St-Tropez: cover-up street shots

I was in St. Tropez about 3 years ago…oh, how I miss it, thanks WGSN for this update.

As seen in WGSN – WGSN headed to St-Tropez, home of designer luxury, to check out the latest and most inspirational cover-up trends.

Editor’s picks

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • Photoreal prints modernise 70s-style fringing
  • A grey silk jumpsuit creates a utility style
  • Eyelet crochet trimming adds aesthetic interest to a basic tunic

Simple sheers

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • Sheer empire-line blouses channel 70s bohemia
  • Amethyst dip-dye sheers
  • Loose-fit chiffon trousers featuring simple floral embroidery

Cropped kaftan silhouette

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • Bold all-over mishmash patterns were key
  • Pale neutral versions were a sophisticated staple among the 30+ market
  • Simple white embroidery adds delicate feminine detail

Fringe effect

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • A self-fringed jersey vest dress featuring a dreamcatcher print conjures a Native American aesthetic
  • Horizontal fringe panels evolve the fringing trend
  • Fringed side seams create a retro beach vibe

Embellished tee

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • Contrast braiding creates a textural trim
  • Circular gold foil patterns draw 60s mod associations
  • Experiment with embroided inserts to update a simple jersey tee

The jumpsuit

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • Neutral grey tones are key
  • Jumpsuits featuring elasticated calf-length hems appear as an emerging trend
  • Dense floral prints add a youthful appeal

White shirting

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • An oversized tuxedo-style shirt featuring menswear pleating is given fresh context
  • Consider pleats, tucks and buttoned necklines to add subtle detail to smocks
  • An oversized cotton dress featuring a low-tie waist combines laidback comfort and style

Whitework

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • Strategically tiered floral lace makes for a wearable cover-up
  • Experiment with eyelet crochet borders on cape sleeves
  • A wide eyelet lace neckline adds detail to a simple cotton cover-up

Embellished necklines

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • Add interest to a simple kimono cover-up with heavy emerald jewels and beads
  • Combine crisscross lacing and decorative embroidered eyelets
  • Incorporate metal chains into halter necklines

Black shift

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • Create an embellished empire line using an assortment of black beads
  • Play with asymmetric silhouettes to add design interest to a simple shift
  • Symmetrical gathers sitting below the bustline create subtle shape

Peach hues

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • The peach trend remains a popular summer staple
  • A light cotton sundress featuring floral embroidery is feminine in peach
  • Combine peach and grey silk threads to create light knit cover-ups

Deep turqoise

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  • Blue and green versions of deep turquoise
  • Combine a blue-based turquoise with bright yellow highlights for a bright, sporty look
  • A bright turquoise backless naval-skimming halter reveals flashes of swimwear beneath

Bright contrast florals

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WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

WGSN street shot, St-TropezWGSN street shot, St-Tropez

  • Dense placement florals stand out on contrast grounds
  • Experiment with garden prints that appear to grow towards the bustline
  • Placement paisley florals brighten a simple black playsuit

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