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7 Tips on How to Wear Black This Summer

Who said black can't be worn in summer?
7 Tips on How to Wear Black This Summer
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Who said black can't be worn in summer?

Contrary to popular belief, black is a wearable hue in the summer. You just need to know the right styling tricks to be able to pull it off. So get ready to abandon beliefs that ebony is not a happy color to be worn when the sun is out. Below, we've got the easiest styling tips that will prove that black is back and the most versatile color yet.

1. Keep the hemlines short.

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This summer, it's time to bare your smooth legs. Opt for mini skirts and short dresses that are loose and cut above your knees to display your legs for days.

2. Go strappy or go home.

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Here's the trick to enjoy the summer breeze in black. Punctuate your decolletage with slinky straps and skip the sleeves!

3. Mind the fabric.

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Black absorbs all types of light and colors so be wary of the fabric's thickness. Sheer and lace are your best bets when you want to cover up more.

4. Bring out the crop tops.

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It's not just your hemlines that should shrink come the sunny days. It's the best time to bring out your cropped tops and show off that rocking body.

5. Yes, you can still layer.

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If you dare to pile on clothes this summer, do it with caution. Be aware of the fabrics that you pair with your black article and stick to loose, light layers.

6. Slit up.

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Maxi dresses are easy summer ensembles you can easily put together even on the laziest day. But given the warm weather, it can feel restricting and too hot. One way to fix this is through a single cut up your thighs. Enjoy the summer breeze in your maxi dress through a simple slit.

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7. Accessorize.

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When all else fails and you're not convinced to hop on the summer black trend, let your accessories be the star of your outfit instead.

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