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6 SUMMER DATE NIGHT DRESSES

There’s only a few measly weeks left of summer (you know I’m right, admit it), so I think we should all be making the most of our Fridays by heading out on the town as much as possible! Whether it’s a few drinks by the river, a romantic dinner for two, or a cosy cinema date, I’ve found six of the most perfect date night dresses that need to get in your wardrobe pronto.

1. THE TROPICAL PRINT

Madison Print Dress, Oliver Bonas £30

Bright, fun and flirty, I love this dress from OB. Ok, I love all dresses from OB but especially this one.

Wear it: with cute flats for a drink and walk along the river

2. THE CROCHET DRESS

Fashion Union Crochet Dress, ASOS £32

Picking up on the seventies and LWD trends that are super hot this summer, you’ve got to love this boho crochet dress.

Wear it: with gladiators to your local festival or outdoor gig

3. THE FLORAL MIDI

Summer Floral Midi, Warehouse £45

Who doesn’t love a midi? Perfect for day-time dates!

Wear it: with wedge espadrilles to Saturday brunch

4. THE BODYCON DRESS

Floral Print Scuba Bodycon Dress, ASOS £31.50

Bear with me on this one.. this is bodycon with style! Scuba fabric has plenty of stretch, making this a sexy but not slutty choice.

Wear it: with heels for a romantic dinner

5. THE MAXI DRESS

Tea Maxi Dress in Floral, ASOS £55

Every girl needs at least one maxi in her wardobe this summer (the more the better I say!) and I adore this cute floral tea style from ASOS. Perfect for showing off those pins

Wear it: drinks on the roof terrace

6. THE TWO-PART DRESS

Torchlit Floral Dress, Ted Baker £179

For those evenings when you need something a little bit special, this two-part dress from Ted Baker ticks all the boxes, smart, classy and fun!

Wear it: to a musical followed by dinner

Louise

After a decade-long career in corporate interior design, I took a giant leap of faith, left the security of an office job, and founded B.LOVED in 2011 as a platform for romantic and beautiful wedding inspiration. Thanks to a whole lot of creativity, hard work and passion, my gamble paid off and B.LOVED became one of the leading wedding blogs in the UK.

I'm also a co-founder at The Brand Studio, where I design and curate beautiful photoshoots for wedding and lifestyle brands, as well as running wedding industry community the B.LOVED Hive where I support and nurture wedding pros building industry leading businesses. Yep, I definitely have the best job in the world.

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