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Non-wired bra - comfortable, supportive AND pretty?

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NotBeingFunnyOrAnything Fri 08-May-20 13:30:50

Can anyone recommend any?

I am 32D, wide but not very full. Not saggy but heavy enough to need support. I'm a smaller back than 32 but have protruding ribs and find straps with wires uncomfortable.

All recommendations welcome! Thanks

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flabbyflabbyflabguts Fri 08-May-20 16:25:37

I've been living in sports bras. Don't know why I ever wore a "normal" bra

TooMinty Fri 08-May-20 17:00:25

I like the Calvin Klein racer back with light padding, forget what it is really called. I think it looks nice but it's probably not pretty exactly. Comfy and good shape.

LarryUnderwood Fri 08-May-20 17:04:07

The M&S bralettes are actually very comfortable and supportive, I'm a 32GG so I would think if you're a D they'd be brilliant. I have however now totally switched to wearing molke bras - not pretty but hands down the most comfortable, flattering and supportive bras i have ever owned.

maybedog Fri 08-May-20 17:13:15

This bra is the most amazing piece of clothing. I gasped when I tried it on! sloggi zero feel bralette

TooMinty Fri 08-May-20 17:21:09

Ooh, that Sloggi one looks comfy!

Wolfgirrl Fri 08-May-20 17:24:29

The M&S ones. Really comfy, good shape, 2 for £20.

LizzieSiddal Fri 08-May-20 17:29:44

I've just bought some M&S non wired bras, I'm 32F and never thought I'd get away with a non wired bra, but my goodness, they are fab. I'll never go backk to wired now.

This is M&S non wired bras page-https://www.marksandspencer.com/l/lingerie/bras?filters=Size%7B32%20F%7D~Price{[5%20TO%2045]}&OrgPriceRange=5,35&sort=default

LizzieSiddal Fri 08-May-20 17:31:56

Sorry, this is the non-wired page!

www.marksandspencer.com/l/lingerie/bras/fs5/non-wired

tadpole73 Fri 08-May-20 18:29:51

I'm 46yrs, 36B and finding underwired bras so uncomfortable now. Is it me, my age or are people ditching normal bras for non underwired bralettes? I bought a bralette the other day - similar to a crop top - and found it so comfy I am inclined to replace most of my bras and wondered if there's an evolutional thing happening with bras or ice just hit middle age when we seek out comfier clothing ?

thenewaveragebear1983 Fri 08-May-20 18:35:20

Oh god I've found my people. I am a 30D/32c, completely flat chested as like the op I have a very wide cup but not fullness, and can count my ribs through my boobs. anything wired is an implement of torture. I wear 'bralets' now for every day use although they do give a certain 'monoboob' look, but for special occasions I have found decent non wire in matalan, primark and M&S. it's hit and miss though.

flabbyflabbyflabguts Sat 09-May-20 00:28:03

My favourite bra tops are my yoga vest tips with built in bra.

TheFormidableMrsC Sat 09-May-20 00:37:09

I've fallen in love with the Tu at Sainsbury's non wired cropped top type bras. I'm a 36 DD but recently had breast surgery. I thought these type of bras would never be supportive enough but my God they are bliss! Mine are lace trimmed and give a lovely smooth shape. I can't imagine going back to "normal" bras now.

MrsNoah2020 Sat 09-May-20 08:36:14

Cosabella bralettes are amazing. I'm a 30E and never thought I'd find a comfortable non-wired bra: most non-wired bras for large boobs just substitute the wire with a massive, even more uncomfortable band of elastic. The Cosabella ones don't and are comfortable, but also supportive. And they look pretty, unlike most bras for the big norked.

tadpole73 Sat 09-May-20 10:11:01

TheFormiddableMrsC I agree, I've just bought Sainsbury's crop top and will be wearing these under clothes I can get away with, so comfortable , to hell with sexiness!

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