Trendy, Not Trampy: 6 Chic Ways To Wear A Bustier Top

We know what you're thinking: Bustier tops have a certain boudoir feeling that can be extra-tricky to navigate. While wearing one out of the house entails a certain amount of risk — no one wants to be nicknamed the Merry Widow of Washington, after all — we love a good style challenge, and we're game for this one. So, we're going to show you how to make this lingerie-model staple look chic and sophisticated enough that you can wear it everywhere. And we mean everywhere — to work, on weekend errands, to dinner, and out on the town. We promise these looks are ladylike and lovely (and not the least bit trampy) — click through to see for yourself.