attire boasts finer material, body-baring silhouettes
and lighter colours. Since your basic bra may seem bulky
and somewhat obvious under these conditions, consider
buying a few bras designed to go undetected when paired
with your favorite summer tops.
following tips will come in handy while buying a bra
for summer wear
Invest in a convertible bra. This bra will support you
well under a backless bodice and halter tops.
2. Opt for styles without lace and seams for
a clean look under fitted sleeveless tops. If you're
a size A or B, look for stretch cotton bralettes - they
resemble a cropped tank top with adjustable straps.
3. Try a demi bra when wearing a plunging or
revealing neckline. Designed with wide-set cups that
just cover the nipple, they offer good support with
4. Wear flesh tones when sporting pastels or
sheer materials like linen. White bras will be very
5. Combat sweat-inducing humidity by pairing
summer attire with a moisture-wicking sports bra. They
offer great support, and the high-tech fabric will keep
you a lot drier than most fashion bras.
6. Consider racer back or cross back bras to wear with
sleeveless tops and shells. You can rest assured that
your bra straps won't slip into view.
If you are stuck with a sleeveless top that shows
the inside shoulder and you can't wear a racer bra,
wear flesh-colored thin bra straps.
Bring your favorite summer tops when shopping for
bras. Check coverage in the underarm area, too,
as some armholes are cut so low that they reveal
the body of the bra.
lingerie boutiques and specialty stores for unique
styling and colors that may not be carried in the
major department stores.
for tanks and sleeveless tops that have built-in