Because the vast majority of crop tops on the market are sleeveless and/or form-fitting, it's a cool twist to wear one that's more understated. This t-shirty crop top is long-sleeved, loose, and casual, which makes it feel sexier than one that hugs your abs. I've actually found that the most flattering crop tops are those that flare out a bit above your belly-button, because they create a more dramatic contrast with your waist. Paired with a tailored pair of waist-cinching shorts, it's a doubly slimming combination. I finished this look with an elongating pair of heels, which gave me the confidence I needed for a work lunch in West Hollywood—and impromptu post-work cocktails with G.
All That and Ombre
When I purchased this crop top after seeing how cute it looked on a friend, I wore it almost exclusively with the same outfit: pleated, high-waisted pants and heels (see here and here). The revealing cut felt a little too risky with almost everything else, especially for the ...read more