No matter how old you are, you can never really be too old for crop tops if you know how to wear them. Shop affordable and super stylish short, midriff-baring shirts with long sleeves, flares, pleats, tube or off-the-shoulder styles at these stores in Singapore.
Wearing off-the-shoulder tops and dresses isn’t the only way to show some skin. You can also beat the heat (especially in a country like Singapore) with midriff-baring crop tops and short shirts. This ‘90s staple silhouette is not only designed for teens, young adults and those blessed with taut abs; women over 30 can also style this wardrobe must-have for work, casual days out and dinner dates. Show some skin in a tasteful and stylish way by teaming this versatile top with a pair of high-waisted jeans, smart trousers or skirt. Here are some stores in Singapore, including local fashion labels, that offer a wide range of affordable crop tops in all kinds of styles.
Without having to head to the high street for quality but affordable clothes, this Asian fast-fashion label offers edgy yet feminine crop tops in a combination of styles including lace, pleats and ruffles. From the office to the bar, the versatility of each piece gives you the freedom to wear it anytime and anywhere you want. Plus, these Pomelo designs are created with breathable fabrics that make them totally wearable in Singapore’s hot weather.
Pomelo, available online.
When it comes to shopping for wardrobe staples, Love, Bonito tops the list as Singapore’s leading online fashion boutique. And it’s easy to see why – its widely-popular selection of stylish and on-trend apparel, including its collection of sophisticated crop tops, regularly sell out within days. We find its clothes totally wearable for a day out with friends, as well as working your way through the week in the office with effortless style.
Love, Bonito, available online.
This Singapore label offers collections of trendy and au courant fashions at affordable prices. Can you really say no to that? MDS is has a great mix of professional and playful crop tops in velvet, cotton, lace that goes well with a variety of bottoms including jeans, skirts and even shorts, without looking too young, or not appropriate for work. Plus, with over 10 outlets islandwide, it’s hard to resist stepping into one for a quick session of retail therapy.
MDS, available at multiple locations including ION Orchard and VivoCity.
The Wyld Shop
Go wild (or rather, wyld) with your style by heading over to The Wyld Shop. The Singapore-based boutique certainly packs a sartorial punch with fab Australian cult labels such as Le Specs, MinkPink, Paint It Red, Vamastyle, and many more. Discover all sorts of fashionable and affordable crop tops from Down Under at its showroom. Trust us, you’ll be spoilt for choice!
The Wyld Shop, 18 Roseburn Ave, Frankel Estate, Singapore 456369, p. 8518 8620.
Can’t get enough statement pieces for your wardrobe? Go for a bold style for a fashion stamp of approval! Stand out with a printed, bejewelled, sheer or bright-coloured crop top. Bershka also stocks a collection of sporty crop tops that are fab for athleisure-type style or to wear underneath something more sheer. Even though these midriff-baring tops are less suitable for the office, we believe they are great for a chilled day out with your mates under the sun!
Bershka, available at multiple locations including ION Orchard and Vivo City.
The always bang on-trend Zara is naturally our source of stylish day-to-night wear, including looks to help you ace that office presentation. Its collections of crop tops are sheer perfection; you’ll find yourself knee-deep in embroidered, ribbed, off-the-shoulder and denim crop tops in a variety of styles. These crop tops will have you looking like a star from the boardroom to the bar.
Zara, available at multiple locations, including Liat Towers Orchard and Marina Bay Sands.
Swedish fashion brand H&M is no stranger to affordable and quality on-trend fashion pieces. It’s line of casual pieces – H&M Divided – stocks a cool range of crop tops, jumpers and hoodies with band art, quirky prints and statements in bold fonts. Go for a ‘90s throwback feel with an oversized slogan cropped tee, or pick a v-neck crop top decorated in floral prints for a tropical vibe. Probably not the perfect choice for the office but great for a fun, casual hangout.
H&M, available at multiple locations including 313@somerset and ION Orchard.