Most of us, post-Soviet women had our prom dresses "made out of curtain" or so it looked. And it meant the same thing the curtain dress meant for Scarlett O'Hara: it symbolized our will to survive.
In 2010 I posted an entry inviting my readers to share their high school prom dress experiences and received an overwhelming response. For most of us prom dress brings bitter-sweet memories. Some are truly heartbreaking. A lot of my readers’ high school prom fell on 1980s-1990s. These were the last Soviet and the first […]