Elegant cape, practical and chic fashion wear for summer 2023, which can be worn even when you return
Can a cover-up become a full-fledged wardrobe item? Absolutely yes, just choose the right model. Among the undeniable trends of summer 2023, we find cover, from the comfortable and fun sarong skirt, to the sophisticated and romantic crochet dresses, to the long and sheer bodycon dresses (loved by celebrities like Vittoria Ceretti and Kendall Jenner). ). In fact, these are just a few fashion ideas to copy if you want a beachy look that can also be offered in the city (with a few tricks).
Discover the best women’s capes and fashion ideas to bring to life in summer 2023:
#1 Elegant, long and stretchy translucent finish
A star favorite like Kendall Jenner, who wears a long sheer cape, is actually an elongated version of a tank top.
We chose two very similar styles: a dress from NA-KD, always sleeveless and ankle length, and one from Good America, with long sleeves and a sleeve detail with finger holes. This beach cape is also perfect for getting back into town.
The Vioyavo dress, on the other hand, is a “wow alternative” for those looking for something more sophisticated and flashy: its bright purple color always remains transparent and, in addition, goes very well with a tan. such as an open back, a cowl neckline and a dizzying side slit. We also opted for a shimmery option compared to the cape Kendall has worn, such as Yamamay’s cape.
#2 Crochet and romantic cover up
Whether it’s a crochet cape, crochet or broderie anglaise embroidery, you can never go wrong with these summer dresses: they always have I do not know what sophisticated and cute, even if you decide on very miniskirts (in the city you might consider turning them into a 2000s top).
Similar to short model Chantel Jeffries in the first photo, Anna Kosturova’s mini dress is crafted using the iconic crochet technique and is perfect for a cocktail by the pool or a special dinner at an exotic location. For the long version, we chose Remain’s elegant knitted cape, which, despite the midi length, looks very funny thanks to the special pom-pom detail. everywhereboth on the dress and on the hem.
For those tired of long cuts, whites and neutrals, Mango’s colorful crochet set is a fresh and youthful take on the classic embroidered cape; consisting of a skirt and a top, it is obviously perfect to use also in a broken form, even with a simple one with a white T-shirt.
#3 Ethnic and versatile kimono cover up
A kimono cape is a versatile garment that can be worn both over a swimsuit and with shorts; You can indulge yourself by playing with different fabrics and patterns, more or less complex.
Among the most classic models, we certainly find the caftan. Avery by Melissa Odabash in white cotton with intricate Sangallo embroidery and typical laces to be tied in front. If, on the other hand, your suitcase lacks something a little more expensive and sophisticated, the Camilla kimono, crafted in luxurious silk, is the model for you: embellished with delicate crystal embellishments, it has the typical relaxed silhouette with a tie-down belt. at the waist.
Not to mention a crochet variant such as the Goldenpoint kimono, which features three-quarter sleeves and a front cutout. The color is bright green, and the 100% cotton crochet fabric, despite its length, retains the freshness and lightness typical of this type of cape. Pack up now and wear with jeans when you get back.
#4 Mesh cape, practical and cool
Even the mesh cape is in this year’s fashion trends, probably because it can be dressed with minimal effort, literally!
For example, the gorgeous Karruche Tran, who wears a one-piece mesh mini dress for a minimalist and sexy beach look; we opted for a similar model by Alix Pinho with long sleeves and a more stretchy fit and cut-out details such as a plunging back opening that leaves the back open. Perfect for the most special occasions, Cinq a Sep’s ivory cape remains sophisticated and elegant despite its peek-a-boo effect.
The long dress from Mnrioucii, on the other hand, is a suitable alternative if you are looking for an elegant dress with a simpler design: more than 10 shades are available, from beige to black to bright turquoise, reminiscent of Tiffany blue. . This model, thanks to a very straight cut, looks like a joker, which is suitable for any occasion.
#5 Sarong, practical and fun
Last but not least, among the trends we find the sarong skirt: a timeless classic that, thanks to its versatility, should not be missing in any suitcase. Pairs perfectly with a matching one-piece swimsuit or solid color bikini (sarong shade).
Among the long options, we chose two super-chic models: the first from Agua by Agua Bendita in a mixture of cotton and silk with a floral print (to pair with a matching swimsuit, for example), and the second from Agua by Agua Bendita. Max Mara in soft ethnic-print silk.
If, on the other hand, you are looking for a more practical and less demanding cover, the mini version is certainly the most appropriate choice, such as the 100% cotton Calzedonia model, which has a very convenient wallet opening with a strap on the side (also available in more than 5 different colors). With a minimalist cut, always minimalist but crisp, the Toteme Pareo is an anthem to summer with a striped pattern and fringed edges.
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