Names like Givenchy and Dolce & Gabbana make a strong case for square necklines
Romantic tops, shapely jumpsuits and little black dresses, all get a structured spin with square necklines. We pick out our favourites from brands like Rodarte, Ganni and Cult Gaia.
— Anagha M
Described as a modern twist on the art of draping, Givenchy’s jacquard-satin top is tailored in Italy. The wide straps and a long back panel add a touch of drama to this otherwise minimal and contemporary top. Rs. 88,286 approximately
This Net-a-Porter exclusive by Ganni is an homage to ’90s Britpop. Decorated with tonal florals, the powder-blue dress with a square neck pairs well with ankle boots or chunky sneakers.
Rs. 22,034 approximately
Cream of the crop
Tap into the peasantstyle blouse trend with Cult Gaia’s Petra Tencel top. The cream coloured number juxtaposes over-the-top puffed sleeves with a slim bodice. Pair it with jeans for an afternoon out.
Rs. 30,557 approximately
American label Rodarte is known for its dreamy vibe, and this blouse is no exception. The ruffle-trimmed shoulders and sleeves, and a ribbon tie acrossthe back make it girly and chic. Rs. 2,07,055
This blush pink sateen-crepe jumpsuit by Emilia Wickstead is bold and feminine. The fitted bodice opens up to a trendy wide-leg silhouette. Rs. 74,519 approximately
Straight off the runway, Dolce & Gabbana’s black Duchesse dress is sculpted with silkblend satin. While plain black might be a bit of a departure from the brand’s otherwise floral aesthetic, the fitted silhouette and fine tailoring makes this a statement piece. Rs. 1,14,198 approximately
A study in scarlet
The rich red of this dress by AWAKE Mode makes it a headturner. The scooping square neck and long sleeves are contrasted by a pleated flowy skirt. Rs. 66,030 approximately