Trending Now: Romantic Puffed Sleeve Tops


When I was a little girl, I could never have too many puffed sleeves or patent leather shoes. (You know, the ones that make that “click” sound…that was important). I still do love a good “strong shoulder,” and lucky for me, puffed sleeve tops are now officially a thing.

Trendy Romantic Style: Puffed Sleeve Blouses

Whether as a fun detail on an otherwise plain sweatshirt or a full-on lace top with big poofy shoulders, they’re everywhere right now. An added bonus? They help to balance out pear-shaped bodies with narrow shoulders and wider hips (that’s me!). Here are some of my favorites right now…

(In the photo above, I’m wearing 1.State Puff Sleeve V-Neck Clip Dot Top in size small . . . and Ozzie is once again shoving his hand down my shirt. Can anyone please tell me at what age toddlers stop this? It’ll be great material for his high school graduation, though!)

A li'l Juliet style — as a fun detail on otherwise plain shirts or a full-on lace top with big poofy shoulders, romantic puffed sleeve blouses are trending.


  1. RD Style Puff-Sleeved Sweatshirt – Also in cheetah print or plain grey, a perfectly elevated casual top you can dress up for date night or throw on with jeans for the weekend.
  2. Metallic Puff-Sleeve Turtleneck Sweater – Click on the link to see the pretty metallic thread running throughout.
  3. Serena Puff-Sleeve Top – Love the polka dots! (Reviewers say this one runs large.)
  4. BB Dakota Metal Heart Puff-Sleeve Top – Metallic chevron pattern running throughout and on sale for 30% off!
  5. Year of Ours Velour Puff-Sleeve Sweatshirt – This looks so comfy — especially when you pair it with these matching velour joggers.
  6. WAYF Emma Puff Sleeve Lace Top – Available in a bunch of colors and comes with a detachable nude cami, so it’s not see-through.
  7. Grey Puff-Sleeve Sweatshirt – (similar) This one has fun studs all over it and is on sale for 64% off!
  8. Moon River Ruched Sleeve Tee – I LOVE this print! Such a cute top.
  9. 525 Puff Sleeve Crew Pullover – 100% cotton, the puffed shoulders and blouson sleeves elevate this basic black sweater.
  10. Splendid Puff-Sleeve Baseball Tee – 70% off! I love the juxtaposition of the sporty baseball tee and the flirty puff sleeves . . . and the fact that I could use the word “juxtaposition” in this description.
  11. Crew Neck Puff Sleeve Top – Also in cream and a pretty pale pink, this flowy blouse is easy to pair with everything from skirts to denim.
  12. Free People Good Luck Tee – Click on the link to see the pretty texture in the fabric of this blouse–also in a light pale pink.

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