Plunging Necklines
Cosmo Editor

Plunging Necklines

- Cosmo Editor

One of winter’s hottest trends is the feminine and risqué plunging neckline which has been seen on fashionista celebs such as Kate Moss, Gwen Stefani, Kim Kardashian and Heidi Klum. This sexy neckline yells, ‘look at me!’, while being a great way of keeping winter woollies fresh, trendy and elegant. The plunging neckline has been added to drapery blouses, maxi dresses, body suits and even swimwear, but it’s a bold look to pull off, so make sure you do it right.

The best way to pull off a plunging neckline is to go naked underneath, but if you can’t imagine yourself bra-less, opt for lacy underwear. A lace bra with a bold style or even a bold print could work. Then, pair your plunging neckline with a structured bottom to balance out your outfit. Think of the seventies vintage trend and take inspiration from it – a plunging top goes well with wide-legged pants or a midi skirt. Pairing your plunging neckline with something structured or masculine creates contrast. A suit jacket with a plunging neckline looks great with a dress; opt for sheer fabrics for a more feminine, sensual style.

Jewellery should be eliminated or worn very moderately, making sure you leave your neckline as the main attraction. If you are going to accessorise wear a tiny, structured handbag and a pointy-toe shoe to keep things from looking over-the-top sexy. Keep your hair tied back in a sexy bed-head bun, a loose fishtail or a plait. Your makeup should be subtle and alluring. And don’t forget the rule of only flaunting one body part at a time.

IF YOU LIKED THIS, YOU'LL ALSO ENJOY THIS...

CELEB FASHION The Kardashian-Jenners Rule The 2014 AMAs Red Carpet - Cleo Marcopoulos | 24 November 2014 | 09:21am

The Kardashian-Jenner sisters have a girls night at the 2014...

SHARE
CONVERSATION STARTERS Why Nine-Year-Old Boys Think It Sucks Being A Guy - Laura Twiggs | 24 November 2014 | 09:15am

A powerful reminder why sexism isn’t great for guys, eithe...

SHARE
RELATIONSHIPS 7 Signs He’s Falling in Love with You - Lisa Witepski | 24 November 2014 | 09:15am

Check out our list to see if he’s as smitten as you are!...

SHARE
HOW TO WEAR The 9 Accessory Must-Haves for Summer 2015 - Cleo Marcopoulos | 24 November 2014 | 08:21am

COSMO's guide on the hottest on the key accessories you need...

SHARE