Are you bewildered when it comes to shopping for evening gowns? With all the types of formal gowns and dresses available, there are also many terms that describe the length, design, neckline, and style of a dress. You might feel overwhelmed when speaking with a sales clerk at a formal wear shop or even while shopping online for formal dresses. Below we've put together some helpful terms and definitions to help you be an informed shopper for prom dresses and other prom-related items of women's interests. Read about them all right here.