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What. bra under a strappy top?

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buggerthebotox Fri 01-Dec-17 08:07:14

Just that, really. My bra-free days are over, alas. Soo many lovely strappy tops around but how the jeff am I supposed to keep my norkage pert(ish)?

I'm 10/12 and 32E.

The models in the adverts all seem to be braless.......

DollyPartonsBeard Fri 01-Dec-17 08:12:45

A decent strapless bra? I'm a bit bigger than you (36g) so my favoured strapless bra (Fauve by Fantasie) probably won't be appropriate. I'd recommend getting yourself to Bravissimo or a department store and trying on a few - I believe Wonder bra do a good one although I haven't personally nork-tested it.

buggerthebotox Fri 01-Dec-17 08:24:49

Thanks. I'm having a Google and it looks as though the Wondrrbra is the way to go.

I'm tempted by the stick-on ones though!

Nettletheelf Fri 01-Dec-17 08:26:50

The stick on ones are useless for anything more than a B cup, or a C at a real push.

twobambinos Fri 01-Dec-17 08:52:36

I'm about the same as you 32ff and I have the wonderbra strapless find it brilliant. Bit pricey but last for ages.

Garlicansapphire Fri 01-Dec-17 08:59:12

I dont see whats wrong with a pretty bra under thin straps myself.

Orangesox Fri 01-Dec-17 09:15:37

No option but to have bra straps on show for me... strapless bras are useless in my size. Funnily enough nobody seems to have fainted with a fit of the vapours at the sight of my bra straps yet grin

buggerthebotox Fri 01-Dec-17 10:07:08

There are some nice thin-strapped bras around but they don't look that supportive.

Anyone recommend a retailer? I live in a city.

Orangesox Fri 01-Dec-17 12:43:23

Have you considered the bravissimo strappy tops with a built in bra if you're conscious of straps on show?

Something like this www.bravissimo.com/products/non-padded-strappy-top-stripe-st103stp/

photographyaddict Fri 01-Dec-17 13:36:18

How about the clear straps? smile

BatSkullins Fri 01-Dec-17 13:37:32

Is there any way you could use the sculpting/lifting tape instead?

MrsLettuce Fri 01-Dec-17 13:38:07

Yes. Wonderbra strapless. Clear straps always look like scars

smeerf Fri 01-Dec-17 13:39:55

I adore the wonderbra strapless, it is so supportive and my nude one is also low cut in the middle so it goes under everything. I'm a 10/12 32F.

buggerthebotox Fri 01-Dec-17 13:43:16

Thanks for all your thoughts. I think I'm going to try the WondeWondrrbra. smile.

buggerthebotox Fri 01-Dec-17 13:44:04

Wonderbragrin. blame the cooking sherry. wink

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