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.
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.