12 Unique Accessories That'll Make You Stand Out at Prom

So you've found a prom date, but now you need to find the perfect look.

Whether you've been saving up your pennies or you're more in the market to maximize a piece in your wardrobe with show-stopping accessories, we've rounded up some unique prom add-ons that are sure to make you stand out.

From shoes to bags to baubles, scroll below to see how we've got you covered!

Zara Bright Floral Baubles: $26

Look-at-me pink flower earrings are definitely a more peculiar choice, but it's a fashion risk that's sure to pay off. These bold baubles will pop with a black or even red or pink dress.

Zara flower fabric earring

Zara flower earrings

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TOPSHOP Metallic Scrunchie: $12

Okay, so you might not want to sport this teal metallic scrunchie for your prom photos (or maybe you do, who knows?!), but you'll be so thankful you have a scrunchie in your purse when you start heating up on the dance floor. It's cool and retro, too, which will get your friends talking.

TOPSHOP Scrunchie



Jessica McClintok Clear Sequin Evening Clutch: $35

If an awesome bag is more your thing, then you'll be obsessed with this clear acrylic evening clutch with rainbow sequins floating inside. Seriously, what's not to love? And it will go with just about any solid-colored dress.

Jessica McClintock purse

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Jen Atkin x Chloe and Isabel Bun Cuff: $38

Calling all cool girls! Jen Atkin, the queen of all things hair, created a covetable line of hair accessories, and we seriously want every.single.thing. Her rose gold ponytail cuff is a more obvious choice for prom, and will give a whole new meaning to a slicked-back pony. You're going to be snatched!

Chloe and Isable

(via Chloe and Isabel)


Revolve Madonna Earrings: $48

Do like the legend and channel your inner Madonna with these gorgeous cross earrings! These are the quintessential statement pieces that will make any outfit pop.

Madonna Cross Earrings

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Zara Knotted Turban Headband: $15

For the boho gal who plans on dancing the night away, this brightly colored, knotted turban is the perfect prom accessory of choice. Think Nicole Richie circa the '00s. Not only will you turn heads, but it's also like having a sweatband on so you can break out those killer moves on the dance floor.


prom turban

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Jen Atkin x Chloe and Isabel Fuzzy Ponytail Holder: $26

If you still can't get enough of the '90s, then this fuzzy ponytail holder is calling your name. Go for a simple MOD look circa the Kate Moss days, pairing a little black or white spaghetti strap, square neck dress with a messy bun, complete with these fuzzy poufs!

Chloe and Isabel Fuzzy Hair

(via Chloe and Isabel)


Amazon Fuzzy Heels: $30

And while you're at it, wear these fluffy heels, too! They're so cute and the perfect conversation piece.

Amazon Fashion Fluffy Shoes

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Macys Dainty Headpiece: $15

If you really want to channel your inner boheme, then why not try out a dainty headpiece? They're delicate and soft, but also make a very stylish statement. Just beware of any crazy dance moves, otherwise your piece might go flying!

Mays Headpiece

(via Macys)

TOPSHOP Pom Pom Earrings: $22

Okay, so pom pom, tribal earrings might not scream prom—but when styled right, they can be just the right complement to your look. Sweep your hair back in a middle-part low bun and slide on a bright red lip for a pretty look that's totally prom-ready.

TOPSHOP earrings


TOPSHOP Sequin Heels: $40

Skip the sequin dress and go for sequin heels, making for a great way to show off a pretty pedicure. Just make sure they're comfy a week or so before the big night.

Sequin Heel

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H&M Captain's Cap: $18

Take one scroll through Instagram and you're sure to see at least one influencer (or more like 10) sporting a fiddler cap. These hats are totally cool and retro, and look best when paired with totally opposite items, like a bikini, or yes, a prom dress. This is definitely more for the rocker girl look, but all you need is the right dress and swagger to pull it off.

H&M Fiddler Cap

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