Are you planning on your first date? You must be thinking hard what to wear. After all, you have to create an impact-full first impression. Creating impression counts, but don’t tax yourself too much. The bottom-line is to appear attractive and confident. The dress, for that matter the accessories chosen should be such that you look good, and feel cool, cozy, confident, and comfortable. Comfort matters more than anything else. At no time, you should be found fidgeting with your dress because that badly reflects on your self-esteem. As you go all out to create a favorable first impression, keep the following points in your mind.
- Show off your asset but refrain from exposing
You know what your asset is, so, you will be the best one to decide regarding the same. If your arm is worth highlighting and showing off, don’t think twice about wearing a maxi dress that is strapless. You can accentuate the effect, even further by donning a women leather bracelet. The latter not only serves the purpose of highlighting but also speaks volumes about your out-of-the-box idea about styling and accessorizing. Similarly, if you are blessed with great legs, don’t fear about wearing a skirt. For that matter, you can also wear a pair of shorts, and have it to accompany a casual tank top.
- Dress should be location specific
Find out where you are going to date, how you wish to thrash things out, in the course of the date, and dress accordingly. For instance, if you go out hiking, you will not be in your formal ensemble. Instead, you will be in your gym clothes. It all boils down to living up to the mood of the occasion. As you go out hiking on a sunny day, you can use your glares, and Cat Ears Straw Hat, as the style accessories. On the other hand, if you have been requested to attend a formal dinner, you can think of wearing skinny leather pants, a silk-made camisole and a blazer. Casual jeans and tops are good enough for serving the purpose of an informal dinner date.
- Go shopping if necessary
You may think that your wardrobe lacks the perfect combination. But at the same time, you are concerned about wearing that is unique and different from the rest. It may so happen, that you want showcase an entirely new angle of your personality. In that case, take the plunge, and go out shopping. As you go through the online portal or frisk around from one shop to the next, you will surely spot that combination that adds a pizzazz to your personality. It is not necessary to wear a brand new piece, but if you are dissatisfied with the current ensemble of your wardrobe; then, it pays to have something brand new.
- Try out a few options
You may have thought of teaming up a maxi dress with a pair of white sneakers, or a crew neck shirt with a casual looking miniskirt, the choice, of course is yours. But if you try out wearing a few of these options, you will be able to see things for yourself, with that, you will be able to judge which looks best on you. While carrying out the experimentation, don’t forget to use the right set of accessories. For instance, if you think of wearing an haute hippie t shirt along with a sensuously attractive asymmetrical fringe skirt; then, you have good reasons to flaunt your Winged Gladiator Pumps. See how the ensemble looks on you.The pumpswill serve as a perfect match to the dress consisting of fringed skirt and hippie styled t shirt. But see if you are comfortable carrying yourself in pumps. Comfort and convenience should be foremost on the list of your priorities. It is sensible to wear that which turns out to be most comfortable, plus, that which looks good on you.
- The outfit should match your personality
If you are leisurely and casual by nature; then, there is no point in wearing an outfit that is out rightly formal. To all intent and purpose, the dress chosen should go with your personality. As said before, you need to try out a few options, and during experimentation, you will be in a position to understand if the dress matches up to your personality. You may think of following the footsteps of a style icon, but do remember that there is little or no point in pretending to be someone else. If you are comfortable carrying Mochilas backpack and wearing skin tight jeans and a casual shirt; then, stick to that ensemble, only. Don’t change your mind seeing the picture of a fashion model wearing an elegant wrap dress along with chunky sandals.
- Focus on looking neat tidy and beautiful
Be it in the use of makeup, or the choice of dress, you have to make sure that things are neatly thrashed out. Wearing a brand new dress is not a necessity, but if you are wearing an old used dress; ensure that it is wrinkle-free. If repairing, and dry-cleaning are necessary; then, get them done, well in advance. Don’t wear clothes that look shabby and crumpled, in that way, you will make a wrong impression on your date. Avoid heavy makeup while going out on your first date, as said before, the focus has to be on appearing natural and being yourself. Use skin colored natural tones while doing up your face and cheeks.
- Hairdo should match the dress and accessories
As you are planning in advance, you will have lots of time in deciding on the hairstyle. Just as the dress should match the location type and the occasion type, similarly, the hairdo should complement the dress and the other accessories. Irrespective of the style that you select, make it a point to get your hair set. Ensure that it doesn’t look disheveled and disorganized.
Take the plunge
Now that you know what to do, and how to dress up; you will be twice more confident than before about taking the plunge. Look good, feel nice, natural and be confident. You will surely end up impressing your date.