Date-Night Outfits for Non-Girly Girls

For women whose style leans toward ladylike, picking out a date night outfit can be fairly painless. Find a cute dress and you’re good to go. But for those who prefer a more androgynous or even masculine-inspired look, it can feel a bit more difficult. How do you stay true to yourself while making sure your date knows you made an effort to look nice? If you’ve ever struggled with this challenge (this editor in particular definitely has) scroll down for spot-on ensembles from some of our favourite fashion bloggers...

Style Notes: Pair a V-neck jumper with leather trousers. Accessorise the look with a printed silk scarf tied around the neck.

Style Notes: Toughen up a ruffled blouse with a leather jacket and wide-leg jeans.

Style Notes: Knot a plaid shirt around a simple slip dress and finish off the look with a '90s choker.

Style Tip: Opt for a girl-next-door ensemble and wear a simple sweatshirt with your go-to dark denim.

Style Notes: Test out a boudoir-inspired suit look.

Style Notes: If you like baring a little skin, try a crop top with a tailored blazer layered over it. 

Style Notes: Tuck a slinky camisole into a pair of roomy trousers.

Style Notes: Style a cool band tee with lived-in denim.

Have you found a failsafe combination of your own? Let us know in the comments box below...