Bralettes are supremely stylish and incredibly comfortable as well. If you’re wondering whether to invest in one or not, I’m sure you will be convinced why they should be an essential part of your regular wardrobe by the end of this article.
Here’s everything you need to know about bralettes.
What is a Bralette?
Simply put, a bralette is a lightweight type of bra that comes without an underwire. It is typically tailored from stretch fabrics like lace, velvet, mesh, modal, and spandex, among many others. Some can be worn like a T-shirt, while others may have zippers in the front or back. You can even find bralettes with a button or hook and eye closure. Supportive bralettes may feature a power mesh-lined bra band and bra cups with strategic seaming.
How to Wear a Bralette?
Bralettes are crafted with beautiful designs in vibrant colors, making them a must-have. You can wear a lace bralette on its own or under a lacy shirt. In the winter, sport them under slouchy sweaters and mesh pullovers.
As they offer extra coverage and opacity, bralettes have the power to elevate your everyday look. Reach for the ones with eye-catching designs and colors to make even the most mundane work outfit more exciting!
We Highly Recommend
Ambrielle Full Figure Seamless Padded Bralette
It’s wireless, offers full coverage, has lace, adjustable straps, and push-up pads. What more could one ask for? You can pick this bralette in sizes 1x, 2x, and 3x, in black, pecan praline, dapple gray, salmon berry, and wistful mauve colors.
Ambrielle Padded Bralette
The plunge neckline and bow accent give you every reason to wear this bralette on a beautiful day. It’s padded and features a hook closure.
How to Care for Bralettes?
Hand wash is best for all lingerie, including bralettes. Simply fill your sink with lukewarm water, add a pinch of mild detergent, submerge your bralettes, swish them around, and let them soak for 20 minutes. Drain, rinse, and lay flat to dry in the shade.
However, if you’re too busy to hand wash, you can safely wash them in a washing machine, too – you just need to take a few precautions. Place your bralettes in a lingerie bag to prevent straps from getting wrapped around other clothing and stretching out. Select a delicate or gentle cycle, stick to cold water, and a detergent designed for delicates. When washed, rinse once and either lay flat or hang to dry in the shade. Lay your bracelets nice and flat when storing them in your drawer.
Bralettes are the ultimate solution to those seeking the right mix of style and comfort. They not only look beautiful but can also be worn for long hours without causing any discomfort. The best part, you need not hide them under a T-shirt or top. Club one with your favorite pair of denim or a high-waisted skirt and a sheer top or jacket, and you’re good to get going. Let us know how you like to wear your bralettes by tagging #AllAtJCP. Then follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to see if you are featured.