Spring arrives in Missoula soon, which means the start of prom season for Hellgate, Sentinel, Big Sky, and others . . . and if your kid wants to go, it is going to cost you quite a bit more this year.
“The cost of raw materials has gone up.” says Becky Wagner, owner of My Sister’s Closet on Brooks in Missoula, “plus, labor in China is getting more competitive” causing the prices of dresses and tuxes this year to skyrocket.