Putting together the perfect date night ensemble is tricky enough on its own. Now combine that endeavor with the summer heat and you have a recipe for fashion frustration. Whether you’re headed to a concert, a picnic, cocktails or dinner, you want your outfit to be on point and weather-appropriate—a challenge that’s tripped up the best of us at least once. That’s why we’ve gone ahead and done the work for you. Ahead, check out four foolproof looks that guarantee a super-stylish (and sweat-free) summer night out.
Dinner Al Fresco
A frilly top and cropped denim is the perfect flirty-casual combo for grabbing some eats in the cool summer air. Play down the sweetness of the ruffles with some sleek, chic extras.
Get festive in an easy striped maxi and sandals—topped off with tassel earrings, of course.
Show your playful side in a breezy jumpsuit and fun add-ons.
Catch some live music in a graphic tee/girly skirt mash-up. A crossbody leaves your hands free to throw in the air, and sneakers mean your feet are ready for dancing.