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If there is one thing we do well around here, it is offering delicate details that provide a big impact. This certainly rings true with our short sleeve formal dresses! Whether you love a capped sleeve adorned with lace or a delicate flutter sleeve that moves as you dance, our short sleeve gowns are always a stylish option for a formal event. Our formal dress styles are designed with the sleeves that adorn your shoulders with support and style. From the tip of the shoulder down to your toes, our greatest wish is that you make an entrance in a formal ensemble that is all your own. Shop our short sleeve formal dresses and show the world the very best version of you, all while enjoying the little details that make your style shine!

Shopping for an upcoming special event? Look no further than ModCloth's carefully curated selection of short sleeve formal dresses! We have a wide variety of evening dresses with short sleeves that make a statement from one shoulder to the other. For a romantic, vintage option, consider the cap sleeve formal dress. Cap sleeves cover the highest point of the shoulder, offering added support while opening the chest, while showcasing the design of the neckline. Cap sleeves can be delicately detailed with lace or piping for extra flare. For a look that offers movement, consider a flutter sleeve formal dress. Dresses designed with flutter sleeves are often made with a light fabric that moves with you on the dancefloor. This option is especially wonderful for outdoor weddings or summer soirees. No matter the style you choose, we are always here to provide the details you are searching for. Shop ModCloth today and you'll see what we mean!

Give ordinary style the cold shoulder with our beautiful selection of formal dresses with short sleeves! When it comes to formal occasions, longer sleeves can often overwhelm an ensemble if the dress is a longer length. Free your arms and shoulders with the heaviness of extra fabric and create balance with a long formal dress with short sleeves. For moments that call for cocktail attire, consider a midi dress with a short sleeve design. A formal midi dress is a lovely option for occasions like summer mixers, small weddings, and parties. For casual occasions, opt for a maxi dress with short sleeves to elevate your style, while offering a cool, laid-back look. No matter how formal or informal the occasion, shop ModCloth for the short sleeve dress looks that make you feel cool, confident, and comfortable.

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