The Prettiest Layering Combination Everyone's Wearing

Whether you’re blessed with an innate sense of how to layer, or achieving a dynamic look requires a quick scan on Pinterest or your favorite fashion website (who, us?), there’s something deeply rewarding about coming up with an unexpected, interesting outfit. Case in point: today’s duo, a tank top over a shirt. Ladies near and far have been gallivanting around with slinky camisoles and slip dresses worn on top of knits, tees, and the ilk. Why do we love it? Not only does it extend the life of your warm-weather spaghetti straps, but it also opens up a world of combinations you may never have thought were possible. Interested in trying it out? Scroll through our inspiration gallery for ideas, and if you need a new camisole, shop our picks!

Pernille Teisbaek
camisole tank top


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Teisbaek is our secret weapon when it comes to layering ideas. Her knack for what goes together alongside her amazing taste level makes her a go-to when it comes to this sort of thing. This fringed camisole over a simple mock-neck top is divine.

Camille Rowe



If you have an old slip dress laying around that you won’t wear till holiday party season, stick it on top of a white tee and accessorize with your favorite sneakers for a quick, cool girl–approved look.

Doina Ciobanu


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If you’re up for the challenge, try a bow blouse underneath a printed cami, belt the two, and then finish the outfit off with a pair of frayed-hem jeans and embellished pumps.

Juliana Salazar


Style du Monde 

Incorporate a little sparkle to your daytime staples by way of a metallic tank.

Lisa RVD


Lisa RVD

Shine a little light on your boudoir slip and team it with a simple T-shirt and blue jeans.

Leandra Medine


Man Repeller 

Get your hands on a trend-forward tank, and layer another sleeveless top underneath for when it’s warm out.

Street Style


A Love Is Blind 

If you’ve been sticking to mainly black and white, infuse your look with a burst of color, as shown here.

Street Style

So simple yet so cool—we are definitely trying this one out.

Gilda Ambrosio


Collage Vintage 

How’s this for taking monochrome to the next level?

With this top, the hard work is done for you. 

Available in sizes X to 4X.

A delicate top for day or night.

Available in sizes S to L. 

A tank that's easy to layer with anything.

Available in size L. 

Lace makes this top extra pretty.

Available in sizes 10 to 28. 

Try a pop of color on for size. 

Available in sizes UK 6 to 14. 

We have one word: meow.

Available in sizes XS to XL. 

A little shimmer goes a long way.

Available in sizes FR 36 to 42.

Velvet adds a luxe twist to your look.

Available in sizes 1X to 4X.

This post has been updated by Aemilia Madden.