Oscar de la Renta once said, “Fashion is about dressing according to what’s fashionable. Style is more about being yourself.” Let the words of this world renowned fashion designer inspire you the next time you’re stressing over what to wear on a date night out.
Every gal loves to feel beautiful and believe it or not, there is nothing more stunning than a woman who puts thought and character into her clothes. Why not move outside the obligatory trends and fashion yourself in an outfit that represents your mood for the evening? A casual night out with that special someone is the most important time to let your personality shine through.
Everyone adores an outfit that can vary from season to season. Mirror the look of this week’s featured Fashionista by layering a multitude of current trends with a touch of personal expertise. With fall weather on the rise, this leading lady took a pair of flowing floral wide-leg pants, a perfect trouser for every season, and dressed them with a white thin knit long sleeve sweater. Add a button-down satin blouse for a layered look that will keep you feeling toasty and elegant on an extra brisk evening. For those of you living in warmer climates, pair the wide leg pants with a tucked in blouse or tasteful crop top.
She layered her garments flawlessly when choosing a tan leather jacket to top off her casual, yet classy, evening attire. Whether it’s colored tan, black or olive, leather jackets are a necessity this fall. It’s an effortless fashion that can be worn several different ways when personalized to each individual’s specific style. Add a decorative touch with a distressed leather clutch and simple jewelry. Her metallic mixed Marc Jacobs watch incorporates a sophisticated charm to casual evening outfit. This Fashionista chose to exaggerate her look with a pair of embellished leopard flats. If you’re an accessory guru, layer a selection of thin gold necklaces to give the jacket a polished touch and wear a simple pair of crème flats to complete the look. More or less, add a glimpse of your favorite accessories to complement this outfit and choose a jacket that fits your personal style. For a woman dressed to impressed screams beautiful when she looks and feels beautiful.
One Simple Change: Dress this look down for a day of shopping with girlfriends. Style your favorite leather jacket with a pair of high-waisted dark denim skinny jeans. On a perfect fall day, add a layered scarf, a retro pair of sunglasses and a classic fedora to complete a fashionable, yet laid back, look.