Quickly becoming one of this season's hottest and most chic silhouettes, peplums have been spotted everywhere from the red carpet to top fashion magazines. Flattering on any figure, the peplum is accessible to everyone, no matter what shape or size. If you have yet to try this waist-defining look, get on the peplum train by checking out these striking spring hits.
Pretty in Pink
Peplum king Jason Wu masters "pretty in pink" with this sophisticated peplum cocktail dress. This gorgeous belted frock features an ivory houndstooth-patterned lace top, a bubblegum pink floaty peplum-waisted skirt that trails into a dramatic waterfall in the back, and a skinny black bow belt that adds both elegance and femininity. This gorgeous design has been touted as the "it" dress by almost every major fashion magazine in the world for its exquisite design.
Update your LBD collection with this city-chic peplum frock from Camilla and Marc. Unique features like taffeta fabric add a contrasting twist to an otherwise sleek design, while magenta piping adds a pop of color. Pair this structured dress with neon pumps for a full-on modern look.
Three Trends in One
Kill three trends with one peplum in this Preen crepe dress. Featuring a color-blocked silhouette, a flared peplum and a neon contrast skirt, this modern LBD will put you on Spring's Best Dressed List upon wear. Figure-flattering at its best, the fitted design and ruching at waist will tone your frame, while the peplum feature whittles down your middle. Pair with futuristic booties to inject edge or sleek platforms for sexy definition.
The Mini Pep
Show some leg in this mini peplum skirt from Zara. A great all year-round staple, this fun mini shows off its serious side in a dark gray hue that is both office appropriate (with tights of course) and date night accessible. Another amazing feature is its affordable price tag. Also available in black, teal, and blue.
Beginners Pep 101
Dip your toes into the peplum trend with this blue Marc by Marc Jacobs pencil skirt. Frilly ruffles accent rather than dominate the hips on this piece, adding a retro vibe that is both vintage-inspired and playful. Easy to pair and combine, this versatile piece will add chic to any ensemble.
Flowers On My Pep
Asos's bold floral print peplum top is fresh and spring-appropriate. The gathered detailing on the shoulders and round neckline with pleated front add sophistication to this flared pep. Pair this colorful top with jeans for a casual combo or with a black body-con skirt for a sexy night out. Did I mention it costs under $50?
Tailored Peplum Jacket
Work spring's biggest silhouette in style with this McQ Alexander McQueen peplum short-sleeved jacket. Done in cherry-red twill, this structured jacket will instantly add chicness to any attire. The black piping and double layered lapels look both edgy and refined on this eye-catching shape. This statement jacket will add versatility and fun to your closet, making it investment-worthy.