Dare to be bare

Kate Winslet in a "sheer" Stella McCartneyDolceDolce’s Amber Burns dares to be bare –sort of — as she plays with one of the season’s most provocative trends. 

I absolutely adore lace and silk. This season, designers created sleek, modern looks with sheer fabrics. Stella McCartney wowed audiences with her Fall 2011 line.
The sexy dress Kate Winslet wore at the premiere of Mildred Pierce epitomizes the look.
Sheer blocking is the perfect way for anyone to ease into the world of sheer. This technique is conservative, yet still evokes drama. A sheer sleeve or neckline proves that a minimal touch can have maxim results.
Jason WuJason Wu’s sheer lace blouse and patterned tights worn with a brightly-coloured knee-length skirt illustrates the perfect combination of delicacy and structure. It is a modern way to wear sheer.
This Oasis Motif Print Blouse, $27, is inexpensive and versatile. Wear it with a neutral camisole, bandeau, or a full-coverage brassiere, you daring divas!