What to Wear on a First Date

So, you’ve agreed on the time and place for that first date and now the big question: what to wear? Even the most confident of people will admit to finding a first date a little unnerving, and the last thing you need to be worrying about is whether your new jacket is too tight, or how far you’ll be able to walk in those heels. Here are 4 things to consider when deciding what to wear:

  1. The venue of your date: if it’s a casual meeting over coffee, smart casual is ideal. Naturally, if you’re headed to a posh restaurant, you would opt for something more glamorous.
  2. If your date involves activity – for example, you’re going to the zoo or a football match, choose items that suit the activity, and won’t have you feeling and looking out of place. Over dressing could make your date feel uncomfortable.
  3. Choose clothes that are flattering and suit you – you want to look your best!
  4. Opt for items you’re comfortable in – you don’t want to be adjusting uncomfortable clothing or struggling to walk in ill fitting shoes.

If you are dressed appropriately, in an outfit that looks good and feels comfortable, you’ll feel more confident on your first date.

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