First dates can be wonderful and important to the future of a relationship. But under the bright exterior are the butterflies in our stomach which signify both excitement and our desire to give off the best possible first impression. In addition to choosing the right location for the date and the right topics of conversation during the date, a key factor in our ability as men to get a second date is a great appearance!
Clothes do not make the man, but when you think of James Bond your mental picture undoubtedly includes his wardrobe. Therefore, it is absolutely essential that what we wear reflects our personality and makes us feel comfortable. Self-confidence and how we portray ourselves play a key role in how our date will perceive us!
It is important to pay attention to the details: make sure your clothes are well-ironed, your button-down is properly buttoned, and your shoes are well-polished. This will give you the image of a man who respects, loves and takes care of himself. That being said, the outfit you choose for your first date should reflect the time and place of the date. You want to stand out for the right reasons, and being out of place because of your attire is not the way to impress. The right accessories can also be helpful in highlighting your outfit. A nice watch and a little cologne can go a long way.
Depending on the nature of your first date, we recommend the following outfits: