Valentine's Day Outfit Ideas

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What to Wear on Valentine's Day

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We don't like to make a bigger deal than necessary out of Valentine's Day, but if you do have a hot date, it's a nice excuse to get dressed up! Or, if you're in for a low key night at home, at least sport some red.

To inspire you to put on something festive year, we came up with three cute Valentine's Date outfit ideas to suit just about any occasion. From cool dresses to cozy knits, plenty of sparkle and a kiss-worthy swath of lipstick—we have you covered. No heart-shaped anything, we promise!

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1. A Special Night Out

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Strike a modern mix of romantic and minimalist this Valentine's Day. A midi-length shift dress (with slightly sexy slits on the side) is the perfect canvas for a stunning pendant necklace and pretty pink lipstick. We love the pairing of soft pink and white in winter, especially with metallic accessories.

Get the look: Babaton 'Jessie' dress, Nine West pumps, Lulu Frost necklace and Anne Klein coat.

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2. A Cozy, Home-Cooked Dinner In

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If you and your beau are planning a romantic, low-key night in you can go ahead and leave your heels in the closet. A pair of metallic flats are pretty and comfortable for impromptu dances in the kitchen and whatever else the night might bring. Keep the comfy vibes going with a pair of boyfriend jeans and a cozy red sweater, then dress things up just a little with chandelier earrings and a bold red lip. 

Get the look: French Connection turtleneck, Lulu Frost earrings, M. Gemi flats, and Joe's Jeans.

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3. An Adventurous Day Date

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For an outdoor day or adventurous day date, you'll want to layer up. (It's February after all!) We'd suggest a cute chambray shirt layered with a crewneck sweatshirt and your favorite workout leggings. Add a pop of color with a down vest in red or pink, and a touch of style comes easy with a bandana tied around your neck.

Get the look: Nike Air Max 'Thea' sneakers, Uniqlo down vest, Levi's chambray shirt and a white bandana.