11 Must Have Tops to Beat the Heat | Summer Wardrobe Staples

Tops are wardrobe staple, and this season, we’ve rounded up the runway-inspired essentials. Up your style game the easy way with these 11 must have tops!

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Tops are a must have in every girl’s wardrobe. They can be paired with jeans, shorts, skirts – anything. For summer, you want to dress up in something that’s comfortable yet stylish. So, we have made a list of super-trendy tops for summer. Steer into this season’s luxe trends from flattering flirty silhouettes to easy breezy prints and fabrics. Don’t pass up on these adorable tops you see on the rack, so you can spend wisely the next time you go shopping.

Must Have Tops This Summer

1. A Hot Sheer Top

The sheer style is big this season. The fun part of the latest sheer tops trend is you can show off your skin the way you want! The easiest way to rock this trend is to team it with a matching tube top. Or you could wear it over a gold or black bustier top or a bandeau and wear a cardigan over it to just let some skin peak through.

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2. A Ruffle Top

Give your simple outfits a boost of style with ruffles. Keep in mind the placement of the ruffle to create an illusion of curves and volume wherever required. Try ruffled sleeves and ruff collared tops, too. Team it with a pair of well-fitted jeans to balance out the look.

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3. A Metallic Top

Metallic tops are eye-catching. You can go for fully metallic or sequin tops or a bit of embellishment here and there. The best way to style such a top is to let the vibrance be the focal point of the entire outfit.

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Veronica – Sequin Top

4. A Lazy Slouchy Tee

Embrace your jean addiction with a lazy slouchy tee. Perfect when worn with a simple ripped jeans or shorts, you’ll never want to take these off. You can also pair one with embellished jeans for a more glam look. This is my favorite in the list of must have tops for summer.

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Michael Lauren – Slouchy Tee

5. A Basic Shell

Every woman needs a basic shell to throw on. Sleeveless top in a neutral or pastel shade can be worn a million pairings and look like you have a new outfit every single time. You can also wear it under a casual jacket while traveling or under a formal jacket for office.

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Marc Jacobs

6. A Crop Top

Crop tops have been at the top in the fashion scene for a few seasons now. They are super versatile and can be teamed with almost anything and everything. Wear a plain crop top for going out with friends, and an embellished one for dinner dates.

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Simone Miller

7. A Sexy Bralette Top

Channel your beach vibe by pairing a bralette with mirrored sunnies and a glowing tan. Perfect to be worn during the day. Pair it with a crop jacket for chic look.

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8. A Slip Top

Sashay down the streets in summer in a sensous lace top. Create a contrast between the super feminine vibe of lace and basic style, which is always a bit sexier and less girly. Keep the look casual and simple by pairing it with a leather or mini skirt.

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Carine Gilson

9. A Party Top

It’s about time you chanel out the fierceness. Tuck this top in to a fitted mini skirt, step into a pair of black booties and don a smokey eye look to embody a modern day glam queen.

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St. John Collection

10. A Sleeveless Sheath Top

The interesting play of textures can be a resilient wardrobe classic for all the impromptu summer outings. Natural and earthy shades such as whites, beige, olive work best for such silhouettes.

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Max Mara

11. A Button- Up Shirt

Shine at your workplace in a functional yet fashionable crisp cotton shirt. A staple in every boss girls wardrobe.

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12. A High Low Top

High low tops are super trendy! Pair them with jeans, shorts and even skirts. Perfect for any casual outing!

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Haute Hippie

Keep it simple, keep it stylish with these easy to adapt summer must have tops. Let us know which one is your favorite top to wear when it’s toasty outside!

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