3 Ways to Style a Bell Sleeve Blouse

There’s something so fun and flirty about a bell sleeve top and I want to wear this one every chance I get. Today I’m showing you three totally different ways to style a bell sleeve blouse–for work, weekend, and a night out–to highlight just how truly versatile this closet favorite can be.

With all three of these looks, you’ll notice they all share a fitted bottom. Because this particular blouse is voluminous in both the sleeves and the body, so to balance out that extra volume, it needs to be paired with something fitted on the bottom. I think you could also carefully pair it with a sleek trouser but, being petite, the fitted bottom is less overpowering on my frame.

3 Ways to Style a Bell Sleeve Blouse

For Work with Skinny Trousers and Pumps

This top is stunning with a simple pair of black ankle pant and classic pumps. It’s professional, yet on trend. The statement pearls add a fun element while keeping it classy enough for the office. Pair with a long wool coat and a structured tote to complete the look, and you’ll look like a million bucks.

For Weekend with Skinny Jeans and Ankle Boots

For the weekend, this bell sleeve blouse looks fantastic with your favorite pair of skinny jeans, a simple crossbody bag, and a pair of ankle boots. You could also totally dress this down even more with a cute pair of sneakers and a backpack. The bell sleeves are so fun that you can really play up the rest of the look with even more quirky pieces.

With Faux Leather Leggings and a Fur Vest for a Night Out

When you’re ready to take this blouse out for a date or girls’ night out, they perfectly pair with faux leather leggings and a great pair of heels. Rock a pair of strappy heels for a sexier look, or some sky-high ankle boots for an edgier feel. Layer on your favorite clutch and some statement earrings or a necklace. For an extra layer of warmth, a faux fur vest is the perfect piece to keep those sleeves at center stage.

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I'm Lauren, a wife, mom, and corporate manager turned entrepreneur. I'm obsessed with organization, love a great vintage mid-century find, and only cook no-fuss meals that take under 30 minutes. In a world of excess, I'm doing what I can to have less and enjoy the simple parts of life. If you're a modern woman who wants a simplified, yet beautiful, life, you have come to the right place. This blog is meant to inspire you, the modern woman, to have a "fewer, better" mentality, and to live with style in all areas of your life.

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