4 Summer Date-Night Outfits You Haven’t Thought Of Yet

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.

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Summer Lovin'

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.

Twisted Hoop Earrings

$10

Mango

Cienne Bag

$92

Loeil

Coco Velvet Mules

$395

Loeffler Randall

Caron Jean

$295

MIH Jeans

Brie Linen Ruffled Strappy Top

$112

Pixie Market

Happy Hour

Get festive in an easy striped maxi and sandals—topped off with tassel earrings, of course.

Fati Raffia Slides

$275

Carrie Forbes

Bonsai 15 Mini Nubuck Bucket Bag

$390

Simon Miller

Multicoloured Striped Dress

$80

Zara

Lily Tassel Hoop Earrings

$65

Mignonne Gavigan

Picnic

Show your playful side in a breezy jumpsuit and fun add-ons.

Oh My Earrings

$33

Frasier Sterling

Arsinoi Sandals

$175

Ancient Greek Sandals

Tuti Fruti Clutch

$220

Mercedes Salazar

Marseille Pinstriped Linen Jumpsuit

$130

J.Crew

Concert

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.

Kam Leather Sneaker

$120

Kenneth Cole

Cable + Outlet

$450

Building Block

Frill Skirt

$85

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Embroidered T-shirt

$1,200

Gucci

Simple Chic Earrings

$28

Motif