Thursday, May 22, 2014

1 Item 5 Ways: Crop Top

With summer finally rolling around the corner, we can all get ready to see and show a lot of skin. But, let's remember that sometimes a little can go a long way. Crop tops have become, quite possibly, the largest summer trend in years... and we are huge fans. This fab silhouette keeps you cool and can totally be flattering on all body types! How, you ask? The secret is to pair it with a high waisted bottom! Dress it up or dress it down - you will be rocking crop tops all season long while looking super cute and stylish.

With High Waisted Jeans
This look is perfect for a chilly day or a relaxing night with your girls. The high-waisted silhouette will accentuate that itty-bitty waist of yours and look totally flattering for a day of fun.

Get the Look:
Crop - Urban Outfitters
Jeans - American Apparel
Similar Shoes - Urban Outfitters

With Trousers
For a more casual summer work look, pair your basic crop with a pair of professional trousers. The trendy look will add some flare to your usual office outfit while still remaining sophisticated and totally happy-hour ready.

Get the Look:
Crop - Topshop 
Similar Blazer - Nordstrom
Similar Trousers - Forever 21
Similar Sandals - Akira

With Silk Shorts
Hitting the town tonight? Try a crop top with a nicer pair of shorts and you are ready to go! Again, remember a high-waisted bottom will eliminate the worry of a showing too much while looking effortlessly stylish for a great evening.

Get the Look:
Similar Jacket - Isabel Marant
Similar Shorts - Forever 21
Similar Shoes - Urban Outfitters

With Denim Cut-offs
Jean shorts and a crop top - the ultimate summer outfit. It is true, this look is perfect for a busy day running errands, attending a festival in the park, hitting the beach... the list can go on! Pair it with some comfy shoes and accessories that pop for a perfect summer style statement.

Get the Look:
Crop - Topshop 
Similar Shorts - Forever 21
Socks - Topshop
Shoes - Converse
Similar Bag - Nordstrom

With a High-Waisted Midi
Looking to rock this trend on date night? No problem! A high-waisted midi will make your favorite crop dinner ready in no time.

Get the Look:
Crop - Topshop 
Similar Kimono - H&M
Skirt - H&M
Similar Shoes - Nordstrom

Mix up and personalize these looks with your favorite summer accessories. From day to night, your crop top will be your best friend in the heat of the summer. Just remember, high-waisted everything! Showing just a little skin can be so sexy and so flattering. You get the stylishness of this popular trend while remaining sophisticated and everyday appropriate. Happy cropping! 

Truly Yours,
P.S. "Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress imbeccably and they remember the woman." - Coco Chanel

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