Every Off-the-Shoulder Top Style You Need to Know

Off-the-shoulder tops for summer are a fashion phenomenon unlike any we've seen before. The second this trend was called out, it seemed as though every single retailer's racks were filled with shoulder-exposing styles that they couldn't keep in stock.

With the rapid expansion of a trend like this, it seems only natural that it would eventually die down, but exactly the opposite has happened with the off-the-shoulder craze. Since its debut, the style has evolved to take the form of a variety of new silhouettes that you absolutely must know about. It's no longer just about the straight-across style—there are one-shoulder, cutout, asymmetrical, and strappy counterparts that are just as stylish. 

Keep reading to see and shop the summer off-the-shoulder styles you should know about.

Straight Across

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Style du Monde

Available in size L. 

Asymmetric

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Style du Monde

Available in sizes XS to L. 

Voluminous Sleeves

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Available in sizes S to L. 

Subtle Exposure

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Style du Monde

Shoulder Strap

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Style du Monde

One Shoulder

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Le 21ème

Available in sizes 0 to 10. 

Cold Shoulder

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Collage Vintage