Valentine’s Day Outfit Inspo Lookbook

Since Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and I know most people make plans for the occasion, I wanted to offer three different perspectives on potential outfit combos.  These looks work whether for a first date, dinner with your longtime significant other, or even a girls’ night celebration.  Which one would you go for?  I guess it depends on the venue, and of course your personal preferences.  I have plans for dinner with my hubby, and will likely opt for something along the lines of the “fun & flirty” floral dress.  Though honestly, I LOVE all these looks!!

LOOK 1: CUTE & CASUAL

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Tuesday Shoeday: Rachel Zoe

I’ve kind of loved Rachel Zoe’s line ever since it launched back in 2011.  The clothes are fab, and the shoes are even better.  They’re kind of pricey but not crazy high-end designer pricey…as in I could definitely afford a pair if I bought them on sale.  Since I’ve been MIA for a while, I thought it would be nice to offer a more in-depth Tuesday Shoeday today, and pair some of my current fave Rachel Zoe styles with on-trend spring outfits.  Without further ado….

RZ Seneca

My hands-down favorite style is the Seneca mule.  I’m a huge fan of heels, and this chunky style is more walkable than a traditional stiletto.  I love the sculptural feel and the metallic finish.  Wear with a trendy gingham print top (or dress) like this adorable peplum blouse from Zara.  This look could fly for day or night.

RZ Burke

If you’re not into heels, or you’re just looking for a more casual outfit, check out the Burke slip-on.  Equal parts chic and sporty, I love the woven leather texture.  This shoe would look great with a simple chambray shirtdress, like the one pictured (from Madewell).  Accessorize with a colorful tote and some trendy round frame sunnies and you’re good to go!

RZ SkylaFor a definite night-out ensemble, look to the sleek and sexy Skyla mule (also available in nude).  This shoe is the perfect combo of retro and modern, and would look smashing paired with an on-trend suede crop top.  The top pictured is super affordable via Oasis.  Wear with a flouncy skater skirt and a few key accessories for a hot night on the town.

The best part is, all of these styles are available via Piperlime, and right now they’re running a major sale with the discount code “chicsale”, so check it out and take advantage!!  Also, let me know if you like this more comprehensive format for Tuesday Shoeday, and I’ll be sure to do more in the future.