The Night-Out Looks New York Girls Wear on Repeat

They call New York the "city that never sleeps", and with too many restaurants, cocktail bars, and clubs to count, it's no wonder why. If you follow the comings and goings of any of NYC's It girls, they're always dressing up for something fun. So we think it's safe to call them experts in the field of night-out dressing. Whether it's for a first date or a fashion party, our favorite stylish city goers keep a handful of going-out outfits on rotation.

The anatomy of a going-out look is all about achieving balance. Show a little skin, but throw in a little something unexpected to keep the ensemble elevated and fresh—at least, that's how New Yorkers do it. Whether you're feeling jeans or it's a slip dress kind of night, we've got the inspiration you need.

Read on for night-out looks inspired by New York's style set, and then shop similar looks.

On Zanita Whittington: Jaquemus top; Closed jeans; Maryam Nassir Zadeh Maryam Pumps ($464)

Dress up your favorite jeans by adding sophisticated heels and a structured top.

On Christina Caradona: Ganni dress; ATP Atelier Carmen Sandals ($280)

Sometimes keeping things simple is best, which is why a pretty floral dress plus sandals make an easy to wear combination.

On Blair Eadie: Line & Dot crop top and skirt; Stuart Weitzman sandals

A romantic matching set is the perfect date-night look when the location is somewhere fancy.

Leather Jacket + Skinny Jeans + Lace-Up Heels
Natalie Suarez of Natalie Off Duty wearing a date night outfit


Natalie Off Duty

On Natalie Suarez: Veda jacket; Swiy jeans; Zara top and shoes

When you're looking to keep things casual, throw on a leather jacket and low heels with a daytime look.

Slip Dress + Bomber Jacket + Sneakers
Danielle Berstein We Wore What wearing slip dress


We Wore What

On Danielle Bernstein: Express dress and jacket

Balance out a showy dress with more casual sneakers and a bomber jacket.

Colorful Minidress + Contrasting Bag


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On Charlotte Groeneveld: Zara dress; Celine bag

A pop of contrasting colors is a great way to put together an interesting look.

Want more NYC style inspiration? Here's where New York girls love to shop!

This story was refreshed by Aemilia Madden

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