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21 flattering off-the-shoulder styles to try now

For those who want to wear Cinco de Mayo outfits without going gimmicky, look no further than off-the-shoulder tops and dresses.
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For those hoping for a fun summer style to try now, look no further than off-the-shoulder tops and dresses. When Kathie Lee Gifford wore a printed, boho-style top on TODAY Monday, fans couldn't get enough! Luckily, it's a universally flattering style that anyone can try.

As one of the top trends of the season, these pieces have a major fiesta feel and are guaranteed to become wardrobe favorites through the rest of the season. We love the idea of taking a tie-neck or button-down blouse from your closet and making a DIY off-the-shoulder shirt.

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But if you’re in the market for something new, read on for our roundup, featuring 21 of the best off-the-shoulder styles.

LOFT.com

For those who are nervous to try the trend, a beach cover-up is the perfect way to work it into your wardrobe. Plus, there’s nothing wrong with letting the straps peek out!

LOFT Beach Off The Shoulder Dress, $70

Jcrew.com

A pop of yellow is guaranteed to get the party started.

J. Crew Cotton Off-The-Shoulder Top, $88

PixieMarket.com

Blue and white embroidery will instantly remind you of traditional Mexican prints — but with a modern spin.

Pixie Market Embroidered Floral Off The Shoulder Top, $52

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Target.com

An instant classic, you can wear this dress just about anywhere.

Who What Wear Women’s Woven Bardot Dress, $35

Shopbop.com

Crochet sleeves and a scalloped bust make this top ideal for a romantic dinner date.

Style Mafia Ejerz Top, $79

Zara.com

This top is summery and fun — without being too sweet.

Zara Off-The-Shoulder Top, $36

FrontRowShop.com

Introducing the newest wardrobe essential: the off-the-shoulder version of your classic long-sleeve tee.

FRS Red Off-The-Shoulder Ruffled Sleeved Top, $27

Shopbop.com

This dress screams "fun summer barbecue." If you’re looking to really capture the spirit of the season, this is your best bet.

Nightwalker Daisy Mini Dress, $89

Topshop.com

Preppy meets party ... what could be better?

Topshop Long Sleeve Bardot Blouse, $65

ASOS.com

This full-length floral frock makes us want to sip rosé all summer long.

ASOS Printed Ruffle Maxi Dress, $105

Shopbop.com

The lace accents and crinkled chiffon on this pretty style make it a standout option.

Re:named Scallop Lace Smocked Top, $56

OldNavy.com

Thanks to a flattering cut and easy-to-wear shade of blue, this dress will look great on pretty much everyone.

Old Navy Off-Shoulder Tie-Belt Dress, $37

HM.com

Moody florals make this the perfect top for an evening out.

H&M Off-The-Shoulder Blouse, $18

Needsupply.com

Make this your go-to day-to-night dress.

Farrow Camilla Off Shoulder Dress, $82

ASOS.com

Nothing says summer more than denim. And nothing says summer 2016 like off-the-shoulder tops. Merged together, this blouse is your perfect on-trend purchase.

Lost Ink Denim Off Shoulder Top, $49

Mango.com

Bold in color yet easy to wear, this dress is a no-brainer.

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Mango Off The Shoulder Dress, $60

Stories.com

& Other Stories Sheer Off-Shoulder Top, $95

Shopbop.com

We seriously love the lace-up front on this bohemian blouse.

Moon River Off Shoulder Blouse, $70

ASOS.com

Sophisticated and alluring, this evening dress is a stunning combo of two of our favorite trends — lace and off-the-shoulder silhouettes.

Warehouse Lace Off The Shoulder Maxi Dress, $80

ASOS.com

Bold florals and a flowy design embody the festive spirit of Cinco de Mayo.

Mela Loves London Floral Off The Shoulder Top, $29

Riverisland.com

The woven overlay on this fun top makes it perfect for a night out dancing. We can just imagine how fun it would be to wear when shimmying and shaking to the music.

River Island Red Frilly Bardot Top, $52