With the much anticipated Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it is only natural to almost physically feel the love in the air. It is also only natural to feel a little nervous about what to wear to your Valentine’s Day date with that special someone especially if, like us, you feel your Valentine’s Day outfit has to outdo all your previous ones and remind your lover exactly why they fell in love with you in the first place.

To help you combat this, we have put together five looks from five of our favorite Style stars and influencers that would be perfect for Valentine’s Day if you want to be the belle of the ball (or restaurant at least) and want to tone down the red this year.


This Amanda Du-Pont all white ensemble has just about everything a perfect Valentine’s Day date night look would need. It’s an outfit that draws attention the moment you step into the room without needing you to do much, it’s simple enough that it doesn’t look like you’re trying too much but it’s fashionable enough that you get a perfect 10/10 no matter who your audience is or where your date is taking place.


A few people may not be open to the idea of wearing black on Valentine’s Day but those of you are should take advantage of that and go down this unconventional styling route just like Vanessa Matsena did. This slick black dress is simultaneously chic and stylish but has a particularly sultry element to it that is vital to a perfect Valentine’s Day outfit.


This Sylvia Njoki look would be perfect for the Valentine party with the lover. With the perfect amount of drama to keep it interesting and intriguing and just enough fashion to leave you as one of the best dressed guests no matter where the location is!


This iconic Lerato Kganyago outfit will always be a hit! If you are going to your date or party with the agenda of slaying and making sure your date for the night or long term partner and/or the guests remember you as the one who left them all stunned then this right here is the look to go for – sans the hat depending on how extra and dramatic you are.


Step out in this deep-sky blue power suit like certified BellaStylista Ini Dima-Okojie and leave heads turning because no one would see it coming! Tip: get your partner to suit up as well so you both can step out as a power couple and give Beyoncé and Jay-Z a run for their money!