Whether you are trying to camouflage jiggly arms, prevent sunburn or stay warm in the air conditioning, there are many reasons you may prefer to wear summer tops with sleeves. The only problem is, how do you find one that doesn’t look or feel too hot, heavy, and matronly?
Here are some of the best summer tops with sleeves for aging arms.
1. Romantic Ruffle Sleeve Blouse
If you are going to wear sleeves in summer, try donning a romantic looking blouse. Why? Very feminine shirts like the one above are made of light and airy fabrics that won’t weigh you down. This pretty pink ruffle sleeve blouse has loose, flowy tiered sleeves that cover but don’t restrict. And of course, that delicate pink color also adds to the light, summer look.
2. Bell Sleeve Off the Shoulder Top
Off the shoulder tops with long sleeves have been very popular with the mature gals. Why? They cover your arms, but you still look subtlely sexy by exposing your shoulders and decollete.
This cute denim off the shoulder top is a charming choice for summer. I love the slight bell-shaped sleeves, which have a breezy vibe.
3. Bow Tie Sleeve Top
When the mercury starts to soar, this vibrant v-neck top with a high low cut is an attention grabber. Sporty arm cuffs that twist and tie like sporty summer scarves make this 3/4 length sleeve top flirty and fun.
4. Cropped Sleeve Wrap Top
Like wrap dresses, wrap tops are a chic way to cover your arms while showing off your figure. This colorful printed wrap top has three-quarter sleeves, which always look light and youthful even in summer.
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5. Peasant Sleeve Top
Peasant tops are for boho babes in summer. This long sleeve square-neck top with loose peasant sleeves will keep you looking cute and cool. Imagine wearing this top poolside when you are sipping a cocktail or having lunch at an outdoor café. It’s a beautiful way to cover your arms and make a modern fashion statement.
6. Roll-Tab Shirt
A lively summer tee with roll-tab sleeves is a sporty way to cover your arms when it’s hot. For example, this cute striped zip-front roll sleeve blouse The slouchy turn-up cuffs make it casually chic and highlight the thinnest part of your arms – your forearms.
7. Elbow Sleeve Front Tie Top
Front Tie tees are trending this summer and are an excellent way to play up your waist and make you look shapely. Most have sleeves! This striped tie front top has elbow length elasticized sleeves, which solve jiggly arms’ problem but let you stay cool.
8. Linen Tunic with 3/4 Length Sleeves
Whether you are spending time on a tropical island or a busy city, it’s going to be hot and humid. Linen’s hollow fibers and breathability make it a fabric that holds up exceptionally well in summer. This summer, a white chambray linen tunic with on-seam front pockets is light and airy but will keep you covered and cool on even the hottest days.