What To Wear On A Dinner Date

Going out for dinner with friends, family, or even on a romantic date is one of life’s many luxuries. You can spend the occasion indulging in fantastic food and tasty treats, great company and sipping on cocktails under your heart’s content. So whether you’re heading out for Afternoon Tea, or on a luxury dining experience, naturally you want to feel your absolute best.

Here at Charlotte London, we understand that choosing an appropriate dinner date outfit can be one of the hardest challenges, especially if you’re unsure how to make yourself stand out from the crowd. Thankfully, the team are on hand to reveal some of our best selling jackets and blazers that are sure to leave a lasting impression.

Before you go ahead with choosing an outfit for your dinner date, it’s important to understand that versatility works best. Regardless of whether you’re heading out during the early afternoon, or plan on an evening type occasion, you should take into account the type of place you will be visiting and what type of attire would be best worn.

Wearing a jacket or blazer further means there are plenty of ways to mix and match your wardrobe to create some solid alternatives to the date night dress. Take a few minutes to browse through our gorgeous versatile collections that can transform both day and night attire into something more chic and sophisticated.

White-Cocktail What To Wear On A Dinner Date

Palm Beach Blazer in Pearl

Want to portray a cool, confident look? We can’t recommend a white blazer enough. This cute, cropped Charlotte London blazer has a matching pearl satin lining, accompanied by a sleek, pearl trim. A classic black and white combination never goes out of style so show off those toned summer legs in a pair of black shorts and blazer ensemble, or alternatively, opt for smart black trousers with elegant heels to pull this look off. We guarantee a 100% satisfaction rate from both you and your date. This blazer is available in sizes XS-XL (US Size 2-10). Please see Size Guide for equivalent UK/EUR sizing.

White-and-Black-Cocktail What To Wear On A Dinner DateThe Sweetheart Jacket with Bow Detailing

Keeping with the white, elegant vibe, the Sweetheart Jacket is a timeless piece with smooth, metal buttons and a silk black bow collar that can either be worn tied up or untied depending on your mood. With its figure-hugging tailored cut and dreamy romantic detailing, this signature piece is a perfect wear to showcase both a classic and modern vibe. Pair this jacket with  a little black dress, or a contrasting bold print dress for maximum effect. Don’t forget, a pair of beautiful heels or stunning sandals are perfect to compliment the luxurious textured jacket finish. If your goal is to impress, this feminine layer will stand out for all the right reasons. Available in UK Size 8-16. Please see Size Guide for Equivalent US/EUR sizing.

Black-and-Gold-Cocktail What To Wear On A Dinner DateBlack And Gold Waterfall Jacket

No matter what the temperature, a black jacket is a statement piece that toes the line between dressed-up and sleek casual attire. This gorgeous transitional piece is both flattering and comfortable without the ‘itch’ some jackets give. Not only does a black blazer with detail set the tone for your whole outfit, but if paired properly with patterned gold accessories, a black top and high-waisted trousers, you’re bound to catch someone’s eye. This Midnight tweed jacket with a waterfall detail raises the bar by taking a black blazer from a boring day-job look, to a chic night on the town. Available UK Size 8-16. Please see Size Guide for equivalent US/EUR sizing.

Purple-Cocktail-1 What To Wear On A Dinner DateThe Royal Jacket in Violet and Silver

If black and white outfits don’t excite you, then perhaps this statement jacket in the prettiest violet shade will turn your head. Ideal for a night out or casual dinner date occasion, look the best you possibly can in this bold and breezy staple item from the Notting Hill Collection. Pair perfectly with a vibrant skirt, patterned trousers or compromise with plain black jeans for a fashionable look. An easy to wear blazer with silver hardware and a gorgeous cream lining, there’s no wonder this jacket is one of our best sellers perfect for a dinner date. Available UK Size 8-16. Please see Size Guide for equivalent US/EUR sizing.