WHAT TO WEAR FOR VALENTINE’S DAY 2023: 40 OUTFIT IDEAS

what to wear for valentine's day 2023
Valentine’s Day outfit

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Valentine’s Day is just a month away and I can hardly consider it! I’ve spent the previous couple of weeks refreshing and resetting for the brand new 12 months. Now I’m excited and able to have a small vacation to sit up for. Whereas I don’t love each side of Valentine’s Day (I’m you, prix fixe menus and tacky playing cards), I’ll take any excuse to dress up. Crimson and pink, stunning prints, and over-the-top kinds…Valentine’s Day style is mainly my love language! For those who’re questioning what to put on for Valentine’s Day 2023, I’m right here to assist. At the moment I’m going to debate some style suggestions for this vacation. Moreover, I’ll be sharing 40 Valentine’s Day outfit concepts for each event!


What to wear for Valentine's Day 2023

Regularly Requested Questions

Earlier than diving in and sharing all of my outfit concepts (I promise, they’re coming), I wished to deal with some questions I used to be getting in my DMs this week regarding Valentine’s Day dressing for 2023. 

What ought to I put on for Valentine’s Day 2023?

Whereas this query could be very imprecise, I feel the perfect response is to put on no matter makes you’re feeling good. For those who’re like me and getting glammed up in fancy attire brings you pleasure, reap the benefits of Valentine’s Day and go all out (I’ll be sporting this frock for the event)! For those who’re extra snug sporting a pair of denims and a festive sweater, go for it! There isn’t any proper or unsuitable reply and as we speak I’m offering a lot of choices based mostly on no matter your plans could also be.

What colours do you put on on Valentine’s Day?

I feel by now virtually everybody is aware of that pink and pink are probably the most generally worn colours for Valentine’s Day. Not surprisingly, this additionally occurs to be certainly one of my all-time favourite shade combos, so I by no means hesitate to go excessive! Personally, I’m not afraid to combine and match pink and pink or put on a monochromatic head-to-toe pink look (as witnessed above). However, you may full a extra subdued look with a contact of shade from a pair of vibrant tights, a purse that pops, or even some festive earrings.

How ought to I do my hair and make-up for Valentine’s Day?

It doesn’t matter what your plans are, it may be enjoyable to place a bit of further effort into your hair and make-up. I’ve beforehand shared a tender, romantic magnificence search for Valentine’s Day that will work for all events. As for my hair, you’ll almost certainly discover it in my favourite modern bun. This stylish and minimal coiffure compliments nearly any outfit I dream up!

What ought to I put on for an informal Valentine’s Day outfit?

For those who don’t plan to decorate up this 12 months, there are nonetheless loads of methods to look cute and festive. You possibly can put on this under $50 fun heart sweater and denims to an off-the-cuff gathering with associates or this easy sweater dress that appears nice with a pair of informal boots. Moreover, it may be good to remain comfortable in Valentine’s pajamas at dwelling – I’m linking to a lot of choices under so maintain scrolling. 


Valentine’s Day Outfit Concepts 2023

Now, let’s get to the enjoyable half – What to put on for Valentine’s Day 2023! I’ve rounded up 40 outfit concepts for each kind of Valentine’s celebration. Whether or not you’re getting glammed up or holding it informal, there’s a Valentine’s Day outfit for everybody on this roundup.

Two-Toned Valentine’s Day Outfit Concepts

Since pink and pink is a favourite shade mixture of mine, I made a decision it deserves its personal part! Nothing says “Valentine’s Day” fairly like this mixture. Pairing these colours collectively could be female and a bit sudden.

This colorblock cover-up shirt and matching pants are good for spending the day poolside. For a elaborate evening out, this pink and red maxi dress paired with these red heart stud earrings is absolute perfection. Searching for a skirt possibility? This under $100 maxi skirt is on my record. This pink and red blazer would look simply as cute paired with denims as it might layered over a costume. And no outfit is full with out the right pair of sneakers. These red and pink mules are cute and occur to be on main sale. And these pink heels with red bows are the final word Valentine’s Day shoe!


Fairly Printed Valentine’s Day Outfit Concepts

For those who’re like me and love stunning prints, there are some great choices this Valentine’s Day. This pink and white maxi dress incorporates a enjoyable tie-dye stripe and is at present 50% off. Talking of enjoyable, the feather cuffs on this burgundy and pink midi dress are cute. Pair it with this pink woven clutch to finish the look. However, If neither of those Valentine’s Day attire catches your eye, I’m additionally loving this pink and red floral maxi dress, this bright pink floral dress, and this pink and red striped puff sleeve dress. Past attire, these red and pink pants and this red toile print midi skirt (costume model here) are each stunning items for all of your Valentine’s Day festivities. PS this is the dress I will likely be sporting this 12 months!


What to Put on for Valentine’s Day 2023 if You’re Getting Glammed Up

It’s arduous to decide on, however this may be my favourite class for Valentine’s Day outfit concepts. What can I say, I’m who I’m! For those who’re spending Valentine’s Day 2023 at a elaborate restaurant or out on a particular date, these outfit concepts are those you want.

The intricate particulars on this red and pink midi dress are completely gorgeous. Talking of intricate particulars, this red long-sleeve silk dress paired with these red suede crystal heart pumps makes for a very glamorous Valentine’s Day outfit. For those who’re seeking to make a daring assertion, this pink ruffle mini dress, this pink wide-leg jumpsuit, or this pink puff sleeve maxi dress will do the job. However, for one thing extra classically elegant, I really like this pink maxi dress with a bow on the back. You possibly can full any Valentine’s Day outfit with these crystal-embellished pumps, accessible in pink or pink.


Valentine’s Day Outfit Concepts That includes a Bow

You most likely know by now that I can’t cross up a fairly bow (photographic proof above in today’s look)  and Valentine’s Day isn’t any exception! I really like the female and candy fashion {that a} bow provides to any outfit. For those who’re searching for a costume that stands out in a crowd, this pink bow mini dress, this bright pink bow midi dress, or this bow mini dress in pink or pink are all showstoppers. For a extra basic and refined Valentine’s Day outfit, I really like this red bow mini dress paired with these red velvet bow mules or this pink shift dress paired with these pink platform pumps.


Informal Valentine’s Day Outfit Concepts 2023

I’ve gathered some concepts for these of you looking for an informal Valentine’s Day outfit this 12 months. These outfit concepts are good for celebrating with your mates or happening an off-the-cuff lunch date. For those who plan to put on denims on Valentine’s Day, this inexpensive red and pink striped top (I’d put on with these pink loafers), this red and pink polka dot blouse, or this pink cable knit sweater paired with these pink ballerina flats are great choices. You possibly can additionally pair this pink metallic blazer and these pink satin pumps with denims for a dressier possibility. And should you’re searching for an off-the-cuff 2023 Valentine’s Day costume, this red sweater dress, this hot pink mini dress, and this red lace mini dress are a few of my favourite choices.


What to Put on for Valentine’s Day 2023 if You’re Staying In

Lastly, For those who decide to remain on this Valentine’s Day, it doesn’t imply you may’t have an cute outfit! This vacation is the right excuse to deal with your self to a brand new pajama set for laying round and stress-free. I’ve rounded up a few of my favourite Valentine’s Day pajamas and loungewear for girls.

First up is that this $35 pink satin pajama set (you may’t beat that value!) For those who’re seeking to lounge round in one thing with a bit of aptitude, the feathers on this red pajama set and this pink pajama set are a lot enjoyable and would look cute with these! If consolation is your high precedence, this Pima cotton Valentine’s kisses pajama set and this pink hearts pajama set are what you want (bonus factors: you may match your kiddos – see the full selection here). Lastly, should you’re searching for an expensive outfit to put on at dwelling on Valentine’s Day, deal with your self to this satin pink hearts pajama top and matching pants or this pink and red floral robe.


Searching for a bit extra visible inspiration? Take a look at my Valentine’s Day outfits from earlier years in addition to this put up, this put up, this put up and this put up. I instructed you I’m an enormous fan of pink and pink! Whether or not you might be celebrating with a liked one, toasting to Galentine’s Day, or just staying in, I hope you’ve discovered a little bit of inspiration!