Finding the perfect outfit for that long awaited first date can put you in a stressful predicament. After deliberating over all the possible scenarios that might happen during the night, it’s time to focus on what you’re going to wear. Of course, we want to be loved for our finer qualities, and there’s more to life than being a snappy dresser, but you’ve only got one chance to make a lasting first impression. So… we’re here to help!
Casual Get Together If he asks you to a movie or to watch a football game at the local bar, it is important to fit the environment while maintaining a classic sense of style. This means no football scarfs, beanies or jerseys! We suggest a flattering pair of jeans, gorgeous leather boots and a knit or jacket.
Surprise Date Night So he’s told you that your date is a surprise night out at an undisclosed location. Very sweet, but he probably doesn’t realise he has left you in a fashion crisis. Your best bet, the forever stylish LBD. Perfect for dressing up and dressing down. Pair with great black boots, and a clutch to bring along some staple earrings if you need to quickly update your outfit for a luxe occasion.
After Work Drinks A perfect outfit to transition from the office to an evening date is to match a cute blouse or cami with a pencil skirt. Change into some gorgeous heels at the end of the work day to add some flirt and glam to your outfit and you are good to go!
Classy Dinner Date Tip no.1, DO NOT wear anything that you can’t walk, breathe or sit in, be confident and be yourself! We recommend either a cute shift dress, pencil skirt, or a fabulous pair of skinny jeans, a silk cami, blazer and great heels. It’s the perfect mixture of dressy meets relaxed.
Casual Dinner Date For a casual dinner date, pants or jeans with a cute blouse cami or tee, is always a great bet for a sophisticated yet flirty vibe. Wear with a staple leather jacket or trench coat and a clutch.
Daytime Date For a casual daytime settings, whether it be lunch, coffee or a romantic picnic in the park (lucky you), casual staples like jeans, flats, t-shirts, and sunnies should be your go-to’s. Depending on your personal style a knit, leather or denim jacket are always a great addition to any outfit! Your goal is to get the simple and minimalistic “I just threw this on” look.
Meeting the Parents The stress of meeting your dates mum and dad is already so much to handle, so the last thing you need to think about is what to wear. The most important tip is to wear something that feels comfortable. Keep it simple and classic and add a touch of femininity, let your natural beauty shine through. An off the shoulder top matched with fitted jeans is the perfect combination for an impressive and elegant outfit.
Wear something that makes you feel like the best version of yourself and you are in with a good chance for a second date, if you want one of course!