Crop It Like It’s Hot

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sjp crop white dresscrop top vogueIf you’re not one of the crazy girls who has been planning her wedding day – including the dream dress – ever since you’re 5 years old; chances are even if you found a perfectly fine wedding dress – you secretly wish to get married again (to the same guy, of course) because there are several other “the ones”. For me; the options were ethereal chiffon, slinky satin, Jenny Peckham like lace, Elie Saab like embellishment, Giambattista Valli like feathers and wearing a two piece gown, preferaby the upper piece being a cropped one.

When I first saw the wedding photos of Emre Güven (a Turkish fashion photographer) and Liana Kesenci (a Turkish designer) on; I was green with envy. Not only did they have my dream rustic, alfresco wedding; the bride wore the simplest, most perfect crop top – bias cut skirt combo. Without a surprise, the idea was also adopted by some of the bridal designers as well, for their fall 2014 collections. Then I realized that Emilio Pucci, Chanel, Oscar dela Renta and such have already embraced the midriff in whites, as well as celebs like Olivia Wilde and Rose Byrne (need I remind you of the two piece salmon pink Calvin Klein she wore to the Emmy awards 2013).

It requires solid abs and lots of self-confidence but it looks so cool, so elegant and perfectly different. Definately my favourite bridal trend of all.


Miss Selfridge White Cut Out Shoulder Top

Reem Acra Lace Me Up Skirt


St John Collection Sequined Tulle Top Satin Wrap Maxi Skirt

Elizabeth and James Brendon Crop Top

Kain Maren washed-silk and chiffon maxi skirt

MARZIALI crochet knit cropped top

Lanvin Silk-blend tiered maxi skirt

TOPSHOP Cornelli Crop Top

Free People Mi Amore Maxi Skirt

Stone Cold Fox Guerrilla Lace Crop Top

ASOS Full Midi Skirt in Scuba

BCBG Max Azria Fit and Flare Skirt

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Theia Illusion Skirt with Beaded Waist

Nasty Gal Separate Ways Crop Top

SIMONE ROCHA layered knitted pencil skirt

Rochas Duchess silk-satin top

Missoni Crochet-knit maxi skirt

TOPSHOP Embellished Lace Pinny Top

FAUSTO PUGLISI asymmetric ruffled skirt

Givenchy Baby blue Cady Tubino layered train skirt

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Shakuhachi Python Crop Top

PODOLYAN asymmetrical fold over skirt

Maiyet Shearling-effect cowl-neck top

Chloé Polka-dot layered tulle skirt

Nasty Gal Lennox Lace Crop Top


Tibi Embroidered Paneled Skirt

Motel Fearne Crop Top With One Shoulder

Misile About Girl Tutu Mini

ASOS 90's Crop Top with Off the Shoulder Detail

Donna Karan Layered crepe and silk-chiffon maxi skirt

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image sources:, wwd,, pinterest,, harper’s bazaar, daughters of simone



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