On Trend: Sheer Layers (How to do it without feeling exposed)

Despite a Hollywood crowd that seems relaxed in sheer gowns clearly showing limbs and lingerie (or more), it’s neither necessary nor flattering to reveal all. Whatever happened to mystery?! The current trend can be followed with a sheer overlay, extended hem or carefully placed underpinning. Here are examples, some quite inexpensive and fun.

Coat and Dresses     left to right

Long Sheer Jacket– Dress up and make anything on trend. Also white or brown. See Through Lace Sheer Mesh Long Sleeve Buttoned Coat With Belt. Handmade to order. $38.99

Sheer Knit Midi Dress by Roland Mouret: The long-sleeved style falls to mid-calf and features sheer knit mesh panels and sleeves with a ut out at the front. 71% viscose, 14% polyester, 14% polyamide, 1% elastane zipped back $684.00

Audrey Embroidered Fit & Flare Dress by Dress the Population:  Hidden back-zip closure Plunging V-neck Sleeveless Lined 100% polyester- sheer layer over shorter skirt. 3D flowers 6 colors $298.00

Blouses     clockwise

Button Tie Neck Blouse by White House Black Market: Soft pink, tie-neck, and jeweled buttons. Long sleeves Separate cami  Regular: 24″ from shoulder 100% polyester. Machine wash cold Sale $69.99

Sheer Point D’Esprit Blouse by Red Valentino: Contrast crêpe de chine self-tie neckline. Made from fine bobbinet tulle with woven dots, also known as point d’esprit. Polyester $393.00. In Pink.

Sheer Pleated Off-Shoulder Corset Top by Rozie Corsets sheer pleated taffeta corset with vertical boning Cap sleeve Formfitting Invisible back zip Polyester/elastane Lining: Polyester $420.00

Skirts, Pants     left to right

Textured Stripe Sheer Hem Midi Skirt by Ming Wang: Also white. Sheer stripes adorn the hem of this sweater-skirt knit with a ribbed effect in a fine gauge 50% rayon, 45% polyester, 5% nylon Machine wash, dry flat $185.00

Gothic Multi-layered Sheer Mesh Long Tulle Pleated Maxi Skirt: Polyester 90% Cotton 5% The inner part is the floral lace skirt with black lining. The outer part is mesh tulle skirt, ankle-length. A-line, fit and flare, high waist design. Elastic waist Sale $33.99

Selena Mesh Wide Leg Pants: Shell: 100% Polyester, Lining: 95% Polyester 5% Spandex all over shiny striped rhinestone embellishments High waist rise, elastic waistband, built in shorts, extra wide hems, and a concealed back zipper. $119.99 

Opening: Lauren Layered Sheer Maxi Shirtdress:  Silk organza. Sheer coverage Fine check pattern Internal slip dress Tied waist Front button fastening Oversized pointed collar Balloon sleeves Straight hem Floor-length Limited sizes $443.00 or $515.00 

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