Guide To Plus Size Bras
Plus Size Lingerie
Plus size bras come in a variety of different styles and bra sizes to suit virtually every taste, shape, and occasion.
A lingerie drawer should include different types of bras that enhance the silhouette and fit of one's clothing while supporting the bustline.
Wearing the correct bra size can of course make or break the look of any outfit, and it's also important to remember that a brassiere that may have fit well a few years ago may not necessarily be an ideal bra style now, since women's bodies can change throughout life.
Plus Size Bustiers
Similar to a push up bra these plus size bras push the breasts upwards, while shaping the midriff for a smoother fit.
Popular bustier styles include the satin bustier, sheer bustier and strapless bustier.
Bustier tops may also have detachable shoulder straps or a garter belt making them more versatile for different outfits.
With less breast coverage than
and more coverage than balconette bras (also known as balcony bras) these contoured
are the perfect combination of
and elegant styling for low cut necklines.
Plus Size Push Up Bras
Some plus size push up bras also have removable gel or foam inserts to boost the bustline, while others have air or water pillows.
push up bras
were originally designed for special occasion outfits and evening wear, many women also love this brassiere for daywear too.
Plus Size Sports Bras
Though many women find these plus size bras comfortable enough to wear on a daily basis.
Available in numerous large cup bra styles, lingerie and intimate apparel manufacturers often classify sports bras according to the physical activity and intensity.
From high impact to low impact, if you engage in various physical activities you'll probably need several different sports bras.
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All you need is a soft measuring tape and a pen and paper. Find out how to determine bra size by clicking on the bra size calculator link above.
Bra Size Converter
- Bra sizes, lingerie and intimate apparel varies significantly from one country to another. Use this easy bra size conversion chart to determine your bra size.
Plus Size Nightgowns
- From long cotton nightgowns and flannel nightgowns for those cold winter nights to sexy nightgowns in silk and lace for romantic moments, there are a multitude of fantastic plus size lingerie intimate apparel styles available.