5 Useful Topics for When Things Get Silent on the First Date

2. “Cool sneakers!” Compliment his outfit.

“It’s easy for me to talk about fashion, and I can expand the conversation easily. I get to know his style, too, and that’s a bonus,” a young woman explains. Chatting about his clothes or shoes comes relatively easy for most women, and it provides a great opportunity to get to know his taste. He is probably dressed better than usual for your first date, too, so it’ll be an incentive for him to dress up for other occasions.