7 ways to wear sheer fabrics
Experiment with mesh in varying textures and shades. From sultry beach cover ups to billowy blouses, there’s something for every style.
From Supriya Lele to Mark Fast, SS20 runways were awash with sheer fabrics. A trend that was destined for summer popularity, sheer clothing is ideal for warm July evenings when the climate is just a bit too muggy for heavier fabrics.
Whatever your style, these transluscent materials can be remixed again and again to create a myriad of looks - they're not just for the beach, although a bikini looks fantastic under a sheer cover-up.
However, if you want indulge in this trend for a modest wardrobe, choose mesh, gauze or netting for your accessories and outerwear: a jacket to go over your clothes, an evening neckerchief, or evening mesh detailing on your shoes to show off a patterned sock.