Best Ways to Wear Crop Tops With Lehengas Skirts and Dresses This Summer

For anyone looking for summer style advice, remember not to ignore crop tops. Not only because they let the skin breathe, but also because they are super cute, super sexy and so trendy. With so many iterations of the staple crop top floating around the fashion market (think puff sleeves, bandeau tops, halter tops and off the shoulders), there’s one for every style and mood.

A crop top and jeans, a crop top with denim shorts is something anyone can do. But if you’re a seasoned fashionista looking to experiment or someone who wants to know what it’s all about, we explain. all the ways to style a crop top for an impactful look.

1. Crop top with a denim jacket

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Before you all come to me, let me clarify that this style is not advisable to Delhi looks in the unforgiving climate of the city. But for the rest of you, it’s a style tip you shouldn’t ignore. Break out those crop tops and throw a denim jacket or oversized blazer over them.

2. Crop top under a sheer top

Deepika Padukone Crop Top
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If you’re someone who keeps track of trends in fashion circles, you already know how all the rage these sheer tops are. And it goes without saying that you have to style them with your the sexiest bralette or crop top.

3. Crop top with a skirt

crop top with a skirt
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A crop top isn’t strictly a top, but can also mean a button-up shirt that’s cut to show off those abs. Now that Zendaya look is why we say a classic white short shirt and skirt, when styled like hers, it’s a no-brainer.

4. Crop top under a dress

Deepika Padukone white t-shirt
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Have you worn a dress several times but still can’t let go? We have a trendy solution. Slip this white or black crop top under this dress for a chic update.

5. Crop top with bike shorts

Celebrities in crop tops
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Many fashion articles have been praising biker shorts, a trend that shows no signs of letting up even in 2022. So today we’re not saying you choose just any crop top and you pair it with bike shorts, but specifically refer to those form fitting short sleeve tops with cute embroidery/prints (Y2K for the win), which look delicious with cycling shorts.

6. Crop top with lehengas or sarees

Sara Ali Khan black lehenga
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I’m sure it’s not revolutionary at all since many of us have been doing it for quite a while now. Although yes, we all suggest you keep doing it. It’s the best way to save those extra bucks and also, with such pretty options available with ruffle sleeves, strappy bralettes and embellishments, who needs a choli (in the traditional sense of the term)!

7. Crop top over shirts

Sara Ali Khan black lehenga
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No wait. One thing to keep in mind before getting started is that your the button down shirt should be oversized. Only then do you get the obscenity you are aiming for.

Fashion girls, chat about the styles you’ve tried and the ones you’d like to wear this summer. You can always add more tips that we might have missed!

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