Valentine's Day outfit ideas for every kind of occasion

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Valentine's Day Outfit Ideas
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Struggling to find the perfect Valentine's Day outfit? Whether you are celebrating by going out for a fancy dinner with your partner, having a cosy night in with your friends or taking yourself on a nice walk to visit your favourite coffee shop, we've got lots of Valentine's Day outfit inspiration.

There is no better time to treat yourself to some colourful wardrobe additions. This year, we are loving all the pastel pink hues and bright red tones available to shop. When it comes to makeup, grab your best red lipstick to finish off your look. Add a spritz of your chosen perfume (this Valentine's Day we are obsessed with Baccarat Rouge 540 by Maison Francis Kurkdjain) and a generous helping of hairspray and you are ready to step out the door feeling your best.

Here at Marie Claire, we are all about spreading the love. That's why we've also rounded up the best Valentine's Day gifts for her, the best Valentine's gifts for your boyfriend and the best Galentine's Day gifts to spoil the special people in your life. If you're looking to spice things up, we've also rounded up our top sexy Valentine's gifts for couples.

Don't forget to check out our Marie Claire vouchers site for discounts on your favourite brands. We're talking Ted Baker, Farfetch, Whistles, River Island and more. Without further ado, browse our selection of Valentine's Day outfits below. We've chosen a look to suit every Valentine's occasion, no matter what you plan is for the day. 

Valentine's Day outfit ideas

If you're going for a fancy dinner 

If you're heading out for drinks: 

If you're having a cosy night in:

If you're celebrating galentines: 

Grace Lindsay

Grace Lindsay is currently Junior Beauty Editor at Who What Wear UK and previously was Marie Claire UK's E-Commerce Writer.  With over three years of experience in the fashion and beauty industry, she covers everything from the best make-up and skincare deals to how to shop the stand out trends of the season. When she's not typing away at her laptop, Grace can be found shopping her favourite vintage markets IRL, or catching up on her never-ending list of books to read.