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Trapeze Tops and Tight Leggings


This style, which is popular in women's fashion really looks great on girls. To achieve this look, shop for loose fitting tops or sweaters with high waists and pair them with leggings or jeans. Or choose empire-waisted, roomy dresses with hemlines that come above the knee. Finish her look off with feminine flat shoes or amazing boots, and her winter wardrobe will look fresh and modern.

What She'll Need for the Look

Empire-Waisted Tops

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Empire-waisted tops look fantastic on girls of all ages. For winter, think texture and choose a snugly, high-waisted sweater. Toss her sweater over leggings for a comfortable, casual look. Or take it up a notch with pair her top up with some dark-washed jeans.

The Takeout Cable Knit Scoop Neck Sweater featured here is available at Nordstrom.com.

Babydoll Tops

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Limited Too
Sweet and innocent babydoll tops are the tops to have this season. They come in every color and pattern possible, so she'll have no problem finding one she likes. This one, by Limited Too combines a great 70s floral print, and features a bold belt just about the waist.

The Crew Neck Belted Babydoll featured here is available at LimitedToo.com.

Long and Slim Hoodies

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We all know that girls love their hoodies; for winter, hoodies are getting longer and slimmer. For interest, add layers such as tees and camis underneath and a blazer on top. Finish her look off with a pair jeans or slim-fitting pants and an awesome pair of shoes.

The Ivy & Moon Stripe Hoody Sweater featured here is available at Nordstrom.com.

Tunic Dress

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Tunic dresses worn over leggings or slim jeans look up-to-the-minute this winter. Get basic with a solid color, or funk it up with a bold pattern. Pull on a pair of seriously cool boots for a winter look with style.

The Splendid Gather Tunic Dress featured here is available at Nordstrom.com.

Swingy Top Layered Under a Cropped Sweater

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Swing into this fun and funky look for girls. Take a swingy top and cinch it with a cropped layering piece on top. Here we see a trapeze-style, patterned shirt layered under a solid-colored, crop wrap. So cute!

The Surplice Wrap Toofer featured here is available at LimitedToo.com.

Capri or Ankle Length Leggings

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The ideal pairing for all of these adorable tops is a pair of leggings. Choose leggings in solid, basic colors like black, grey or brown. For fun, look for leggings with extra details like lace trim or sparkle highlights in the fabric.

The Beautees Girls Solid Lace-Trim Legging featured here are available at Macys.com.

Skinny Jeans

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Skinny jeans look best when worn with these loose, flowing tops. And, don't shy away from pairing her skinny jeans with dresses; in fact, this look is edgy and fun for grade schoolers and tweens. Choose skinny jeans that go just past her ankle, or a cropped pair that hit her either mid-calf or above the ankle.

The Pickstitched Skinny Jeans featured here are available at GapKids.com.

Flat Shoes or Boots

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To keep the slim silhouette intact, finish this look off with a pair of flat shoes. Skimmers, ballet flats, or flat-heeled boots are ideal. For an extra causal look, a pair of slip-on athletic shoes would be perfect.

The Stones and Bones Kids Crome featured here are available at Zappos.com.
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