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7 Gorgeous Designer Dresses For Your First Date

Your first date is coming up and here you are feeling giddy as you are only counting the days before the big one. Whether you like that person you are going out with or not, it pays to be properly dressed looking confident and polished. Your first date could be a day spent watching a movie and enjoying your favorite ice cream or a candlelight dinner at a fancy restaurant or by the beach.

And because we want that day to be memorable as much as you do, we listed seven  gorgeous dresses for your first date.

  1. Etro Pleated Striped Cotton-Blend Dress

Etro Pleated Striped Cotton-Blend Dress

Price: US$1,188.00
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Of course, we are not supposed to intimidate the other person during out first date. But there is no stopping you just in case you want to show that you are a boss. And if you intend to do just that, then you will love this pleated dress from Etro. Made in Italy, the dress is tailored from cotton and viscose; hence, the soft and natural feeling when worn. Show your date that you are fearless by sporting this multi-colored dress. It has partially concealed buttons along front and pleated panels drawing into the waist that efficiently flatters your body. Complete your look with a minimalist sandal or pumps.


  1. Stella McCartney Xandria Asymmetric Black Cady Dress

Stella McCartney Xandria Asymmetric Black Cady Dress

Price: US$440.00
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Remember the fashion rule that every girl or woman must have at least one black dress in her closet? The versatility and sophistication of a black dress makes it a great ensemble to a dinner date. Speaking of one, we were so excited to include this gorgeous Stella McCartney dress. We love the gracefulness of the dress as shown by its asymmetric hem. It has a shirt-style neckline, sleeves touching the elbows, fitted at the bust and waist, and loose fit at the hip. An attractive and modern detail on the dress is its pleated side. The dress can be paired both with s flat shoes or a pair of heels.


  1. The Row Marina Stretch-Crepe Mini Dress

The Row Marina Stretch-Crepe Mini Dress

Price: US$1,150.00
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First dates are not all about fancy dinners, and so if you are looking for a more casual or laidback black dress, then you will surely be captivated by this mini dress from The Row. It has a relaxed silhouette with a shirt-style neckline. While it is generally cut from stretch-crepe, the dress is also designed with smooth satin lining. Moreover, it has discreet pockets, which keeps you phones accessible, especially for picture-taking.


  1. Valentino Printed Silk Crepe de Chine Mini Dress

Valentino Printed Silk Crepe de Chine Mini Dress

Price: US$3,546.00
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Another first date dress that is perfect for artsy and cool dates, here is the striking mini dress from Valentino. First seen from the label’s Fall ’17 collection, the dress reflects the works of Memphis artists Nathalie du Pasquier and George Sowden. The graphics and prints are good contrast to the outfit’s feminine babydoll shape. It is tailored from silk crepe de chine that sways as you move. This pastel dress is undeniably a great piece to wear to your first date.


  1. Alice + Olivia Josie Off-Shoulder Wrap-Effect Crepe Dress

Alice + Olivia Josie Off-Shoulder Wrap-Effect Crepe Dress

Price: US$440.00
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A candlelight dinner has never been this romantic especially in the elegant and stylish off-shoulder dress from Alice + Olivia. It is cut from white crepe and comes in a fold-over sweetheart neckline, just right for the first date. The silhouette of the dress hugs your curves before it flows down from below the hip. It features a slimming wrap-effect style that leads to a split skirt with ruffles. The dress is finished with sleeves hanging off the shoulder. We can just imagine anyone wearing this with pumps and hair perfectly slicked back.


  1. Valentino Fluted Wool Silk-Blend Mini Dress

Valentino Fluted Wool Silk-Blend Mini Dress

Price: US$2,890.00
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Next on the list is this pretty semi-formal dress from top brand, Valentino. The loose silhouette is such a great idea to flatter any body type. It is tailored from pastel pink wool and silk-blend that highlights the feminine and sophisticated attributes of the dress. It is distinguished by the dress’ dropped waist, as well as, the fluted cuffs and hem. This dress is perfect for an enjoyable date, day or night. And we are obsessed how this dress can elongate your legs. Step out in this dress and pair it with a metallic pair of sandals.


  1. Miu Miu Ruffled Silk Crepe de Chine Midi Dress

Miu Miu Ruffled Silk Crepe de Chine Midi Dress

Price: US$2,205.00
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Going out for a date is a great time for you to dress up. We found you a dress that is perfect for day to night meet-up whether in a beautiful garden or at a fancy restaurant. This exquisite dress is part of Miu Miu’s Pre-Fall ’17 collection that is inspired by the 1940s. It is cut from the relaxed silk crepe de chine in the romantic shade of soft blush. This Midi dress is defined by contrasting striped collar and some ruffled yoke. These details show the line’s modern take on the retro-inspired dress.


Make your first date truly memorable. Put on a great dress that will show your personality and style. Whatever kind of date you have, make sure you complete it with the most important accessory–your smile.

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