The Best Bras For Your Backless Number

Bare it all!

Low back and backless outfits are the epitomai of effortless, chic dressing. Unfortunately, for anyone bigger than an A-cup, the thought alone is uncomfortable.

However, thanks to new bra technology and innovative gadgets, backless fashion can now be considered bust-inclusive. 

Regardless of your bra-size, there’s a backless solution for everyone. 

From push-up bras, padded styles to shapewear bodysuits that offer a little more support, backless bras come in many different styles and forms – just like we do!

And, if all else fails, do as Chloe Sevigny does, and put your lingerie on display! 

Here, we’ve rounded up the best low back bras on offer.

The Best Bras For A Backless Dress

WONDERBRA Ultimate Padded Backless Bra

$99.95 from Iconic

If you’re in need of a backless bra that’s still supportive and gives a little extra oomph, this push up bra is for you. The wide band crafted from patented microfibre technology allows for a smooth finish—no bunching or clumping.

Style Notes:

  • A-DD Cups
  • Under-bust silicone with elasticated edges to avoid rolling
  • Push-up padding

B FREE Low Back Bra Extender

$29.99 at The Iconic

We know better than most how tightly one holds onto a bra when they’ve finally found ‘the one’. This handy little extender will transform your most beloved bras into a backless-number approved undergarment.

Style Notes:

  •  Converts any 1, 2 or 3 hook closure bras
  • Adjustable fit
  • Secure wrap around design

B FREE Push-Up Stick On Bra

$44.99 at The Iconic

This isn’t your typical stick on bra. Catering up to an F cup with their curvy edition, the lace up design allows you to tailor your cleavage with the quick pull of a string.

Style Notes:

  • Cup sizes A – F
  • Smooth, reusable cushion cups
  • Black or nude colourways

SPANX Suit Your Fancy Plunge Low-Back Mid-Thigh Bodysuit

$229.95 at David Jones

What did we do before shapewear? We don’t want to think about it. This U-Shaped bodysuit will cater to your every outfit need—the deep front suits low-cut necklines, while the deep V back and smoothing body is perfect for any backless, fitted numbers.

Style Notes:

  • Sculpting second-skin fit for shaping and smoothing
  • U-shape bra with lightly padded, moulded cups
  • 5-way convertible shoulder straps

Spanx Suit Your Fancy Plunge Low Back Thong Bodysuit

$174.97 at Myer

Opting for a smoothing bodysuit guarantees support where it’s needed most. It can be worn traditionally, cross-back, halter, narrow back and racerback and comes with an extra bra strap so you can make the most of the tummy control shapewear even when your back is covered.

Style Notes:

  • Targeted tummy control
  • Multiple styling options: cross-back, halter, racerback, low back
  • U-Shaped bra for low necklines

What Bra Should I Wear With A Low Back Dress?

You have a number of options when it comes to your low back dresses and tops, ranging from stick on bras to bra strap extenders and low-back designs. What works for your outfit will depend on how much skin is exposed and where this falls compared to your bra straps. 

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