So How Do You Actually Wear Tops With Bell Sleeves IRL?

Bell sleeves seem like a daring trend at first glance. Practically speaking, what’s so effortless about a top where your limbs are floating in fabric and you’re in danger of stains with every meal that requires you to reach across a table? Thankfully, styling the statement-making silhouette is not nearly as tricky as trying to eat a burger in it.

The seven examples below are proof that wearing a bell-sleeve top doesn't require much more effort than others. Instead, they simply elevate an outfit by providing a bit more movement and a significant amount of drama. Take a look at the inspired ensembles ahead, and then start stocking your own closet with the powerful style.

Click in for seven chic ways to wear and show off a bell sleeve.