Go Figure: 7 Flattering Looks for Valentine’s Day
Love is in the air, and whether you’re planning a special night out with your better half or stepping outside the norm on a unique date, we’ve found seven outfits that will flatter your figure and suit your rendezvous.
The Brunch DateWhether you’re brunching with your mom, your man or your girls, you’ll be oh-so-chic in this laid-back look of menswear-inspired tailoring in feminine hues.
SHOP NOW: 1. Bucle coat, $189, Zara.com; 2. Jeweled sweatshirt, $168, JCrew.com; 3. Boyfriend jeans, $210, Current/Elliot, NET-A-PORTER.com; 4. Sunglasses, $200, Illevesta, NET-A-PORTER.com; 5. Charlize oxford, $309, PrettyLoafers.com; 6. Clutch, $34, ASOS.com
The Concert DateGo glam-grunge at your next concert and break out of the all-black routine by contrasting a cobalt-hued biker jacket with a cheeky lace top, paired with tough-chic accessories.
SHOP NOW: 1. Wedge bootie, $345, Jeffrey Campbell, Bloomingdales.com; 2. Leather biker jacket, $370, Topshop.com; 3. Lace bodysuit, $66, HM.com; 4. Faux leather jeans, $84, Moto, Topshop.com; 5. Flat clutch, $165, ClareVivier.com; 6. Ear cuff, $38, BCBG.com
The Picnic DateChannel your inner bohemian on a picnic with country-inspired pieces balanced with hard-edge, modern jewelry.
SHOP NOW: 1. Fleece lined denim jacket, $95, Moto, Nordstrom.com; 2. Spike cuff, $70, Giles & Brother, ShopBop.com; 3. First Kiss dress, $148, FreePeople.com; 4. Badlands blanket, from $189, Pendleton-USA.com; 5. Harrow bootie, $495, Rag & Bone, Nordstrom.com; 6. Sunglasses, $23, ASOS.com
The Spa DateSay “ahh” in comfortable, drape-y separates and sandals that are anything but granola for the ultimate in spa-ready style.
SHOP NOW: 1. Track pants, $145, Zoe Karssen, NET-A-PORTER.com; 2. Cardigan, $70, HM.com; 3. Cami, $105, Organic by John Patrick, LaGarconne.com; 4. Wrap bracelet, $220, ChanLuu.com; 5. Sandal, $60, Zara.com
The Athletic DateDon’t break a sweat when dressing for a sporty date -- stick to athletic basics with an edge, such as a double-layered top and electric accessories that pop.
SHOP NOW: 1. Yoga legging, $20, Aerie.com; 2. Beanie, $26, ASOS.com; 3. Meryl tee, $140, Drifter, Farfetch.com; 4. Drawstring purse, $140, Baggu, NeedSupply.com; 5. Free To Be bra, $42, Lululemon.com; 6. Flyknit Lunar1+ shoe, $160, Nike, Nordstrom.com
The Black Tie DateRetire your standard-issue black tie gown and go modern with a tuxedo-inspired jumpsuit that’s minimalism at its finest, and is sure to make an unexpected, sparkling entrance.
SHOP NOW: 1. Tuxedo jumpsuit, $570, Maje, NET-A-PORTER.COM; 2. Starburst earring, $120, LuluFrost.com; 3. Lace pump, $135, 3. Ivanka Trump, Nordstrom.com; 4. Studded clutch, $395, Diane von Furstenberg, TheOutnet.com; 5. Nail polish in platinum, $24, Dolce & Gabbana, Sephora.com
The Uptown DateAchieve a feminine uptown style with a ballerina pink skirt and cream separates, while glittering gems and a classic pump finish the look.
SHOP NOW: 1. Cropped sweater, $60, Topshop.com; 2. Flare skirt, $435, Valentino R.E.D., StyleBop.com; 3. Crystal earrings, $18, Capwell.co; 4. Mini crossbody bag, $195, DVF.com; 5. Leopard print haircalf pump, $295, Jean-Michel Cazbat, IntermixOnline.com