How Much Skin Is Too Much? The New Sexy Standard

Remember the days when a stray bra strap was cause for wild embarrassment—or at the very least a bit of sheepishness? My, how times have changed. As of late, celebrities and street style stars alike have been throwing their reservations to the wind, wearing provocative sheer ensembles sure to make your grandmother blush. The trend has us questioning: is this era of exposure the new normal?

Scroll down to check out the photos, and decide for yourself!

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On Nicole Richie: Just Cavalli top; Alberta Ferretti trousers; Jimmy Choo heels; House of Harlow jewellery.

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On Jessica Hart: Olympia Le Tan clutch.

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On Poppy Delevingne: Burberry Prorsum dress; Jimmy Choo Sweetie Clutch ($750).

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On Selena Gomez: Blumarine top and skirt; Casadei shoes.

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On Rihanna: Simone Rocha skirt; Givenchy shoes; Dior bag.

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On Rosie Huntington-Whiteley: Dolce & Gabbana top.

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Daisy Lowe

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Athens Street Style

On Chiara Ferragni: Calvin Klein Collection top and skirt.

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Stockholm Street Style

On Christine Centenera: Lover dress.

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Stockholm Street Style

On Miroslava Duma: Christopher Kane dress.

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Stockholm Street Style

Harley Viera-Newton

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Collage Vintage

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Lee Oliveira

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Sarah Rutson

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Stockholm Street Style

On Anja Rubik: Valentino dress.

Express Short Sleeve Baroque Lace Tee ($50)

Do you think it's ok to bare your lingerie? Let us know in the comments below!