July 25, 2016

We all know that trends have a way of circling back into fashion. 2015 saw the flared jeans back in style and now its turn for the quintessentially summery off shoulder tops. This blast from the past had a fan following back in the 90s when it was hip and cool, but since then this retro look has taken a cool, boho-chic avtar.

A little more feminine, a little less grunge and with a lot of elegance, the off-shoulder tops are all the rage this year. From fashion runways to street style, celebrities, fashion bloggers, almost everyone is going ga-ga over showing a little skin and leaving a lot more to imagination. This is why we bring to you some cool, new ways to flaunt this subtle yet sexy style with panache-

1. The Flutter Sleeved

Black on black has never looked so textural. This type of off shoulder top brings a lot of layers into play and gives your frame a classier and well-put together look. Pair a flutter sleeve off shoulder top with a nice choker or statement collar necklace as this top leaves a lot of skin on display, especially the shoulders and collar bone.

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2. One sleeved

Perfect for brunch, catching a movie or simply shopping at the mall, this one sleeved off shoulder top is a great way to beat the heat while oozing style. A beginner’s way of trying the off shoulder top, this style oozes casual chic and is perfect for brunch or afternoon soirees.

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3. Street Style

Probably the best way to carry an off shoulder top, especially when traveling is to go casual chic. Perfect for the beach or for getting in ice cream in this sweltering heat, simply pair this off shoulder top with ragged denim cut offs and espadrilles. Add a sling bag and pull your hair in a bun to get summer ready. If you are traveling this summer, then this look is a must-have in your wardrobe.

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4. Flirty

An afternoon lunch with a special someone or cosmopolitans with the girls at brunch, this flirty fun look of carrying an off shoulder top oozes excitement. Street style with an edge this look has definitely taken the old off shoulder grunge look to a whole new level. Polishing up its jagged edges, off shoulder rises back in fashion.

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5. Beachy

Summers are all about the casual beach babe look and a wispy off shoulder top in a cool minty color is the best way to beat the heat. Pair it with lace shorts and accessories it with tassel necklaces and gladiator sandals or flip flops. Perfect for teens and tweens, this look is flirty, cute and just the right amount of sexy.

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6. Cow Girl

If you are one of the boys and are not too comfortable pulling off a feminine look, then this just may be the right one for you. Showing off the old dungarees in a new avatar, the off shoulder top takes you from tom boy to cow girl. Pairing this top with any old dungarees is the best way to take the edge of while still managing to look fashionable and in style. Who knows this just may help you nudge a little closer towards trying out new styles as well.

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7. Lacy

Tired of the same old jeans and tee for casual Fridays? Try going for a casual street style look that goes from morning to evening. Perfectly decent for the office, the lace off shoulder top does double duty as an office chic look while helping you unwind with your girls at the club for Friday night drinks. Wear a monochrome lace off shoulder top with simple comfy denims and add a pop of color with bold lipstick or funky shoes.

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8. Elegant

If you are the elegant, polished fashionista, then an off shoulder top with couture details is the look for you. No frills and no flares, the simple streamlined cuts of such off shoulder tops spell elegance. The perfect look for the Queen B’s and Blair Waldorf’s of the fashion world, this look exudes power, confidence and charm.

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