W&D Style: Off The Shoulders

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Show off that collarbone, girl! I’ve often felt the collarbone was the classier way to show a little skin…go any lower and you’re not leaving much to the imagination. I say this not to be prude, but because the imagination has always been more exciting than putting it all on display. Given I now look pregnant from boobs downward, I’m holding on to what looks less foreign when I look in the mirror.  Enter the off-the-shoulder piece. They’re versatile and can easily be paired with items you already have in your closet.

Take a look at some style equations and stock up on some of the variations below!

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For a day of shopping: Top + jeans + your favorite bag.


Vince Off the Shoulder Cotton Top • Sold Out
Flea Market Flares in Maribel Wash • $109.50
Gucci Linea B Medium Drawstring Suede Bucket Bag, Taupe • $1,490
Aquazzura Women’s Wild Thing Sandals-Black • $785
9″ High Riser Skinny Skinny Jeans in Davis Wash • $128

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For Sunday brunch: Easy shirt dress + strappy sandals

Illesteva • $177
Fendi • $2,900
$195
Marc by Marc Jacobs • Sold Out
NARS • $28

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For dinner on the patio: Slinky top + trousers

Cecilie Copenhagen flounce off-shoulder top • $231.42
MICHAEL Michael Kors Stretch-Crepe Wide-Leg Pants • $165
Saint Laurent Monogramme Sac Université Small Leather Shoulder Bag • $1,750
Tory Burch Raya Leather Mule Sandal, Sand • $350

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For when you want to stand out: Add a punchy dose of color


The Romanflat Sandal • $445
Vince Off Shoulder Shirtdress • $295
Clare V. Core Supreme Fold-Over Clutch Bag, Camel/Black/White • $235
Sole Society Floppy Straw Hat • $29.95

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BY Kate Arends - April 14, 2016

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  1. Mun

    April 14th, 2016 at 4:18 pm

    Off the shoulder tops are beautiful but the one thing I can’t do in them is to lift my hands up and still look chic and effortless because i’d be busy pulling down the sides haha! Someone needs to solve this fashion issue! ;p

  2. Kate

    April 15th, 2016 at 8:00 pm

    haha! the things we do to look good…

  3. Suzanne Malaspina

    September 18th, 2016 at 6:14 pm

    Hi Where can I purchase the red off the shoulder straight dress with the split

  4. Mary

    February 26th, 2017 at 11:48 am

    We’re can I buy. The red dress?

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