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It’s that time of year again when partners celebrate their love with gifts, sentimental wishes and no doubt a few nervous proposals. If you and your partner are spending Valentine’s Day together, we’re sure you’re going to want to look your best – here are a few affordable outfit ideas to give you a little inspiration.*

Dinner date

Heading out for a romantic meal for two? Check out these budget-friendly dinner date looks:

Outfit 1

We know we feature an LBD in a lot of our fashion guides, but we just can’t help it – it’s such a go-to dress for any occasion. Heading out on a hot date this Valentine’s Day? This black skater dress from New Look could be the ultimate blank canvas to start with – for a sophisticated look, pair with a statement necklace and strappy heels. The dress comes in at a cool £22.99.

Outfit 2

If you’re looking for something a little bit livelier, this stripe shirt dress could do the trick. The dress is bang on-trend for the upcoming spring season, incorporating two of its biggest looks, the shirt dress and stripes. Wear with heels and a clutch for a simple look or pair with a waistcoat to keep warm. At just £14.99, the dress is a bargain!

Outfit 3

Wear the colour of the season this Valentine’s Day with this red mini-skirt from F&F at Tesco. The front zip fastening adds a chic detail and you could finish off the look by pairing with a loose blouse like this cream one and strappy heels. In total, this outfit certainly won’t break the bank at just £23!

Keeping it casual

If you and your partner are opting for something a little bit more laidback this February 14th, then incorporate one of these statement pieces into your look:

Outfit 1

Make a statement this Valentine’s Day with this black and white flannel shirt. Pair with some skinny jeans and brown Chelsea boots and you’ll have the perfect outfit for any occasion. At just £12, this shirt is something that you’ll be able to wear time and time again.

Outfit 2

Whether you’re heading to an amusement park, competing over a game of bowling or setting off to explore a new city, this swing dress from Primark is sure to keep you comfortable. Pair with some boots and biker jacket for a cool off-duty look. The dress comes in at an affordable £10!

Outfit 3

Dress up any plain tee shirt with this faux suede mini skirt from F&F at Tesco. The A-line design is sure to flatter most figures and you can smarten up the look with some tights and chunky boots. Not bad for just £12, right?

Stuck for what to do this Valentine’s Day? Check our blog next week for some affordable date night ideas.

*Prices correct at time of writing – 02/02/16

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