By Dana Avidan Cohn
Feb 28, 2014 @ 5:55 pm
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In this weekly feature, InStyle’s Senior Market Editor/Digital Correspondent Dana Avidan-Cohn shares tips and tricks on how to tackle the latest trends. Look for it on What’s Right Now every Friday and be sure to try out the trend yourself using #HowToWearIt.

This new shape is everywhere! It’s also not as scary as it sounds.We love the way A.L.C showed crop tops in their resort collection, shown above. Look for a crop top that hits just at the top of a high waisted pant or skirt and try it with a modern flat sandal so it doesn’t feel too sexy (even with a bit of skin showing).  If you don’t want to bare any midriff, create a layered look by adding a simple, crisp white cotton shell.

Shop It: Topshop, $68;