You know it to be a fact now: Cutouts are trending. Whether they’re on dresses, swimsuits or bags, cutouts are wardrobe staples. But for some (most!), a cutout might be a hard trend to get right, especially if you want to keep it a bit more covered up. Luckily, as Saoirse Ronan and other celebs are showing us, there IS a way you can sport the sexy trend without going over the top.

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One new way to wear a cutout, as demonstrated recently by both Alice+Olivia designer Stacey Bendet and model Karlie Kloss, is the breastbone peek-a-boo. That little spot in between your chest and natural waist probably isn’t a section of your body you’ve thought about much before, but it’s a cutout location that will be almost universally flattering. A breastbone cutout is basically the effect of a crop top without having to suck it in.

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You can do it flirty and feminine like Karlie’s dress, or give it a try a la Stacey, whose two-piece set is a high-waisted skirt and a wrap top. Don’t worry if you have a larger chest — just look for styles that can cover a bra strap’s base.

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Alternatively, Karlie’s BFF Taylor Swift, who’s been making headlines lately with her new romance with Tom Hiddleston, met her new boo at The Met Ball wearing this punk rock-y silver number with side cutouts that weren’t too revealing either.

Any way you cut it (heh), cutouts are so hot right now, and these are a couple more ways you can rock it!

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