Beach date outfits here! Are you dating a cheesy romantic boy? Then be sure to check these stylish and cute beach date outfits, because there is no doubt that he is taking you on a beach date this weekend. Or maybe the next weekend. Whatsoever, here are beach date outfit ideas for every season of the year. Plus, an ultimate first date outfit for a date on the beach.
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A beach date is always a great idea. Especially if the two of you are two romantic souls, who enjoy walking on the sand, feeling the light salty breeze in your hair, and spending hours doing nothing but looking at the waves and waiting for the sunset.
Watching the sunset from the beach in his arms is so romantic, isn’t it? Just the two of you, sun, sea, and sand.
Well perhaps not, if there is sand in your shoes, hair, and simply everywhere. Even in your underwear. You know what I mean? I bet you do.
Especially if you were browsing through the web to find cute beach date outfits just because you had to keep taking off your shoes and getting rid of the sand the last time he took you out to a beach date. Or if you had to carry your sandals in your hands after realizing you can’t walk in stilettos on the beach.
Furthermore, if you overdressed for your first date on the beach and felt a bit awkward dressed in a cocktail dress while everyone else wore a swimsuit. Or if you put on a bikini for a beach date in winter.
Anyway, whatever the reason, these beach date outfits will solve any beach date outfit problem you might have had in the past.
THE BEST BEACH DATE OUTFITS
So here they are – the most fashionable and appropriate beach date outfits you can wear from this summer to the next summer. Plus, there is also a beach date outfit that you can wear in winter.
And yes, I made sure you can shop all the outfits. Simply click on the items you see in the galleries and collages. Yes, all the collages are hyperlinked. And pinnable too. The pin button is in the left bottom corner of each photo/picture.
Anyway, now that you know how to save/pin your favourite beach date outfit let’s finally scroll down to see what to wear for a beach date.
The beach, with its sun-kissed sands and rhythmic waves, sets the stage for a relaxed yet stylish encounter.
As the sun beats down and the gentle sea breeze envelops the surroundings, comfort becomes paramount. Opting for outfits that prioritize breathability and ease of movement is essential. The warm weather calls for fabrics that allow the skin to breathe, making lightweight materials like cotton, linen, and my favourite – silk a popular choice.
The beach exudes a carefree spirit, and this plays a significant role in shaping the chic aspect of the outfit. The key is to effortlessly merge style with a relaxed attitude. Whether it’s through well-placed accessories (I swear on headbands), clever layering, or subtle details, the chicness emerges from an innate ability to balance fashion with the beach’s easygoing vibes.
Colors and patterns often take inspiration from the natural beauty of the beach. Think whites, earthy tones, and even navy blue. These choices resonate with the surroundings, creating a seamless harmony between your attire and the beach’s captivating allure.
1 NAVY SILK SHIRT AND LINEN SHORTS WITH BLACK ESPADRILLES
Imagine a navy blue silk shirt, crafted from crepe chine, its fabric subtly catching the sunlight as you make your way toward the beach bar. The silk fabric flutters in the breeze, echoing the gentle waves that caress the coastline. The shirt’s refined casualness perfectly aligns with the laid-back charm of the beachside allure.
Complement this with matching linen shorts, a practical choice for carefree days by the sea. The navy hue harmoniously blends with the surrounding seascape, creating a soothing continuity with the ocean’s expanse.
Step elegantly along the sandy shore in the timeless black Castañer’s Carina espadrilles. They are so comfortable and closed (no sand can get in) – perfect for a delightful beach date.
2 WHITE SILK SHIRT AND WHITE SHORTS WITH WEDGES
As the sun gracefully dips towards the horizon, a warm, golden glow bathes the beach bar in an enchanting light. The gentle lapping of the waves and the soothing rustle of palm leaves set a tranquil rhythm. The air is imbued with the mingling scents of saltwater. And the delectable aromas of the cocktail your date is drinking while you are eating your ice cream.
Soft, twinkling lights twine around the wooden beams, casting a delicate luminescence that mirrors the stars emerging in the twilight sky. The world seems to slow down as you engage in conversation. Your voices mingling with the soothing strains of “Lazy Breeze” by Ealot, which plays softly in the background.
As you sip on your cocktails and indulge in the velvety richness of ice cream, you feel indulgence in the air. The flavors dance on your palate, mirroring the dance of the waves outside. The soft breeze carries the melody of the song, “Lazy Breeze,” weaving it into the tapestry of your evening.
And the allure of your white beach date outfit against the backdrop of the mesmerizing blue sea is simply undeniable. However, you put on an unexpected twist. You have effortlessly injected a touch of sophistication into your outfit, while ensuring the utmost comfort with your beloved black Castañer’s Carina espadrilles.
CASUAL DATE BEACH OUTFITS FOR WALK DATE ON THE BEACH
Given the laid-back and carefree ambiance, dressing casually is a natural choice for a beach date out of season. The primary consideration is comfort, as you’ll be navigating sandy shores and potentially dipping your toes into the water.
Lightweight and breathable fabrics are your only choice, allowing you to move with ease while staying cool under the sun’s rays.
3 SILK NAVY SHIRT ON TAILORED WHITE SHORTS WITH SNEAKERS AND STRIPED SWEATER ON THE SHOULDERS
Blend maritime allure with this casual beach date outfit perfectly suited for a casual beach date any time of the year. Opt for a navy silk shirt, white shorts and cream brown sneakers, crafted from canvas or suede (in my case, I’ve chosen suede) – a luxurious yet comfortable choice that strikes the perfect equilibrium.
Imagine the scene: you stand on the shore, enveloped in his embrace. The sea breeze orchestrates a gentle dance, sweeping toward you with a tender, cool caress that kisses your skin. As the breeze dances around you, it playfully billows your sleeves and tousles your hair. The salty aroma of the sea hangs in the air.
Meanwhile, the sun takes center stage in the cerulean expanse, casting its brilliant rays that envelop your face and hair in a luminous embrace. The sun’s warmth infuses you. Your hair is everywhere, he turns you around and kisses you.
His lips are soft like your sweater and warm, a delicate contrast to the cool sea breeze that surrounds you. The pressure of his kiss is gentle, yet every touch feels like an electric current, igniting a spark that courses through your veins.
4 WHITE T-SHIRT WITH DENIM SHORTS AND FLAT SLIDES
Picture this: a sun-drenched beach, a gentle breeze whispering through your hair. And the rhythmic melody of waves in the background. For a casual beach date, an effortlessly simple yet stylish outfit comes to rescue you.
Begin with a classic white T-shirt, a timeless canvas that lets you embrace the relaxed beach vibes while staying effortlessly chic. Its pure and pristine hue reflects the sun’s glow, creating a harmonious blend with the coastal surroundings.
Pair your tee with blue denim shorts, a summer staple that never fails to exude an easygoing allure. Btw, I have these from H&M and they are just fine. Even the size is OK for me, slightly too big, but not too big. But they are stretchy, so I guess we could say their size is somewhat true, and they will fit you, no cap. The rugged texture of denim adds a touch of character, embodying the carefree spirit of the beach. Whether you’re strolling along the shoreline or settling down on the sand, these shorts ensure you’re ready for whatever the day holds.
Complete the fit with chic flat slides that you can slip off anytime you want.
5 CROCHET FRONT TIE TOP AND SHORTS WITH WEDGE ESPADRILLES
Or take an unexpected turn feeling trendy under the sun with crochet (btw you will love this front tie crochet top – and you can afford it) that puts you in a romantic mood.
As you bask in the sun’s energy and the soothing embrace of the sea breeze, get ready to radiate confidence and shine like never before. The time for maximum enjoyment has arrived.
You can pair the top with pink patterned shorts to create a harmonious blend of colors and textures. Mine are silk. But cotton would be ok, as well. All in all, we want to look casual.
Besides, any shorts go well with Tommy Hilfiger Elba slingback wedge sandals.
To round off the look, a few accessories can work their magic. A raffia bag and sunglasses offer the finishing touches, adding a touch of practicality and chic flair to this fit that’s poised to turn heads and capture hearts.
FASHIONABLE SUMMER BEACH OUTFIT FOR A SWIMMING DATE
Is he taking you swimming? Here is the swimming date outfit yet.
6 TRENDY BARBIE SUMMER OUTFIT FOR THE SWIMMING DATE
Step onto the sun-kissed sands with a beach date outfit that effortlessly blends retro Barbie charm that is trending this summer.
You will get obsessed with Norma Kamali orange Bill bikini top featuring a shapely halter design adorned with textured rippled ruching. The intricate details and bold orange shade create a captivating look that commands attention.
Complementing the top, the Norma Kamali orange Bill Ruched High Waist Bikini Bottoms exude confidence and charm. The high-waisted silhouette not only offers a flattering fit but also makes you feel comfortable in the bikini. The ruched detailing gives the coverage you need.
Pair the bikini with the most extraordinary summer beach date sandals yet – the orange Melissa Babe Spring Slide Sandals. The Melissa Babe Spring Slide Sandals are truly exceptional, and not just for their captivating visual appeal. These sandals offer a unique and delightful feature that sets them apart – the signature fruit-scented essence.
With each step you take in the soft sand, a subtle fruit scent wafts up, instantly transporting you to a place that feels like Barbieland. And the delightful scent puts innocent summer love on top.
CUTE BEACH DATE OUTFITS
If you are envisioning the allure of a Barbie-like beach date or simply want to look cute for the first date on the beach try these outfits. POV The beach offers a canvas of endless possibilities, with its sun-kissed sands, rolling waves, and the salty breeze weaving through the air. And embracing the concept of dressing up cute, like a modern-day Barbie, for a beach date encapsulates the essence of fun and playfulness that the beach evokes. The atmosphere at the beach in the warm summer months is brimming with sun-kissed energy and carefree joy anyways, making it an ideal place to wear a cute beach Barbie outfit.
7 WHITE TOP WITH SKATER SKIRT AND WEDGES
For a charming beachside date that radiates a cute and stylish vibe, your outfit choice is as important as the beautiful scenery itself. Imagine strolling along the shoreline, the gentle waves caressing the sandy shore, and the warm sun casting a golden glow upon the ocean. Try a cute beach date outfit that perfectly balances comfort, protection, and Barbie aesthetics.
Starting with your top, go for a white top with 3/4 sleeves. 3/4 sleeves will protect you from the sun’s rays better than a T-shirt but keep you cool and comfortable.
To match the effortless charm of the setting, style your top with an azul skater skirt. The vibrant blue hue of the skirt mirrors the ocean’s captivating shades glistening in the sun. Also, the skater skirt’s playful silhouette adds a touch of flirtatiousness to your look, as it sways gently with each step.
8 WHITE SHORT DRESS WITH SLIDES AND SUN HAT
Who said figure-hugging mini dresses are only reserved for later dates? Give your first date a dose of sizzling style by donning that fresh white mini dress, and throw in a raffia cowboy hat for that effortlessly sexy yet casual allure. If you’re in the mood for an extra cute touch or want to showcase those sun-kissed shoulders, tie a bow for that added detail.
Fear not the idea of baring a bit of skin on the very first date – you are going to the beach! it’s all about striking that perfect balance for the setting. A mini white dress is a fantastic choice for a laid-back summer date, ready to make heads turn. The key lies in the art of blending the dress’s allure with an element of casual chic, precisely what the raffia cowboy hat provides. This combo offers a cool and relaxed vibe, tailor-made for the occasion.
Imagine a mini white tie strap dress (I’m wearing The Superdown Siona tie strap dress , but fair warning, it runs small – I can barely squeeze into a size XXS and I’m skinny; you might want to consider opting for this white tie strap dress from Alice&Olivia for a roomier fit). Crafted from robust fabric and thoughtfully lined (perfect for those who appreciate a little hip accentuation), this mini dress’s length strikes a delightful balance between alluring and flattering. The elevated neckline and dainty tie straps infuse a touch of girlish charm. Finish your look with the most fashionable hat of the season – a raffia cowboy hat – you don’t want him to kiss you just yet.
BOUJEE ELEGANT SUMMER BEACH DATE OUTFITS
Sun hats with extra wide brims are great for the first date if you are going for an elegant look that says you are not a one night stand.
Dressing elegantly for a beach date requires a delicate balance between luxurious sophistication and the relaxed, sun-kissed ambiance of the seaside. While the beach often conjures images of casual attire and carefree days, there’s an enchanting allure in dressing up boujee for such an occasion.
The weather’s warmth and the gentle sound of waves create an inviting atmosphere, and your outfit can resonate with this by incorporating refined elements that don’t compromise on the location.
9 CROP TOP WITH BLACK MIDI CROCHET SKIRT AND ESPADRILLES
The coastal backdrop calls for a harmonious color palette that resonates with the surroundings – muted tones, serene whites and black. These hues enhance the tranquility of the beach while highlighting the chicness of your outfit.
Footwear and accessories play a significant role in elevating your look. Choose stylish yet practical options that align with the beach environment – I’m obsessed with my black Castañer’s Carina espadrilles, and a statement sun hat – Eugenia Kim oversized sun hat. These additions accentuate the glamour while embracing the casual nature of the setting.
ROMANTIC BEACH DATE OUTFITS
When it comes to planning a romantic beach date, the backdrop of sun, sand, and waves sets the stage for a truly enchanting experience. The challenge lies in crafting an outfit that embodies both the allure of romance and the practicality demanded by the beach environment.
With the sun casting its warm embrace and the sea breeze carrying whispers of the ocean, the weather calls for attire that is not just visually captivating but also beach appropriate. The sun’s rays create a soft and luminous ambiance, setting the tone for an intimate and memorable encounter.
10 SHORT PRINTED DRESS WITH WEDGE SANDALS
Fabrics that flow and breathe are favored, allowing you to move with the grace of the waves and the rhythm of your heartbeats. Soft colors and gentle patterns harmonize with the gentle ebb and flow of the ocean, while accessories add a touch of refinement without overshadowing the enchanting scenery.
Ultimately, the objective is to create a romantic beach date outfit that speaks the language of love and blends harmoniously with the beach’s captivating atmosphere. The attire should allow you to bask in the romance of the moment while looking exceptionally.
Ps. You can wear this outfit for a beach wedding too.
11 DENIM JACKET ON LONG LACE DRESS AND SNEAKERS
Embrace the playful charm of the romcom fashion trend as you step onto the sandy shores for a delightful beach date. Picture this: the sun hanging low in the sky, the waves whispering secrets, and you adorned in a beach-ready outfit that makes you look like a lead in the cheesiest romcom.
Strolling hand in hand along the shoreline, the denim jacket (mine is from H&M) you are wearing gently draped over your shoulders. Its casual-cool vibe is giving a delightful contrast to the intricate lace details of the dress. The dress (mine is from Self Portrait – shop for a similar where) billows in the ocean breeze, adding a dreamy flair to your romcom fit.
Complete the outfit with a pair of white canvas sneakers (pov you will get obsessed with these the row sneakers), a clever nod to the fusion of contemporary and vintage that defines the romcom fashion trend. They will give a touch of casual coolness, allowing you to stroll along the shoreline with ease and style.
CAPSULE BEACH DATE OUTFITS FOR A PICNIC DATE ON THE BEACH
Dressing for a picnic beach date encompasses a delicate balance between romance and practicality, inspired by the gentle caress of the breeze and the whispered secrets of the waves. As the sun illuminates the sandy shores and the sea stretches out to meet the horizon, a sense of tranquility and intimacy takes root, setting the stage for a memorable rendezvous.
The beach holds a unique allure, a haven where the elements blend seamlessly with the desire for connection. In this idyllic setting, the clothing you choose should echo the natural rhythm of the environment while adding a touch of elegance to your shared moments. Soft, breathable fabrics dance with the breeze as you and your companion unwind on the picnic blanket.
12 LINEN SHORT SET WITH SLIDES
Consider the textures and colors that mirror the ocean’s expanse and the sun’s warmth. The attire you select should radiate comfort and understated beauty, effortlessly fusing with the serenity of the surroundings. Sandals that embrace the sand and hats that playfully shield you from the sun enhance your experience.
Therefore, embrace the charm of your picnic date with impeccably tailored linen pieces that promise both comfort and style, without burdening you. And the best part? These options are just as effortlessly chic for a beach setting.
Let the linen top take centre stage with its thoughtful button-front design, granting you the liberty to customize the neckline according to your mood. This practical feature infuses a touch of rustic charm into the fit. The airy and breathable nature of linen fabric ensures that the gentle warmth of the sun won’t deter your cool composure.
The linen shorts seamlessly complete the set (not a no cap set as I put them together myself) with a finesse. The addition of a waist-cinching belt imparts a flattering contour, without compromising on comfort.
To complete the look, slide into any pair of chic and fashionable slides. Opt for designs that resonate with the beachy ambiance – be it woven details, espadrille-style soles, or perhaps even adorned with pearl accents (mine actually have a dainty pearl). Alternatively, you might find yourself drawn to the allure of these Havaianas – a pair that you’ll undeniably cherish.
Or step into the sun-kissed world of beachside bliss with an enchanting beach date outfit that is truly giving.
Pov, an off-shoulder flounced bikini top effortlessly captures the carefree allure of the ocean breeze with its playful design that adds a touch of flirtatious elegance.
I’ve paired it with chic belted linen shorts. My belted linen shorts emanate a sense of laid-back sophistication and can be easily styled with any flat slides.
FAQ BEACH DATE OUTFIT IDEAS 2023
If you find yourself lost amidst the sea of stylish outfit choices for your beach date, fret not – consider us your guiding light! Our FAQ section has been carefully crafted to serve as your trustworthy ally, offering the solutions and perspectives you seek.
White, black, beige, neutral, and navy blue are the best colors for a beach date. But also trendy colours like pink and red.
Stripes are the best prints for a beach date. But you can also wear a floral print – see the outfit ideas in this article to see the best beach date dress outfit in floral print.
One of the summer beach date outfits featured in this article! Dressing up for a beach date in summer involves striking a harmonious balance between style and practicality, as the weather and beach atmosphere play key roles in shaping your choice of attire. During the summer months, the beach radiates with warmth and vibrancy, offering an idyllic backdrop for a romantic rendezvous. With the sun shining brightly and the temperatures soaring, your outfit should align with the refreshing and carefree ambiance of the beach. Summer calls for lightweight fabrics that allow your skin to breathe, such as flowy dresses, breathable linen shorts, and airy tops. The goal is to stay comfortable under the sun while exuding an effortless charm.
An outfit featured in this article, perfect for a fall beach date! Dressing up for a beach date in autumn brings about a distinct blend of considerations. While the allure of a sandy shoreline remains, the atmosphere undergoes a subtle transformation as the season shifts. The weather, while still warm and inviting up until the end of November in some locations, carries a touch of crispness that hints at the impending cooler days. The ambiance at the beach takes on a unique charm during the fall. The summer crowds have ebbed away, leaving behind a sense of tranquility and intimacy. The crashing waves and rustling leaves create a symphony of nature’s melodies, inviting you to bask in the serenity of the surroundings. When selecting your outfit, it’s crucial to balance the lingering warmth with the potential for slightly cooler breezes. Opt for layers that can be added or removed effortlessly, allowing you to adapt to the changing temperatures. While the attire might retain a semblance of the easygoing vibe associated with beach dates, the colors and textures might take on a richer and more autumnal palette come October.
One of the winter beach date outfits presented in this article! Dressing for a beach date in winter requires a careful balance between warmth and style. Layering is key in colder weather.
A featured spring beach date outfit from this article! Dressing for a beach date in spring requires a thoughtful balance between style and practicality, as the weather and ambiance undergo a transition from the chill of winter to the warmth of summer. Spring brings a renewed energy to the beach, with milder temperatures and the promise of sunnier days ahead. The brisk breeze of the ocean carries a touch of coolness, since spring’s embrace can still be gentle and refreshing. The sun, although not as intense as in the height of summer, casts a gentle warmth that encourages lighter clothes. Your spring beach date should harmonize with this evolving atmosphere. Point of view, it’s also essential to consider the slightly unpredictable weather patterns of the season. Think layers like a light sweater or a stylish jacket that can be effortlessly draped over your outfit. The sand may still be wet, so opt for sneakers.
So these are the best beach date outfits. Be sure to also check these other beach date outfits – especially if he is taking you to a bar after the swim.