The Best Bras

You’ve gotta wear one…new technologies and super fits make these bras best.

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Sex & Sensibility

Don’t let the lace fool you-with wide straps, full cups and lots of stretch, this bra is made for support, not just sex appeal.

 

La Perla Art Deco Underwire Bra, $90; journelle.com

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Au Naturel (Almost)

For women who want a more "free-spirited" feeling, this ultralight bra uses a new microfiber fabric for a barely-there feeling.

 

Cosabella Aire Soft Bra, $44; journelle.com

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Silicone Saver

This bra’s smart designers used the thin silicone strips that have been keeping up strapless bras and stockings for years-so you know it’ll stay put.

 

Donna Karan Luxe Demi Bra, $68; journelle.com

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Cult Favorite

This molded bra does so well under T-shirts and sweaters (no lumps! no bumps!), it has garnered a devoted following. Bonus: It goes up to an F cup.

 

Marlies Dekkers Wild Life 11 Plunge Bra, $185; journelle.com

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Little Lady

Small busted women, rejoice! Specialty brands now make sexy options no matter what your cup-size.

 

Lula Lu Petites Desiree Demi Cup, $54; lulalu.com

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So Long, Straps

For extra oomph, try a strapless bra with a pushup boost.

 

Victoria’s Secret Miraculous bra, $55 to $65; victoriassecret.com

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Bright Basics

Everyone loves a T-shirt bra, but the taupes, beiges and blacks can get a little bo-ring. This one, which comes in bright colors, is a winner.

 

Panache Cleo Jude T-shirt bra, $48; herroom.com

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Pretty Peek-a-Boo

Underwire support makes this lacy option much more than just a flirty underpinning.

 

Soma Camisole Brianna unlined underwire lace bra, $42; soma.com

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Survival Pack

Psst-this T-shirt bra is the one MORE stylists are sure to pack when going on photo shoots.

 

Calvin Klein Perfectly Fit Tailored T-shirt bra, $44; cku.com

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Spanx You Very Much

Spanx puts their body smarts to work on more than just shapewear. This bra is beyond comfy and works with a variety of cuts, thanks to its sleek racerback shape.

 

Spanx Bra-llelujah Racerback Bra, $62; spanx.com

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Laced with Style

A soft lace band is the closest you’ll come to feeling like you’re not wearing a bra at all.

 

Hanky Panky Signature Lace Lined Bandeau bra, $37; hankypanky.com

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Sporty Style

Pick a bra with the support and functionality of a sports bra-without the high neck and thick straps.

 

Sublime soft cup bra, $84; titlenine.com

 

Pssst...we've got news for you! Spanx is making so much more than shapewear these days! See our favorites from their latest genius creations.

 

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First Published Tue, 2010-11-09 13:58

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