Wrap Tops: The Ultimate Styling Guide

Wrap Tops: The Ultimate Styling Guide

Welcome to "Wrap Tops: The Ultimate Styling Guide." In this comprehensive blog post, we will explore everything you need to know about wrap tops and how to style them for various occasions. From understanding what makes wrap tops so popular to mastering the art of accessorizing, we've got you covered. We'll also introduce you to our favorite wrap tops from Aday, including the That's A Wrap Top, Twist Chill Wrap Top and Club House Wrap Top.

model wearing thats a wrap top aday

1. Understanding Wrap Tops

Wrap tops are a type of garment characterized by their adjustable and flattering silhouette. They feature a front closure that wraps around the body, often secured with ties, buttons, or snaps. This unique design allows you to adjust the fit and create a customized look for your body shape.

1.1 What are Wrap Tops?

Wrap tops are versatile garments that can be either "faux wrap" (sewn closed at the front) or "true wrap" (with adjustable closures). The overlapping front creates a V-neckline, which enhances the bust and elongates the neck, making it universally flattering for all body types.

1.2 Why Choose Wrap Tops?

Wrap tops are a favorite among fashion enthusiasts for several reasons:

  • Flattering Silhouette: The wrap design cinches at the waist, accentuating your curves and creating an hourglass figure.
  • Body-Contouring Effect: The adjustable closure allows you to control how tight or loose the top fits, giving you the freedom to accentuate your best features.
  • Versatility: From casual to formal settings, wrap tops can be dressed up or down, making them a wardrobe essential for various occasions.

2. Mastering the Basics

2.1 Finding the Perfect Fit 

When choosing a wrap top, ensure it fits snugly around your waist without pulling or gaping at the bust. The wrap should lie flat against your body without any bunching or bulging. Opt for a length that complements your body shape, be it cropped, hip-length, or tunic-style.

2.2 The Right Fabric Matters 

Selecting the right fabric can significantly impact how your wrap top drapes and looks on your body. Lightweight and breathable fabrics like cotton or silk are ideal for warmer weather, while knit fabrics or jersey blends provide comfort during colder months.

2.3 Essential Colors for Your Wardrobe 

Invest in neutral colors like black, white, navy, and beige, as they are versatile and can be easily paired with other pieces in your wardrobe. Additionally, consider adding a few statement colors or prints to add variety and personality to your outfits.

3. Casual Chic: Everyday Styling

3.1 Effortless Casual Look 

Pair your wrap top with your favorite pair of jeans for a relaxed and chic everyday look. For warmer days, opt for denim shorts or a wrap top worn over a summer skirt. Complete the look with comfortable sandals or stylish sneakers.

3.2 Weekend Adventures 

Elevate your casual outfit for weekend outings by layering a lightweight jacket or a kimono over your wrap top. Add a touch of boho charm with a wide-brimmed hat and some layered necklaces.

4. Business Casual: Office-Ready Attire

4.1 Creating a Professional Ensemble 

For a polished office look, team your wrap top with tailored trousers or a high-waisted pencil skirt. Choose solid colors or subtle prints to maintain a professional appearance. Finish the look with closed-toe heels and minimal jewelry.

4.2 Adding Layers for Elegance 

Layer a classic blazer over your wrap top to instantly elevate your outfit for business meetings or after-work events. A structured handbag and statement earrings add sophistication to your overall look.

5. Glamorous Nights: Formal and Evening Wear

5.1 Elegant Evening Look 

Opt for a true wrap top in luxurious fabric for a formal event or a night out. Pair it with a flowing maxi skirt or tailored wide-leg pants. Complete the ensemble with high heels, an elegant clutch, and statement jewelry.

5.2 Red Carpet Ready 

For a show-stopping appearance, combine the wrap top with a sleek midi skirt or a form-fitting gown. A pair of strappy heels and a bold lip.

Our Favorite Wrap Tops from Aday

That's A Wrap Top

model wearing aday thats a wrap top

Versatile and universally flattering, the That's A Wrap Top can be tied, draped, snapped, and wrapped in multiple ways, making it a wardrobe essential. Available in moss green, black, white, and limited edition colors, it features our signature high-stretch fabric that drapes like silk and is soft to the touch. This eco-friendly fabric is OEKO-TEX® certified and made in Italy using renewable energy (solar and biomass).

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    Twist + Chill Wrap Top

    Model wearing Aday Twist + chill wrap topdetail from Model wearing Aday Twist + chill wrap top

    The Twist + Chill Wrap Top offers a loose boxy fit and can be wrapped, tied, and snapped in five different ways. Made from Cool Weave fabric, it provides a continuous cooling sensation with embedded natural minerals. Available in coconut, chili, and lapis, this wrap top maximizes airflow, wicks moisture, and is 80% cooler than comparable fabrics.

    Club House Wrap Top

    Model wearing Clubhouse wrap top aday

    Our newest addition, the Club House Wrap Top, features a halter neckline to showcase your arms and a classic wrap top functionality for a perfect fit. Available in black and terracotta, it is made with sustainable Stretch Cupro fabric, a regenerated cellulose material made from cotton waste. Stretch Cupro is breathable, quick-drying, and durable, and it's certified by OEKO-TEX®, FSC, and GRS.

    Congratulations! You've now mastered the art of styling wrap tops for every occasion. By understanding the basics, experimenting with colors and fabrics, and incorporating various accessories, you can create an array of chic and fashionable outfits. So go ahead and elevate your wardrobe with the versatile and flattering wrap tops! Remember, confidence is the key to pulling off any look with grace and style. Happy styling!