Valentineâ??s Day is almost here and you’re going to need a great outfit: Pippa Lynch offers some stylish suggestions for the your big date…..
Valentineâ??s Day is a great day to slow down and take a little time out for you and your partner. We want you to enjoy that time, so we have set out to make your Valentineâ??s Day a little less stressful – no more bothering about what to wear when he says â??wear whatever you want!â?
Here are some tips for navigating the murky waters of your partnerâ??s date invitation:
These are usually evening occasions, which might include dinner, theatre or dancing. The classic Little Black Dress is always a winner – pair with some killer heels and youâ??re good to go.
Prom dresses are also very trendy at the moment and will give a you a more playful and feminine edge. But a more formal date doesnâ??t necessarily mean Black Tie – think Cocktail. This means short dresses in bright or neutral colours, with hair up or down.
Ah, the casual date – now this is where it gets tricky as men fancy themselves somewhat creative in their choice of date venue. Prepare yourself for anything from ice-skating to bowling.
But to ensure that you are not wearing stilettos to a romantic strawberry picking extravaganza, here are some guidelines for dressing for a casual date: fabulous jeans with bejewelled sandals will be appropriate for any sort of date, whether it involves lots of walking or simply sitting down.
Given that February is still a warm month, you can also get away with wearing a summer dress paired with ballet flats or sandals
If you think the date might extend into the evening, wrap a shawl around your shoulders and fasten with a brooch. Accessories can make or break an outfit, so whatever you do, ensure that you have a fabulous bag by your side – large clutches and statement bags are all the rage this season.