Red Hot Threads
Whether you’re big on celebrating Valentine’s Day or not, there’s no denying that we can always use an extra excuse to treat ourselves to some new gear. With the big day quickly approaching, we’ve rounded up everything on our wish-list to help take the stress out of your shopping experience!
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From a statement bag (featuring two little lovebirds themselves) and our new favourite pair of heels, these items are sure to help you look – and feel – your very best. Plus, some of the transitional day-to-night outfit ideas will be just as comfy for a belated brunch celebration too!
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Here’s to getting decked out in your finest for a dreamy V-day…
Say “goodbye” to your staple little black dress and opt for a pop of colour with this flirty IRO Hanie Dress. Ruffles are a sure way to add a good dose of romance to any outfit, whilst the revealing shoulder gives it a modern twist (no giving him the cold shoulder tonight, ladies!). Pair it with some strappy sandals for a fun dinner date look and you’re good to go!
Okay, so we admit it: the “when in doubt, wear black” motto has served us well. This Cinq a Sept Jude Jumpsuit is the ideal combination of playful and elegant. With a corset seaming on the bodice of this jumpsuit, and a cropped, flared leg, you’re sure to achieve a super flattering silhouette! Add a bit of personality with bold, colourful heals to complete your look.
Whether you’re going out or staying in, these Elizabeth and James Vida Ear Crawlers will compliment any V-day outfit you have in mind. As un upgrade to your daily studs, you’re guaranteed to get plenty of wear out of the pair!
These dreamy See by Chloe Ruffle Culottes will have you twirling your way through the day! With a defined waist, you can pair these with a relaxed, tucked-in top for a brunch date, or a fitted, sophisticated bodysuit to take it up a notch.
We’re suckers for a good statement clutch and Tory Burch’s lovebird-adorned bag can be carried as a clutch or worn over the shoulder as a fun accessory to any dinner or day date… once your little one finishes playing dress up with it, that is!
Nothing says romance like a bit of lace, mamas! Pair this Nanette Lepore Bellissima Blouse with your fool-proof skinny jeans for a great transitional day-to-night outfit. Pair with your favourite jewellery for a classic day look, or accessorise with a pop of colour and a statement bag to give your date night look a bit more of an edgy feel.
These Rachel Zoe Ema mid-height metallic sandals will add a dash of glam to any outfit! They’re versatile enough to wear casually with jeans and a crisp blouse, but dressy enough to wear with a gown. There’s no way you can doubt it – they’re ideal for everything in between as well!
Let’s be honest, we’re not only looking for an outfit to wear to dinner this Valentine’s day… This scallop lace-trimmed teddy is perfect for a private night in with your Mr. Right. After all, it’s known as the most romantic day of the year for a reason!
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