11 Flirty Dresses That Won’t Make You Look Like a Valentine’s Cupcake

Catch your guy’s attention in one of these sweet (but not saccharine) frocks.

When it comes to catching the attention of the object of your affection, you want to find an outfit that strikes that perfect balance between girly and sexy. And if you’re planning to wow him on a special night out soon—like, say, Valentine’s Day—you can never go wrong with a great dress. Here are 11 distinctly feminine options guaranteed to highlight your sweet side without giving your boo a toothache.

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Sarah is the Editor-in-Chief of Washingtonian Bride & Groom, and writes about weddings, fashion, and shopping. Her work has also appeared in Refinery29, Bethesda Magazine, and Washington City Paper, among others. She is a Georgetown University graduate, lives in Columbia Heights, and you can find her on Instagram at @washbridegroom and @sarahzlot.