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New York Fashion Week: Bras took over the spring/summer runways

The New York Fashion Week runways always present risqué trends that most of us wouldn't dare try. But with crop tops continuing their stay in our wardrobes for yet another season, it seems all but natural that NYFW designers would take the midriff-baring trend to another level.

Bras as tops have taken over the fashion week runways, from bandeaus being paired with pants to sports bras representing a go-to casual look.

Whether or not baring this much skin is your style, it seems like the crop top trend is about to get more, well, cropped. Here are some designers that ignored the top and embraced the bra as a look on its own.

Sally LaPointe

These bandeau tops, seen at the Sally LaPointe
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These bandeau tops, seen at the Sally LaPointe show, were paired with oversized jackets and blazers, making for a sleek look.

Tory Burch

Tiny tops were paired with voluminous floral skirts
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Tiny tops were paired with voluminous floral skirts at Tory Burch, making for a sweet (but pretty unwearable) look.

John Paul Ataker

Whether this look from John Paul Ataker is
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Whether this look from John Paul Ataker is a true bra top or a dress with strange cut-outs, only the daring would rock this outfit that shows some major skin.

DKNY

Sporty bras and bandeaus were paired with jumpsuits
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Sporty bras and bandeaus were paired with jumpsuits and hoodies at DKNY -- perfect inspiration for your next "lazy day in" look.

Elochee

This outfit from Elochee looks like the top
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This outfit from Elochee looks like the top was taken directly from the model's underwear drawer.

Latelier Cache

Perhaps one of the most wearable bra looks
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Perhaps one of the most wearable bra looks from fashion week, these designs from Latelier Cache are simple and sporty.

Oscar de la Renta

We can't tell if these tops from Oscar
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We can't tell if these tops from Oscar de la Renta are bra tops or crop tops, but it looks like the designer has found a happy, midriff-bearing medium.

3.1 Phillip Lim

Leather and snakeskin fabric added an edge to
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Leather and snakeskin fabric added an edge to these already daring bra tops from 3.1 Phillip Lim.

Brandon Maxwell

Brandon Maxwell's collection used a bandeau top for
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Brandon Maxwell's collection used a bandeau top for a risqué take on eveningwear.

Jeremy Scott

No surprises here: Jeremy Scott's collections are always
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No surprises here: Jeremy Scott's collections are always daring, and bra tops in satin and latex seem quite fitting.

Altuzarra

Playful ruffles at Altuzarra's show almost make you
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Playful ruffles at Altuzarra's show almost make you want to try out these mini tops ... but maybe in a larger size.

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