Outfits for Valentine’s Day should follow just one rule: you’re dressing for you and nobody else.
Whether you’re stepping out for a night with a romantic partner or a group of girlfriends, your look should make you feel confident and comfortable. It’s a holiday about true love, after all, and what greater love is there than a woman’s love for her clothes?
Check out these five outfits for Valentine’s Day that will have you swooning.
1. For Classic Romance
If “so pretty” is your ultimate compliment, consider a ruffled cocktail dress with just the right amount of sheer fabric. For an evening with a special someone, a lace fit-and-flare dress is the perfect mix of flirty and elegant. And in true V-Day form, a sweetheart neckline is a perfect choice.
2. For Casual Charm
You don’t have to make a big effort to make a big impact. Consider a lush, velvet blouse with a neckline that’s subtly revealing. Pair it with jeans for a ’90s Romeo + Juliet revival, or black leather pants for an elevated take on rock n’ roll style. Whether you’re hitting the dance floor or just grabbing a drink and some pizza, even the smallest details, like a romantic, textured fabric, will make you shine.
3. For Red Carpet Royalty
Those lucky enough to have a black tie event on February 14 are in for a golden opportunity. Outfits for Valentine’s Day don’t get any more Hollywood than a formal (but never stuffy) dress, one that marks a special occasion and sparks a real “wow” moment wherever you go. Consider a dress with a strapless siren neckline and clean, structured shape, for a show-stopping look and a nod to timeless Hollywood classics.
4. For Effortless Cool
The course of true love never did run smoothly, and neither did a search for the perfect pair of jeans. Fortunately, this deep blue dream denim is made with an innovative 360º stretch fabric that lifts and sculpts your behind. Plus, the high-rise cut boasts an invisible front panel to smooth and shape your torso. Thanks to the style and perfect-fitting innovation, these jeans are a go-to staple for date night and beyond.
5. For Late-Night Dancing
Romantic outfits usually revolve around a dress, but for a big night on the town, jumpsuits and rompers can capture the excitement and freedom of true love. These bold and flirty pieces will surely turn heads at the discotheque.
Featured in this article:
Lace Fit-and-Flare Dress, $395
Velvet V-Neck Top, $89
Sequin Romper, $395