Brunch with Elegance: Modest Outfit Ideas for Your Next Date

March 30, 2024 ยท by Andrea Long

Brunch dates are a delightful way to connect with someone special. They offer the perfect balance of casual and chic, and the outfit should reflect that. But for women who prefer a more modest style, navigating brunch date attire can sometimes feel tricky. Fear not! Here are some inspiring outfit ideas that are both stylish and keep comfort in mind:

The Effortless Dress

A dress is a brunch date classic, and a modest silhouette doesn't have to sacrifice style. Opt for a midi dress with a high neckline and long sleeves. A-line cuts flatter most figures, and the added length provides a touch of elegance. Play with patterns or textures to add personality. Florals are always lovely for spring brunches, while stripes or polka dots offer a timeless touch. Try the Stopped to Say Hello dress with some casual wedges for a classic, elegant look. 

The Sophisticated Separates

For a more versatile option, consider separates. A high-waisted skirt with a flowy blouse creates a polished look. Choose a skirt that falls below the knee and a blouse with a button-up front or a delicate bow detail. Neutral tones are a great base, but don't be afraid to add a pop of color with a statement headband or a pair of colorful heels. The With Love blouse pairs beautifully with a maxi or midi skirt, flowy or pencil style!

The Cozy Chic Combination

Brunch doesn't have to be fancy! For a more relaxed setting, a loungewear skirt set or dress creates a comfortable yet stylish look. Choose a dress in a spring-like print and color for warmer weather and pair with some fun sneakers. Accessorize with a hair scarf and straw handbag to elevate the outfit.

Bonus Tip: Shoe Play

The right shoes can complete your brunch date look. Heels add instant sophistication, but wedges or flats are perfectly acceptable for a more casual setting. For a touch of whimsy, consider a pair of ballet flats or loafers with a pop of color.

Remember: Confidence is the ultimate accessory! When you feel good in what you're wearing, it shows. Embrace your personal style and choose an outfit that makes you feel both beautiful and comfortable. Now go out there and enjoy your brunch date!

Andrea Long

About Andrea Long

Andrea Long is wife to Clinton and mommy to Clark and Chantry. She is editor and manager of The Dainty Jewells Blog and part of the marketing team of Dainty Jewells. She is also a Registered Nurse turned stay-at-home mom of her two precious boys. Her life is full of adventure as she travels full-time with her evangelist husband and little ones in a "tiny home on wheels". She enjoys decorating her small space, time with her family, holistic health, a good book, a strong cup of coffee, and as much time at her piano as possible. Andrea considers herself very blessed to live this life for her Faithful Friend. Follow Andrea on Instagram @andreagrindlelong.