In her article on what to wear on a first date, dating expert and blogger for Stylecaster, Chiara Atik says that clothing is a strong factor in determining if you are suited to each other, if you want to your date to see your true personality then your outfit should represent that.
However, labels and trends are unimportant as long as you feel comfortable in your outfit, for example if you don’t usually wear high heels, then don’t start wearing them for the date.
But maintaining your own personality is probably the most important thing to do during a first date.
Don’t forget yourself and your opinions; this is actually the best way to seduce a new person.’ READ MORE: Looking for some conversation starters?
READ MORE: Find out what else you shouldn't do on first date - Top five dating deal breakers While it is important to establish a mental connection with your date through the art of conversation, body language is also a huge part of attraction.
Studies consistently show that a degree of self-confidence correlates strongly with being perceived as attractive and having success on your first date.
If you’re happy to go on the date, set it up so that you meet in a public place and tell a friend when and where you are going on the date.Register with us now to take our personality questionnaire or continue reading for our top first date tips.Deciding when it is best to ask out the person you like can be tricky.In fact, a recent survey of our UK members revealed that the majority (82%) would prefer to go on a casual date than out for an elegant dinner.READ MORE: See our best date ideas in London, Manchester, Glasgow and Edinburgh! ) As Elite Singles psychologist Salama Marine explains, ‘Sometimes when some people want to impress, they try to do everything in their power to look perfect, by saying yes to everything and never showing any disagreement.