Fashion Cute Ways to Cover Up By InStyle Editors InStyle Editors Instagram Twitter InStyle's mantra is "Everybody's in," and that means anyone who finds their way to our stories should find themselves reflected in them. We prioritize bringing the right writer to every story and sometimes collaborate as a team to ensure we're including points of view across race, gender expression, body size, skin and hair type, and more. Our editors and writers comprise decades of expertise across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and wellness spaces in print and digital. We prioritize journalistic integrity, factual accuracy, and also having fun with every story we share. For more about our team, click here. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on May 26, 2010 @ 12:31PM Pin Share Tweet Email Photo: Clasos.com / Splash News Cute Ways to Cover Up 01 of 08 Maxi Dress Splash News The ultimate beach-to-brunch piece, a long cotton dress is boho glam in a single step. Crib from Alicia Keys and choose a maxi embellished with sun-catching sequins or studs. 02 of 08 Mini Caftan Ciao Pix/INFphoto.com Who knew Mrs. Roper was a style icon? A short caftan-like Hayden Panettiere's Melissa Odabash number-keeps your two-piece under wraps while showing off your stems (Chrissy would approve). 03 of 08 Romper Perkins, Shirley, PacificCoastNews.com Nothing says California Girl ease like a one-piece! Kristin Cavallari chose a pull-on Karina Grimaldi romper for the simplest possible beachside change. 04 of 08 Skirt Splash News Mix and match patterns with a print mini that contrasts with your bikini (like Bey's Pucci swirl bandeau top and a palm-print bottom). Bonus: a cute skirt is the perfect way to camouflage a not so Beyonce-like lower half. 05 of 08 Tunic Pedro Andrade/Bret Thompsett/PacificCoastNews.com Cute and classic, a print tunic can pass as a post-seaside mini. Give it a happy-hour edge, a la Courteney Cox, by choosing a version with a low-dipping tie-neck top. 06 of 08 Sarong TRB/Fame Pictures A sheer scarf is the perfect backup to a seductively skimpy bikini. Gwen Stefani accented her bold red two-piece with stacks of bracelets and a lightweight shawl. 07 of 08 Boyfriend Shirt RAMEY PHOTO For nonchalant cool, nothing beats a boy's button-down. Kate Moss added edge to her white eyelet bikini with a grunge-chic plaid shirt. 08 of 08 Cardigan Clasos.com / Splash News Your favorite office sweater is your new vacation buddy! A sheer boyfriend style like Rihanna's will keep your skin from the sun-and the front pockets are the perfect place to stash keys and cash.