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How to wear this summer's top trends for your body type

Author: Elle Canada

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How to wear this summer's top trends for your body type

 

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How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Colourful print fashion trend: Pear-shape body type

Spotted at the Summer 2014 runways: Peter Pilotto, Giles, Burberry Prorsum Why we love it: Punchy prints (and lots of them!), make for a bold and personal fashion statement. What will yours say? How to wear it: Try a flowy printed top with a slim-fitted bottom to create a long, lean and balanced silhouette. The pastel heel is your complementary summer fashion must-have. 26 reasons to love Summer 2014

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Colourful print fashion trend: The heel

Sophia Webster Beige & Black D'orsay Nika Heels ($490), at ssense.com. 10 prettiest shoes to wear to work now

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Sophia Webster Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Colourful print fashion trend: The skinny jean

Balmain Blue Denim Vintage ($379), at shopmrsh.com. Denim guide: 10 things to know about denim this summer Β 

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Balmain Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Colourful print fashion trend: The blouse

Clover Canyon Santorini Chiffon Sweatshirt ($275), at Holt Renfrew. The 20 prettiest floral pieces of the summer Β 

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Clover Canyon Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Metallic fashion trend: Tall and lean body type

Spotted at the Summer 2014 runways: Lanvin, Christopher Kane, Alexander McQueen Why we love it: The high-shine appeal of this trend is that it's the perfect summer night out look when paired with a crop top and heels (seen here) or add a silk blouse and blazer and take it to the office. Win win. How to wear it: Accentuate the length of your frame with a hemline that falls above the knee, and heels that are as playful as you are. 50+ head-to-toe summer fashion looks

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Metallic fashion trend: Pleated skirt

Alice and Olivia Lizzie Fulle Skirt ($368), at aliceandolivia.com. 8 new rules of summer hemlines

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Alice and Olivia Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Metallic fashion trend: The printed top

Talula Wiltona Tank in black and oak ($15), at aritzia.com. 5 great beach-to-bar outfits to wear this summer

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Talula Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Metallic fashion trend: The ankle strap heel

ALDO Galelawen in black patent ($80), at aldoshoes.com. 10 wedge sandals we can't wait to wear this summer

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of ALDO Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Collared shirt fashion trend: Petite body type

Spotted at the Summer 2014 runways: Valentino, Michael Kors, Pink Tartan Why we love it: For its sharp familiarity that's taken on a whole new cool girl-edge this season. How to wear it: Buttoned up or slightly disheveled, the collared shirt works both tucked in and hanging loose on smaller frames. What to wear to work this week

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Collared shirt fashion trend: The blouse

H&M Sleeveless blouse ($29.95), at hm.com/ca. Your high/low shopping guide to summer denim

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of H&M Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Collared shirt fashion trend: The leather legging

MaxMara Weekend Leather Panelled Leggings ($575), at harrods.com. 7 summer fashion mistakes you didn't know you were making

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of MaxMara Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Collared shirt fashion trend: The pointy toe flat

Tod's Suede Ballerinas ($455), at mytheresa.com. 20 summer sandals under $150

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Tod's Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Sportswear fashion trend: Banana-shape body type

Spotted at the Summer 2014 runways: Tommy Hilfiger, Tom Ford, Gucci Why we love it: This season's sportswear is so much more than yoga-only attire, in that its not like it at all. Think jersey fabrics in sexy cuts, tailored track pants and varsity jackets in playful summer hues. How to wear it: Instead of ovesized fabrics that drape and mishape the silhouette, opt for slim-fitting shapes. Try skinny sweatpants with a flowy tank and vest for the perfect '90s-inspired take. How to get the ’90s cool girl style

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Sportswear fashion trend: The flat sandal

Birkenstock Arizona ($125), at nelly.com 50+ summer shoe trends to try now

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Birkenstock Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Sportswear fashion trend: The track pant

NSF EXCLUSIVE Deconstructed Sweatpants ($282.21), at intermixonline.com. Summer sportswear: 12 cool varsity fashion items Β 

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of NSF Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Sportswear fashion trend: The tank top

H&M cotton top ($9.95), at hm.com/ca. Your best head-to-toe beach style looks

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of H&M Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Sportswear fashion trend: The leather vest

River Island Brown perforated leather vest ($140), at riverisland.com. The 10 absolute best swimsuits of the summer

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of River Island Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Crop top fashion trend: Apple-shape body type

Spotted at the Summer 2014 runways: Lacoste, Dolce & Gabbana, Victoria Beckham Why we love it: Today's crop tops can just as easily conceal your mid-section as much as they can showcase washboard abs. It's all about playing with the height of your waistline (note: high-waisted skirts and pants are your friends here). How to wear it: Try a high-waisted pencil skirt paired with a flowing top, with only a peek of skin showing. It's super flattering and creates a balanced look. 10 hot summer beach bags to buy now

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Crop top fashion trend: The crop top

Talula Kendall Tank ($22), at aritzia.com. 10 ways to wear a crop top

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Talula Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Crop top fashion trend: The pencil skirt

H&M Pencil skirt ($34.95), at hm.com/ca. How to be the most stylish guest at every type of wedding this summer

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of H&M Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Crop top fashion trend: The ballet flat

Tory Burch Catherine Ballet Flat in natural/bright navy ($250) at toryburch.com. 8 reasons to love flats this summer

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Tory Burch Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Luxe sweater fashion trend: Athletic body type

Spotted at the Summer 2014 runways: Givenchy, Alexander Wang, Proenza Schouler Why we love it: No longer a weekend-only option, the sweater has gained a luxe rebirth with rich textures, graphic prints and cutouts to make this a chic all-day look. How to wear it: For straight and boyish silhouettes, pair with a flared or peplum skirt and low-heeled sandals for sportier yet still-feminine ensemble. Upgrade your summer wardrobe for $250 right now

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of ELLE Canada Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Luxe sweater fashion trend: The ankle-strap sandal

Vince Remy Low Heel Sandals ($147.50), at shopbop.com. 10 shoes to wear instead of flip-flops

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Vince Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Luxe sweater fashion trend: The sweater

Christopher Kane sphere sweatshirt $891.39), at farfetch.com/ca. How to rock festival fashion in the city

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Christopher Kane Credits: ELLE Canada

How to wear the hottest Summer 2014 trends for your body type

Luxe sweater summer fashion trend: The skirt

Pink Tartan White Fit & Flare Skirt in White ($147.50), at pinktartan.com. 10 Canadian fashion designers we're totally obsessed with

By: Ava Baccari Source: Courtesy of Pink Tartan Credits: ELLE Canada
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How to wear this summer's top trends for your body type