20 Date Outfit Ideas

We know the hardest part about going on a date (besides putting yourself out there), is determining what to wear. That, and hoping he or she picked a restaurant sure to satisfy your potatohead self. In terms of wardrobe, should we aim for cute and casual, flirty and dressy, or a little bit edgy? Then there’s the question of looking like we came from work when we really don’t want to wear what we wore to work: The concerns are endless.

We can’t recall how many times we’ve plagued ourselves with these questions, prior to stepping out on a date. The hunt for the perfect outfit often entails an onslaught of wavering deliberation and unnecessary anxiety, which can kill your mojo before you even begin. That’s why we’re sharing 20 killer date outfits to make the process a little less stressful and a little more streamlined. Bottom line, you want something that makes you feel your most comfortable and confident. Whether you’re getting all dolled up for an evening date, or keeping it casual in the afternoon, we’ve got you covered. Check out our these 20 outfits we love, for some date inspiration. Go get ’em potatohead.

For more fashion ideas, see our picks for the best summer wedding dresses, or see our favorite spring shoes