What perfect time other than Valentine’s day do you have, to wear quite literally, your heart on your sleeve? Through the celebration of adoration and romance throw caution to the wind and show your love by what you stand in, not what you stand by.
It’s all about love. Dolce & Gabbana have revived the meaningful, the love and the floral. Combining eccentric colours and prints with timeless elegance to provide the perfect pairing for a night of fine dining and devotion. The Queen of Hearts and the Divine Animalistic Man… Dolce and Gabbana’s new Spring/Summer 18 collection will have you winning hearts all over.
D&G’s combination of chivalrous prints and staple dark colours provides an aura of a man who will steal your eyes over the long-awaited Valentine’s Day. Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have awarded us with the most debonair outfits of the February season. Pristinely cut suits oozing sophistication. Velvet smoking slippers embroidered with infinitely delicate beads and sequins to saunter through late into the night on love infested streets.
If you’re looking for a woman’s power outfit for date night then Balenciaga has the most fitting outfit for you. Whilst we live through the year of the woman, Times Up and Me Too this perfectly fresh, cut, black wool-blend suit blazer and skinny track pant accentuates your silhouette and symbolises a woman who is not afraid to take matters into her own hands.
Pair it with Balenciaga’s bold metallic gold textured leather shoulder bag and a pair of crystal-embellished heels. Gucci have brought back the 60’s with their mini dress inspired by the decade’s puffed sleeves and box-pleated skirts. This dress is perfect for any luxurious date night over the February weeks. The navy dress styled with the fashion houses signature striped webbing is smart, sophisticated and can easily look chic with heels or loafers.
Valentino have epitomised Valentine’s Day with this dress. Pierpaolo Picciolo has created this vivid red blossom macramé lace dress for the ladies who love to love. With its finely cut A-Line silhouette and midi hem falling short of the ankles to expose the perfect pair of heels or even intricately embellished flats.Again, Valentino seeps elegance and confidence with this cut out wool and silk-blend crepe gown. The cut outs and square neckline create an illusion of a smaller waist, whilst the flared hem gives an impression of everlastingly long legs. To compliment this gown, less is more. Pair It with a heels or sandals, a simple set of gold earrings and a subtly gold clutch.
Jimmy Choo’s studded leather sandals will flatter literally anything (as long as you you’re your ankles out.) The gold studs and slim buckled straps that hit just above the ankle bone are strategically placed to create the illusion of longer and leaner legs.
Choo’s retro inspired platform sandals provide comfort and style. With crossover straps to support your foot and a well-built platform these shoes will last all day and all of the night. These Italian velvety suede heels look ideal with denim or dresses. Brunello Cucinelli has created an effortless feather-weight cashmere blazer to accompany any type of suit trousers or even casual trousers. The cut is unstructured and fit to wear over a shirt or even a sweater for when the weather is cold. Making this an iconic piece to any outfit you may choose to wear on February the 14th. Berluti’s tailored navy suit creates a sense of pure savoir faire. The fit is slim and crease-resistant over both blazer and trousers. With a loose clean drape over the trouser issuing a statement of relaxation and finesse. This suit is ideal for business travel as it is comfortable and clean. As well as being perfect for a night of elegant dining and chivalry.
Featured image: Dolce & Gabbana Heart Bag