This weekend, in a nutshell: At long last, it's finally Saturday, which means you're probably spending more than your fair share of time figuring out what to wear out tonight. A go-to mini skirt or your favorite pair of jeans are obvious standbys, but sometimes a girl needs an upgrade.

Enter the modern party dress, which-when worn correctly-can look chic, festive, and totally unique. However, the wide world of party dresses can be an intimidating one to navigate-you don't want to go too short or be too sparkly, but a little bit of skin and flounce are definitely warranted to really stand out. desirable elements.

We've compiled 14 modern party dresses (all under $100) that are appropriate for every type of girl, from the super-ladylike to the ultra-bold. Click through the gallery above and star shopping. Next Saturday night is only seven days away!

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