3 Subtly Sexy Date-Night Looks To Wear Now


The date-night outfit formula is a tough one to perfect on any day of the year, but the stakes are even higher come February 14. You want to appear confident, polished and alluring, all without trying too hard—which for many fashion lovers means avoiding highly of-the-moment gear for fear of repelling their romantic interest. The solution? Subtly sexy pieces that, while captivating, feel as easygoing as your favorite pair of jeans. Teamed with playful accessories and a feminine beauty look, they’re perfectly effortless and irresistible. Here, three ensembles that fit the bill.

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Sexy But Subtle

A shoulder-baring top and lace-adorned trouser make head-to-toe black enticing. Punchy accessories and a bold lip garner extra interest.

Fifty Kisses Lip Locking Liquid Color in Ruby Romance


Laura Geller

Dagger Earrings


Aoko Su

Mini Crossbody Peperoncino



Mairana Ankle-Strap Sandal


Vince Camuto

Cropped Lace-Trimmed Stretch-Crepe Wide-Leg Pants


Michael Kors

Agathe Off-The-Shoulder Layered Cady Top



A silky camisole and plush tuxedo jacket is a timeless duo made cool when paired with slim jeans. Satin heels, a single statement earring and soft fragrance make a demure statement.

Kalida Satin and Suede Sandals


Paul Andrew

Sardonyx Fire Roll On Perfume


V-Neck Camisole Top


Perfect Vintage High-Rise Straight-Leg Jeans



Ambrose Satin-Trimmed Velvet Blazer


Elizabeth and James

A bustier-style jumpsuit draws attention to your shape with elegance. Eye-catching hoops, velvet pumps and an illuminizer ensure a radiant effect.

Argan Enlightenment Illuminizer


Josie Maran

Corso Half Moon Micro Bag



Wicket Pump


Steve Madden

Stripe Ruffle Gold-Plated Earrings


Arme de L'Amour

Courtside Cropped Cutout Crepe Jumpsuit


Rebecca Vallance