By Bolatito Adebayo
Romance is in the air and red is the color of Valentine. Finding the perfect shade for your skin color is however another kettle of fish. But come what may, you have to look your best for that special someone. Finding your best version of red—be it pink, plum, brick or even tangerine—will help you look empowered, vivacious and yes, totally sexy this Valentine’s Day. Hush! You want to know the secret to finding your personal version of a red dress? Then look no further , because help is here. This Feb. 14, we suggest going bolder and opting for a little red dress instead. We’ve picked out our swoon-worthy favorites that will surely turn his head.
Short & sweet
For a romantic night look, get something flirty in red. Like an ultra-cute red strapless dress with a sweetheart neckline, tulle-hemmed underskirt and a flattering padded bust . The vibrant ruby hue and elegant ribbon tie at the cinched waist is the selling point of this look.
If you want the wow factor then go on glittering. This will be your best option for a dance date. Creating a simple outfit with metallic accents is sure your best bet in grabbing attention. With the flashes of gold here and there, go shine on!
Soft as silk
It’s the era of silk, chiffon and everything sleek. Drive him wild in this outfit especially when you turn up in a mono- strap red soft silk dress. No matter where you go, this dress is bound to make a statement.
If you want to get him a little tickled then go get this dress. You can pick a dress featuring a peek-a-boo cut-out right below the neckline or by the side. It all depends on what you want to achieve with your style. Match it with pumps in a complementary but equally bold hue like deep purple or opt for something neutral.
A blend of lace makes you take a more sophisticated approach to your look this Valentine’s. You can check out for peplum in lace, they are really trendy and they help define your waist. This dress offers just the right amount for a sweet and romantic style.
This comfortable, yet classy, asymmetrical drape dress is a love-at-first-sight worthy outfit in the making. On a special day with someone special, you need not worry about the stiff lines that will disturb your evening. Get something flowing and fabulous.