Cut-Out Clothing is the Look of the Summer
This roundup will help you nail the cut-out trend.
After an entire year inside due to lockdowns across the globe, it seems like everyone is looking for new ways to show all of the skin they’ve kept buried underneath athletic wear as they venture back outside. The resurgence of the cut-out in clothing is the perfect way to stand out in whatever crowd. Fashion icons like Alexa Demie, Zendaya, and Dua Lipa have sported the cut-out in various ways, inspiring absolute FOMO everywhere.
From tops and pants to dresses and rompers, the brands below have perfected the cut-out trend for all of your wardrobe needs.
Jetta Jumpsuit – $213
This Poster Girl fishnet shapewear jumpsuit is perfect for someone looking to steal the room. Both Dua Lipa and Kylie Jenner have been spotted wearing it, and their photos in it on Instagram are simply envy-inducing.
House Of CB
This bodycon mini dress sports a unique cut, showcasing an eye-catching right-side waist flash of skin that’ll make everyone take a second glance at your entire ‘fit.
Tamri Dress – $150
Listen, showing some side and under boob can be extremely intimidating, but the Indah Tamri Dress makes it look easy. Its unique cut around the sides make it an elegant way to highlight the best parts of your body’s side profile.
Slight Tank in Cream – $105
This form-fitting tank top is perfect for anyone who is both intimidated-yet-enamored with the cut-out trend. Its wrap-around waist cut can be dressed up or down for a versatile and stunning day-to-night look.
Bronx and Banco
Cleopatra Khaki Two Piece – $700
This stunning two piece is perfect for all of your night-out needs. The hip cut-outs create a perfect, barely-there effect that will really highlight your waistline.
SS21 Halter Neck Bodysuit – $598
This RUi Official Bodysuit is not for the faint of heart. With its star-shaped breast cut-outs, this bodysuit gives major Leo energy in the best way.
White Cut-Out Jeans – $384
If you’re looking for a casual way to incorporate cut-outs into your daily wardrobe, these Maison Margiela jeans are it. Its hip cut-outs are very subtle. These pants will look amazing paired with a crop top (for when you’re feeling like showing some skin), or with a bodysuit (for when you want a slightly more covered-up look).
Cut-Out Linen Blazer – $445
This linen blazer will help you show that cut-outs can be worn everywhere, even to the office! With subtle ruched waist cut-outs on both sides that can be worn over a bodysuit, you’ll be ready to take the cut-out trend to work in a way that’ll leave you feeling empowered.
The K Label
Okay, so maybe you’re not actually ready to give up hoodies just yet, but you’re still looking to incorporate the cut-out trend in your closet. This Corset Hoodie by The K Label, with its v-shaped cut, will give you the cut-out look by exposing your hips. It perfectly melds the sensual look of the cut-out trend with the comfort of active wear.
Power Top in Colour Burst – $110
This power top is perfect for those of us who want to rock the halter top look but want a bit of neckline support. It showcases your bare decolletage and shoulders with the added support of a collar to keep everything together.
Green Surface Dress – $376
Want the illusion of a cut-out without showing any skin? Then this dress is for you! With its yellow, ribbed knit trim in different shapes along the entirety of the garment, this dress is a perfect entry point for the cut-out trend that doesn’t actually reveal anything.
TNA Collection, Aritzia
The TNA Costa T-Shirt is a simple and versatile take on the cut-out trend. It comes in both black and white, and can be added to any capsule wardrobe to give your outfits a new, subtle, pop of your decolletage.