Hot Glam: 10 Valentine's Day Outfits Inspired By Ralph Lauren's Spring 2019 Show
If recent trends in fashion have taught us anything, it's that comfort and glam should not be mutually exclusive. Grace Elizabeth proved just that, in a glistening striped merino sweater and cardigan and a crepe skirt and rubber sandals, looking every inch date-night ready.
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Sometimes the sexiest looks leave plenty to the imagination, which is why sheer pieces are always a popular choice for Valentine's Day. Take inspiration from this flowing silk cape sweater on model He Cong, paired with high-waisted crepe pants and patent pumps for a sultry Catwoman vibe.
For ladies looking for something more demure for a formal dinner, take a look at this beautiful combination of a tulle sequin peplum top with a matte pleated skirt–pieces that you can wear separately long after the occasion.
Red carpet looks of recent years have proven pants an equal contender for glamorous dressing, and this exaggerated lame pant and silk bustier look could easily steal the spotlight from a dress. Pair with an oversized suede jacket and big gold jewelry for maximum dramatic effect.
For the daring woman who isn't afraid to show off her yoga-chiseled shoulders, opt for this plunging ink jumpsuit that's sure to make heads turn. Make sure to layer some necklaces or chokers to decorate your decolletage.
Fit for royalty
Take inspiration from HRH The Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle's Givenchy look and try a one-shouldered gown for an alluring, modern-classic look. Wear with bold, asymmetrical earrings for an extra stylish punch.
Keep the winter whites trend going with a total arctic look like this tuxedo on Victoria's Secret Angel Candice Swanepoel. The super-sized draping gives an extra dramatic effect to an otherwise classic outfit.
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For the Bohemian at heart, there's always florals. Opt for darker patterns like these organza wide-legged pants worn over a black swimwear jersey, layered with a lame collared sleeve to make the look more winter-appropriate.
Go for the gold with a shimmering V-beck stretch tulle dress like this one on Bella Hadid, guaranteed to make you the belle of the ball no matter where you beau takes you for the evening.
All that glitters
Let your inner goddess shine in a head-to-toe long-sleeved gold column. Pair with a chunky belt to give your waist shape and some platform sandals to keep from drowning in the glistening fabric.
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Last but not least, what's a look without a matching handbag? Drawing inspiration from Mr. Lauren's vintage travel bag, the RL50 is reimagined in a luxe gold leather with black details that will brighten up any little black dress.