So you planned a lunch date, now what to wear? While it might not require the polished ensemble that drinks in the evening may require, you still want to dress to impress. Whether you’re meeting your significant other for a leisurely bite during your lunch break or have a brunch planned for the weekend, you want to wear an outfit that’ll not only show off your signature style (effortlessly, of course) but will also be suitable for the rest of your day.
With the casual nature of this type of date, why not have a few charming date-appropriate looks up your sleeve? To get you started on some easy looks for any type of date, we’ve put together an arsenal of outfits that embody the casual-cool look you’re going for. These outfits will take you from a morning filled with errands straight to the table with your beau.
An embroidered skirt with a button-down and a trench coat is a perfect ensemble that will take you from the office to a midday date.
Everybody needs a classic trench coat.
Available in sizes 14 to 28.
An embroidered skirt is perfect for spring.
Available in sizes 4 to 10.
Need something effortless? You can't go wrong distressed jeans paired with a plain white tee. If it's on the colder side, throw on a longline coat for some extra polish.
Wear this through the colder days of spring.
Available in sizes XS to L.
Wear these jeans with a blouse or a sweater.
Available in sizes 23 to 31.
Grab your date's attention with a pair of look-at-me trousers. If you're wearing statement pants, keep the rest simple by wearing monochrome layers.
This looks so cozy.
Available in sizes 10 to 20.
Let these be the hero of your outfit.
Available in sizes 4 to 20.
Nothing says casual like denim. If you're wearing a chambray shirt, dress it up with a pair of leather leggings and a shearling jacket.
A coat that's definitely worth the investment.
Available in sizes 6 to 12.
A denim shirt is ideal for the warm spring days.
Available in sizes 14 to 24.
If you like printed pants but want to stay subtle, flared pinstripe pants will create a graphic look without going too bold. Plus, they'll make your legs look miles long. Top it off with a leather jacket.
Wear this with everything you own.
Available in sizes 1 to 3.
Your legs will look miles long in these pants.
Available in sizes 2 to 8.
A pair of denim trousers with a raw hem will give you instant cool-girl vibes. Dress the look up with a silk shirt to give it some extra sheen.
This shirt looks so luxe.
Available in sizes DK 34 to DK 42.
Yes, you can wear wide-leg denim.
Available in sizes 24 to 30.
If you're running from errands to your date, a simple combination of a bright sweater and skinny jeans is perfect for a spring day.
Get into spring fever with this sweater.
Available in sizes XS to L.
These are the perfect skinny jeans for any occasion.
Available in sizes 00 to 24.
With these outfits, there's no doubt that you'll be feeling confident and comfortable for your date.