6 Barely There Summer Pieces Without Looking Like a Bad Girl

Summer is the time to show the hard work you’ve been putting in at the gym all winter by baring (almost) all.  Before putting it all out there, here’s how to wear a little less, without looking cheap.

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GREEN ENVY

Whether you have abs of steel or not, pair this skimpy top with a high-waisted bottoms that only reveals a sliver of your midriff for a classy look.

Green zebra print bow front bralet, $40, riverisland.com

 

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BOLD BRIGHTS

Pair these booty shorts with a button down light flannel, a chunky belt and some flats for a summer chic appeal.

HURLEY 81 Womens Denim Shorts, $50, tillys.com

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CUT IT OUT

This flirty dress can be toned down by wearing it with a pair of trendy white oxfords.

Summer Lovin' Dress, $78, nastygal.com

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A LEG UP

These daring leggings can be worn with a tunic-styled top in the summer days and a long chunky wrap sweater in the winter months.

bebe side slash legging, $38, bebe.com

 

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NAVAJO PRINCESS

Choose a top that falls shorter in the front and longer in the back to show off your skirt while keeping some of you covered.

Forever 21 Beaded Southwestern Mini Skirt, $50, forever21.com

 

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KNITTED TO PERFECTION

Wear this over your swimsuit for the beach and with a slip dress and a blazer to the office.

ASOS Antique Crochet Swing Dress, $102, asos.com