How Every Body Type Can Pull Off a Crop Top

We don’t think it’s an exaggeration to say that crop tops are probably the most anxiety-inducing summer wardrobe staple. Although they’re very on trend and don’t seem to be going anywhere, many (understandably) have an undeniable hesitation that the style just won’t work for their body type.

We’re here to squash those fears before they can really take root. Contrary to what many might think, crop tops are actually one of the most versatile summer pieces you can choose, as you can pair the style with everything from high-rise jeans to a printed skirt and back again. No matter what your body shape, crop tops will be the saving grace of your summertime wardrobe if you let them. Ahead check out the many ways women of all shapes and sizes are styling this closet staple and shop a few of our favorites along the way.

A puffy white crop top always looks perfect in the summer sun.

Why, yes, we are beyond obsessed with this top.

Available in sizes 12 to 24.

Tone down a statement miniskirt with a cropped tee and chunky boots.

Stand out in this fiery red balloon-sleeved crop.

Available in sizes XS to L.

Drape a fanny pack over a barely there crop top for a more approachable daytime look.

A Canadian tuxedo, but make it cool.

Available in sizes 12 to 20.

how to wear crop tops



Make a suit more casual by layering a colorful crop top underneath.

Get in on the twist-top trend with this number.

Available in sizes S to L.

how to wear crop tops



Beat the summer heat with a smocked crop top and white pants.

The kind of floral print that will never tire.

Available in sizes 14 to 24.

Liven up your white T-shirts by layering a festive crop top on top.

We love a micro crop on a hot summer day.

Available in sizes UK4 to UK14.

Wide-leg jeans are a tiny crop top’s best friend.

A perfect day-to-night crop when paired with your favorite dark denim jeans.

Available in sizes XS to L.

how to wear crop tops



Add some freshness to a pair of utility pants by wearing a floral crop top on top.

Channel your inner cool girl with this wavy button-down crop.

Available in sizes XS to L.

Swap your cocktail dress for tailored trousers and a sleek crop top and pumps.

Match your favorite printed trouser with this black bow crop for an effortless look.

Available in sizes 1 to 3.

Turn your summer tops into breezy going-out tops.

A cheery option for a summer day. 

Available in sizes 0 to 14. 

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