When going braless just isn't an option, bralettes will save the day. They're the more casual, laidback sister to "real" bras, which often have more boning, underwire, and/or padding in their designs. Bralettes, if they do their jobs right, feel like a second skin because you don't want to immediately fling them off as soon as you get home. (Most days, I happily lounge around in my bralette and T-shirts.) Bralettes are also the perfect season-less staple because they can be worn under a chunky knit sweater or under a flouncy maxi dress. Or, if you're feeling extra brave, let your bralette peek out from underneath your linen button-down or backless ensembles. Ahead, we rounded up our favorite bralettes to shop right now, from dreamy florals to romantic lace designs.
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Add this plunging neckline bralette to your regular undergarment rotation. It comes in five different shades (our fave is the lavender hue) and offers that everyday comfort and versatility in dressing, especially if your tops have a low neckline. This bralette won't peek out from underneath.
This ribbed bralette offers fuller coverage than most, so you can get away with wearing it as a crop top. Wear it under a loose button-down or with sweatpants if you're lounging at home.
This pack of two silk bralettes will feel luxurious on your skin for only $80. You'll forget that you're even wearing undergarments when you slip this on.
A racerback style is a good pick if you like sportier pieces. This option still maintains a sense of femininity thanks to the lace and adds a hint of sultriness with the plunging neckline fit. The bralette is unlined, but has tulle lined cups for support and features adjustable elastic straps.
Small-chested gals will feel feminine and cute in this lacy wireless bra. Your cup size will come at an advantage here; this minimalist undergarment has little support and is meant to sit prettily on your skin.
When it comes to undergarments, you value comfort and affordability. This $10 scoop neck style is for you because it's an easy pullover style and isn't padded. The soft material makes it perfect for layering underneath your summer tees or fall sweaters.
This Commando "butter" bralette will live up to its name for being smooth and soft on your skin. It's made from stretchy modal for a second-skin fit and is double layered so you'll feel totally supported.
This organic cotton bralette is made in Europe and features a square neckline with a thick under band for support. The piece has an athleisure-inspired feel so you could wear this like a sports bra and style with your leggings or sweat shorts.
Madewell fans (and newcomers to the brand) won't be able to resist scooping up something from its intimates section. We love this longline bralette because of the scallop edges and blush hue. Buyer's tip: The style runs small, so order one size up.
The apricot and lilac combo in this bralette immediately makes it a must-have for summer. It feel fresh and beautiful for the warmer months ahead. Plus, how cute are the tiny tortoiseshell buttons?
This ornate 3D floral bralette gives off the ultimate nature goddess vibes. Save this piece for special occasions when you want to feel extra sexy and romantic. It'll be that irresistible lingerie piece in your drawer.
Raise your hands if you're ready to tap into the inner dominatrix in you. This leather bralette debuted on the Tom Ford spring 2020 runway and will easily replace your favorite tops, especially if you're looking to add some spice and edge to your outfits.
Products in Rihanna's lingerie line are never available for long, so if you love this wireless bralette with a rose-gold clasp you should add it to your checkout cart ASAP. Who doesn't want to channel the singer's boss woman energies?
If your wardrobe is casual and you don't like to overthink what you're wearing, opt for this Calvin Klein unlined bralette. It's simple, comfortable, and looks great under everything, from your everyday tees to lightweight pullovers.
This bralette is best for gals with A to B cup sizes (hello, that's me). It's constructed from recycled fibers, 57 percent virgin polyester and 43 percent recycled polyester, and crafted right here in the United States. The lace eyelash trim coupled with the satin cups give this bralette a romantic finish.
Who says you have to wait until Valentine's Day to treat yourself to something lacy and red? Celebrate your figure every day by rocking this beautiful red lace bralette with a poppy pink elastic band. The undergarment will make you feel sexy 24/7.
An easy way to bring a little effortless European charm to your outfits is by slipping into this floral printed lace bralette. It's made in Italy and feels feminine, flirty, and fun.