Love it or loathe it Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. Whether you’re being wined and dined in a top-notch restaurant or sharing a box of popcorn at the cinema, we’ve rounded up the best date night dressing for the most romantic night of the year.
Top Tip: Lace and sheer fabrics ooze sexy-chic but it’s important to not over do it and keep it modern; pair lace trousers with a simple tee, or a chiffon top with classic skinnys for a more casual date. If the dress code requires a bit of glamour, a classic LBD, killer heels and a sexy red lip never fails to impress.
Brass Double Heart Necklace
by Stella McCartney at net-a-porter.com
What better way to dress for Valentine’s Day than with this sweet double heart necklace? If he’s stuck for gift ideas start making some subtle hints now.
Connelly Lace Trousers
by Erdem at Matches
These stunning cropped trousers offer a contemporary twist on sexy lace. Pair with a cream white blouse and pillar box red heels for a modern, sexy feel.
Dusty Rose Sheer Top
The sheer fabric of this pretty Reiss blouse will add a romantic edge to your look, whist the button-through back will notch up just the right amount of sexy. Toughen up with a masculine blazer, contrasting clutch and delicate gold jewellery.
Vada Black Coat
by Sportmax at Matches
Toughen up a pretty dress with the masculine tailoring of this Sportmax coat. The lightweight cotton fabric will keep your look slim-lined and ensure you can still borrow his coat if it gets too chilly.
Palais Suede Peep-Toe Pumps
by Yves Saint Laurent at net-a-porter.com
A pair of classic black pumps make a great foundation for any outfit. Paired with a lace cocktail dress or boyfriend jeans, you’ll have endless styling options with these in your wardrobe.
Dahlia Lace & Jersey Dress
by Marc by Marc Jacobs at net-a-porter.com
Dress to impress in this Marc by Marc Jacobs lace dress. The nude underlay and cutaway waist will give you a sexy, hourglass silhouette, whilst the demure knee length and pretty petal details will keeps it ladylike.
Red Valorie Evening Clutch
by Anya Hindmarch at my-wardrobe.com
Get in the Valentine’s spirit with this bold Anya Hindmarch clutch. The perfect partner for a sultry red lip.
Astrid Velvet Jacket
by Freda at Matches
Dress up a silk tee and skinny jeans with a well cut blazer. Velvet will take your look from office to cocktail bar in an instant.
Gwenevere Corduroy Skinny Jeans
by 7 For All Mankind at Selfridges
Paired with killer heels cropped skinnys make legs appear longer and who doesn’t want that? Pair with a chic blouse and boyfriend blazer for a romantic cinema date.
Dorothea Sequined Top
By Malene Birger at mytheresa.com
With its sheer nude, sequinned sleeves this pretty Malene Birger blouse will show just the right amount of skin without actually showing it. Pair with cropped black skinny jeans for a relaxed approach to date night dressing.
Sexy Strass 100 Swarovski Crystal Peep-Toe Pumps
By Christian Louboutin at net-a-porter.com
With that famous red sole, cheeky peep-toe and Swarovski crystal embellishment, these Louboutins may well be the sexiest shoes ever made. Dressed up with an LBD or down with cropped jeans and a blazer; these pumps will be worn time and time again.
Panelled Wool-Twill Pencil Dress
by Antonio Berardi at net-a-porter.com
A classic LBD can do no wrong. The white panelling on this Antonio Berardi dress will accentuate curves and give you a modern, sexy shape. Pair with pin-thin, killer heels and a red lip for maximum impact.