8 Sheer Pieces You Need in Your Closet

At the 2012 Cannes Film Festival, see-through embellished gowns stole the spotlight. These gowns made the celebrities look sexy and glam – while still covering all the right places. Add some drama to your wardrobe with these cool pieces. 

1. Sheer: Asos Dress

For those of you who like to keep trends to a minimal, this dress gives just the right amount of attention without screaming “Look at me!”

ASOS Dress with Embellished Back, $78.28, asos.com


2. Sheer: Forever 21 Jacket

Throw on this jacket to dress up a casual white tank and jeans outfit.

Forever 21 Sheer Embellished Jacket, Sale $15.99, forever21.com



3. Sheer: Express T

Replace your ordinary white tee with this top that can be worn with shorts or with a trendy neon-colored pencil skirt.





4. Sheer: Free People Denim Dress

While this dress may seem appropriate for a nighttime event, it is totally appropriate to wear to a backyard BBQ with some sneakers because, hey, it is denim.

Free People 'Ice Ice Baby' Embellished Denim Dress, Sale $99, Nordstrom





5. Sheer: Michael Kors Tunic

A top like this one is worth the splurge as it can be worn in the day with flats, at night with heels, and on the beach with a swimsuits and flip flops.

MICHAEL Michael Kors Embellished Tunic, $120, michaelkors.com






6. Sheer: Arden B Skirt

This flirty skirt will help you be the life of the party at any evening soiree.

Arden B. Multi Beaded Mini Skirt, Sale $68.90, ardenb.com







7. Sheer: Asos Shirt

Wear this with a fun bandeau or tank to nail the sugar-and-spice look.

ASOS Shell Top with Bow Embellishment, $33.05, asos.com








8. Clone of Sheer: Topshop Vest

With this vest, you’ll only look like you’re showing some major skin.

Topshop Sequin Embellished Vest, $84, topshop.com