to come."


For the pic showing off every element of your dance night style game:

"Life isn't perfect, but my outfit can be."


For the shot of you and your squad in your sky-high heels:

"Girls who run in heels should be feared."


For the photo of you feeling untouchable in your stunning outfit:

"People will stare. Make it worth their while."

-Harry Winston


For the smiliest shot of you giddy with anticipation for the big evening:

"Tonight will be a lot of kinds of perfect."


(Spider-Man: Homecoming via Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)


For when you don't have a date to the dance, but you're feeling fierce and fabulous anyway:

"Cinderella never asked for a prince. She asked for a night off and a dress."

-Kiera Cass


For when you're way behind schedule getting ready and you're still stopping to selfie:

"I don't even believe myself when I say I'll be ready in five minutes."


If you plan on using all of these captions for your next dance night, click HERE to find out your favorite thing about school dances, based on your zodiac sign.