A surprising trend to hit the runways for spring 2012 is the exposed midriff. Above the belly-button but below the bust, this is a trend paying homage to the 50's american woman.
D&G Spring/Summer 12
Topshop Flower Print Corset
Make the look casual with cropped tees and shorts. The exposed midriff seems to be fast becoming the signature look of singer, Eliza Doolittle.
Roland Mouret Spring/Summer 12
Miss Selfridge Crop Top
Make sure you team it with a high-waisted skirt, and remember, it's just a flash of flesh (which fortunately lies at the slimmest part of the waist). Guess it's time to start those crunches...