Proof You Can Wear a Crop Top for Just About Any Occasion

We’re taking five summertime events and showing you how to wear the official clothing item of the season—a crop top—to each one. No turning back on your abs exercises now.

On and Off the Beach

A crop top bathing suits does double duty as a regular item of clothing off the beach, too. Just pair it with a denim skirt, slip on your slides, then explore the boardwalk.

Lisa Marie Fernandez Marle-Louise Striped Cotton Bikini, $385;

Tomas Maier Denim Skirt, $259;

Proud Mary Fringe Slide Sandal, $148;

Abacá Kahun Basket, $25;

Raen Benson Sunglasses, $170;


At Work


A collar makes your cropped shirt look work-appropriate, even more so if it’s paired with high-waist trousers. Wear with office necessities like a structured bag and killer pumps, and you’re good to go.

Alexander Wang Striped Crop Top, $250;

Whistles Nell Split Front Trouser, $170;

Sam Edelman Telsa d’Orsay High Heel Pumps, $120;

Tory Burch Sawyer Calf Hair Small Shoulder Bag, $658;

Saskia Diez Barbelle Gold-Plated Choker, $285;

For a Summer Wedding

Skip your go-to wedding guest attire in favor of a top and skirt set this season. It’s equally formal, but breaks your streak of wearing the same dress to the 72 weddings you have lined up.

H&M Short Ruffled Top, $30;

H&M Ruffled Chiffon Skirt, $70;

Rene Caovilla Tourmaline Thong Sandal, $1,260;

Kayu Jen Clutch, $208;

Adornmonde Isah Gold Butterfly Stud Earrings, $70;



On a Hike


For outdoor activities, skip the unnecessary layer of a drifit tee and wear a longline sports bra instead. Nothing makes you feel like hiking Runyon Canyon quite like a matching sports top and leggings.

P.E Nation The Big Ticket Cropped Vest, $78;

P.E Nation Centre Pass Leggings, $93;

Uniqlo Pocketable Parka, $40;

Patagonia Lightweight Travel Mini Hip Pack, $29;

Hoka One One Tor Ultra Hi WP Hiking Boot, $240;


Day Trippin’


If you’re spending a day exploring a new town, keep to an outfit that can easily transition from location to location. A cute crop top paired with straight-leg jeans is comfy for a two-hour drive, but polished enough for an upscale lunch.

Rosie Assoulin Picot-Trimmed Checked Seersucker Bustier Top, $498;

M.I.H Jeans Cult Croped High-Rise Straight leg Jeans, $225;

Dragon Diffuson for J. Crew Woven Ballet Flats, $168;

A.P.C. Half Moon Leather Cross-Body Bag, $333;

Dinosaur Designs Rock Swirl and Sand Art Set of Two Resin Bracelets, $175;


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