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Where are the new dresses at?

If you are reading this message, then you have found the Genealogy Boutique & Formals blog which is no longer updated. We have moved on to a new website with new features, new products, and a new style! We invite you to come see all of our new prom dresses, clothing, day dresses, shoes and accessories! We think you will be impressed!


Evenings By Allure has it all for Homecoming!A355,A357,A359,& A361

Evenings by Allure is an all around great designer that has you in mind. With reasonable prices and great fabrics, this collection is the ultimate Homecoming line! It is filled with prints, solids, unique structures, patterns, fabrics and more. If you are looking for that bang for your buck, then Evenings by Allure is the designer for you!

Playful in Plaid is.

 This dress has a sweetheart strapless neckline with a pleated silhouette. The pleats dart towards the center revealing an hour-glass figure. This homecoming dress has a pink/purple/black plaid pattern that is youthful, fun, and trendy!

A357 is electrifying!

This dress has a sexy strapless neckline with a sassy hombre print that starts with deep black and fades into a rich red. This mini dress is great for homecoming because of the neutral colors, you can really dress it up with heels and jewelry!

A359 shows a glimmer of your wild side!

This dress has an elegant one shoulder silhouette, draped with soft sheer chiffon fabric. This dress has a darling empire waist band embellished by sparkling beads in a zebra print pattern. This dress has a mini skirt and a classic silhouette. Elegant yet wild yet class and style!

Diva! Diva! A361

This dress has a sassy pop of coral color and a banging hot silhouette. This dress has a shirred bodice that will show off all of your curves! Detailing the front, a stand of short shirred fabric lies down the body in a glamorous fashion. This dress was made for you divas that want to make a fashionable entrance!

Get Carrie Underwood’s style for your formal occasion! Dancing with the Stars 15141,15247,& 15493

 Shown here is a photograph of Carrie Underwood at the 2010 Academy of Country Music Awards. She embraced the red carpet in a Grecian style gown with a one shoulder empire waist silhouette and soft graceful chiffon fabric. We all love Carrie’s style, it’s a happy medium between Southern Belle and Hollywood Chic. If you love her style, I have a few suggestions that you would like!

Lafemme has a collection called Dancing with the Stars. This collection is inspired by sassy dance moves and Grecian cultures. Chiffon fabrics and elegant waist lines, they have the gown  you crave to get Carrie’s  look.

Lafemme 15141. This one shoulder dress has a shirred bust line and a detailed empire waist. The chiffon fabric has a front slit that will allow you to move with grace and class along any floor. This dress is available is soft colors such as: light pink, white, yellow, and ocean blue.

Lafemme 15247 also has a one shoulder silhouette with an illusion of an empire waist created by a large embellishment of stones and beading. This gown has a side slit which will give you the graceful presence! This dress is available is darker tones such as: indigo, plum, magenta, as well as ivory and white.

Lafemme 15493 is detailed with a one shoulder silhouette and dazzled with stones along the shoulder strap and the empire waist band. This dress has a lovely detailed swing style skirt that has a high to low layer that reveals the under chiffon fabric. The Grecian nature of this gown will glow with your very presence. available in three colors: indigo, magenta, and white.

To view gowns that also resemble Carrie Underwood’s style visit our Dancing with the Stars Collection!

It is that time of the year, Our Annual Buy One Get One for 99cents!

Thats right ladies, today is the official day of the Buy one Get one for 99cents! This sale, we host every year in August. I guarantee to you that you will find a dress for any occasion. The deal is, buy one in stock formal dress and get another for 99cents. Yes! That is 99cents!

But what do you need 2 dresses for!? Anything! Bring a friend, and split the cost. You both will now have a lovely dress at a great cost. Buy one and cut the other short, to give you an elegant floor length gown and the other for a fun and sassy cocktail dress. Military balls are always around and what better way to impress you man by saving big bucks while also looking dazzling and different at each event. There are so many ways to make this awesome deal work for you!

The average dress cost around $300. Girls in high school, you have a junior and senior prom. Ladies in relationship with the military, you have countless balls and ceremonies. You can save tremendous bucks with this special once a year sale.

To give you a sneak peek this is what we have currently in stock!…

Lafemme 15240 in Pink size 6 and Yellow size 00

Sherri Hill 1210 in Black/Fuchsia size 4

Lafemme 15572 in Eggplant size 0 and 2.

Lafemme 14846 Multi in size 4 and 0.

Flirt P4425 in Fuchsia size 6.

Flirt P1429 in Purple Passion size 8.

Panoply 14327 in Teal/Multi size 10.

Sherri Hill 3405 size 16.

Night Moves 6109w in green size 22W.

This is just a sneak peek at what we have in store! We promise we have a gown in here to suit you! Ranging from sizes 00 to 24W, you will surely be able to find a gown! Beginning today, August 3, 2010 until August 31, 2010. If you have any questions, please email, call, or send us a message on Facebook.

Walking on Sunshine: Sherri Hill Homecoming 2310, 2336, 2334, and 2337!

For homecoming this year Genealogy Boutique & Formals wants you to start shopping early. For this, we are excited to introduce the following looks from the brand new Fall 2010 Fall Homecoming collection from Sherri Hill. An industry Giant in both formal and pageant wear, a Sherri Hill design will drape your body in the most indulgent fabrics all while creating a feminine silhouette. Nothing is better than feeling gorgeous in a cheery hue…

Sherri Hill 2310: Shown here in Ivory/Gold. Be a true show stopper in this full-length mermaid design gown. The form fitting drop waist bodice has a graceful sweetheart neckline that is strapless. The low back form a v dip. The mermaid style skirt has a scalloped waterfall hem. The body of this gown rests atop layers of peek-a-boo tulle in alternating hues of white & yellow. Intricate beadwork covers the length of this design with a stylish matching bolero creating more versatility for this glamorous look.

Sherri Hill 2336: Shown Above Left  in Gold. This tailored drop waist short style has a dipped neck. The bodice has gathering that creates an hour-glass figure. A jeweled band rests at the waist while the above-the-knee length skirt has a layered ruffle construction. Vertical stack of sequins adorn each hemline.

Sherri Hill 2334: Shown Above Center  in Gold. Talk about a great party dress! This sexy tube sheath design has a curved neckline. The strapless body of the gown is tailored with beading and sequins that follow the arcs and curves of this style. This style falls about the knee with all embellishments resting on a sheer overlay.

Sherri Hill 2337: Shown Above Right in Leopard/Feather. This sassy look has a corset inspired fitted drop waist top. Glamorous leopard print adorns the top. A jeweled band separates the top from the skirt. The full skirt is embellished with layers and layers if rich feathers. This whimsical detail creates a youthful and playful look.       

Chase away the body blues in Jovani 154523, 71905, 8908, 154559, and 71928

Here at Genealogy Boutique & Formals we understand that selecting a dress for a special occasion can be nerve-wracking, especially when it comes to addressing specific body types. But rest assured there is a gown that is perfect for every woman and with a selection from the ALL NEW Jovani 2010 Fall collection you can look you’re very best. Plus these looks in rich shades of blue are fabulous for any complexion…


Jovani 8908: Shown here Teal;, also available in Black/White, Fuchsia, and Navy. Many petite ladies think they have to opt for a long gown for special events to appear taller, but with a great short dress you can look like you have mile long legs. You’re lucky enough you can pull off a short design like this mini-length dress. The drop waist sweetheart bodice disguises your natural waist and combines with the high gathered bubble style hem to make you seem supermodel tall! Add a great pair of stilettos and you’re ready to strut your stuff!


Jovani 71905 : Shown here in Royal, also available in Black, Red, and Hot Pink. Gals with broad statuesque shoulder can sometimes look disproportionate in strapless gowns. But don’t get stuck in a fashion rut by opting only for thick straps or sleeves. This Grecian inspired floral one-shoulder look draws the eye to your waist with angles rouching. The body contouring construction is not too tight, so it helps to create a sexy hourglass silhouette.


Jovani 154559: Shown here in Turquoise/Aqua; also available in Fuchsia/Champagne. For the gal who has dangerous curves check out this little number. Don’t shy away from short or form-fitting by choosing a gown that will simply enhance your natural build. The strapless neckline and sweetheart bust with center flower applique give you more support and coverage than a plunging neckline. A flyaway tulle skirt with curly hem is sheer perfect to show off the full sequin skirt, all while making you look like a bombshell right off the silver screen.


Jovani 71928: Shown here in Royal; also available in Fuchsia, Lime, and Black. Calling all tall ladies! DOn’t shy away from short dresses for fear of them being too short. This flowing high waist style will not cling to the body, adding breezy movement and creating the illusion of  more curves. The intricate jeweled keyhole straps flatter a smaller bust and straighter frame. This style looks great with flats or heels.


Jovani 154523: Shown here in Teal; also available in Black/Ivory. Many young ladies who are fuller busted worry about going strapless in a formal gown, but with this fabulous design you are sure to have piece of mind with one shoulder studded in rosettes. The sash at the waist shows off your smallest point with tailored pin tucks. The full ball gown style tulle skirt helps to further balance a full bust; the layered construction creates texture and interest.

Whats up with the heat wave?! Sexy Sexy Sherri Hills I tell ya!



Sherri Hill 2330 is the hottest homecoming dress yet! This sexy rose detailed gown has shirred and darted silhouette giving you that to die for hour-glass figure! The flashy hot red coloring is the up most flattering color this year! This one shoulder mini dress has a unique sexy trendy skirt. The drop waist style has two layers of bubble style taffeta fabric and a form fitting under-lay that shows your sexy back curves and long legs! If you crave the desire and looks from all around, Sherri Hill 2330 is the style for you. Its Hot Hot Hot!


We all know leopard print is one of the most mysterious prints that allures in attention and screams sexy! Sherri Hill 1121. This strapless sweetheart gown is embellished with a wild electric leopard print and a sassy red sash that creates an empire waist band. This mermaid style gown is one of the hottest silhouettes around! You will surely look like a fierce stunning woman in this Sherri Hill.