What to wear on a date
What to wear on a date

What To Wear On A Date: High And Low Fashion

Are you planning on heading out for some quality time with your significant other? If so, you know one thing is true. What to wear on a date is critical – especially if it’s been a while since you’ve hit the town together. I have to be honest, with three children… getting out isn’t easy. No matter how much I promise myself that a movie date night has to make it onto our calendar at least once a month, it doesn’t always happen. So, when we finally land that babysitter and head out our front door, I need to make sure I look and feel my best.

Which means shopping – naturally.

Ok, not always. But I do like to plan ahead and try to play around with concepts that I can bring to my closet to try to replicate. I want to give you some ideas so when you start to think about what to wear on a date, you’ll be prepared with on-trend ideas.

Here are my two different scenarios – dates during the day and during the night. Simple enough, right? Well, that’s how I decided to split out this post. During the day, we’ll focus on pieces that can transition from a curbside cafe to a supermarket to Target. You know… real life. On the other hand, the evening attire will strictly hone in on nightlife fun.

What To Wear On A Date – Day Looks (Dresses)

For this section, I focused on dresses that were free-flowing and floral (mostly). Since we are in spring and headed straight into summer, I thought wicker and beige tones worked best for the season. Though, you could truly go in any direction! That’s really just my personal style preference. If you want to get a bit bolder – go for it! If you are more of a muted pastel kind of girl, I won’t stop you. Spring is such a fun season because anything goes. It just has to feel light and airy and that can be done with the fabrics.

What To Wear On A Date – Day Looks (Jeans)

Ok, folks. Warning. These pieces are a bit on the pricey side. So, use these options as a reference point to style items that you already own. Off the shoulder looks with ripped jeans. Finish off the outfit with a great bag. You know you have one (or four). When it comes to this type of style, you can literally put on any shoe. Want to wear a sneaker or a heel? They both work! Have fun or glam it up. The choice is yours.

What To Wear On A Date – Night Looks

Oh my goodness – I just found so many incredible dresses. I am so excited! Take a look through this entire carousel. I cannot get over this selection. I actually had to stop myself from adding more!! I think I provided a wide range of color and style to get you through a decade. You can head to a black tie or you can make a splash at a 50th anniversary party. Why choose? I’m someone that likes to buy dresses ahead of events. I get them even before I know WHY I need to because the WORST feeling in the world is rushing to purchase something like a dress. It’s such a specific fit. I hate having to force myself into a cut due to time contstraints. I’m actually going to get a few of these to see how they feel on because I am sure I will have somewhere to go soon enough.

Well, what do you think about these options? What are your thoughts on what to wear on a date? For more fashion finds, be sure to visit my style section.

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Vera Sweeney, mom, blogger, social media influencer and New York resident, is the founder of LadyAndTheBlog.com. She is considered one of the top female digital influencers in today’s social media space. Her lifestyle and parenting brand helps busy women stay on top of the latest trends in fashion, food, family and travel.