The Best Bras To Wear With A Backless Dress

Picking out the perfect dress is half of the battle. Once you find "the one," though, you run into an age-old snafu: None of your bras jives with the open-back look you had planned. After cultivating your ideal look, you don't want the view of your go-to strapless to ruin any back-pose pictures.
While the option to go braless is certainly there, you may want some support when you're out and about. Yes, there are stick-on cups and tapes to keep your boobs in place. But if you'd rather not deal with those, there are also dainty bralettes and cool strappy bras out there that demand to be seen. With their intricate back patterns and bright colors, these intimates stand out from the pack, and will make you want to show some extra skin. We've rounded up backless bras — as well as edgier bras and bralettes — that'll have your back come party season.
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Let this criss-cross strap wind down your bare back for a sexy effect.

Hopeless Rosemary Bralette, $65, available at Hopeless.
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If you're committed to the plunge-back look, keep your bra (and boobs) in place with this low-back strapless number.

Ultimo Miracle Low Back Strapless Bra, $55, available at Asos.
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Just a hint of a strap.

Edge O' Beyond
Elise Peep Bra, $178, available at Edge O' Beyond.
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This backless bra comes with a handy halter strap to avoid any mishaps.

Fashion Forms Backless Strapless U Plunge Bra 16536, $35.99, available at HerRoom.
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Why wouldn't you want to show off this stunning bra?

Stella McCartney Ophelia Whistling Soft Cup Bra, $160, available at Journelle.
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Fearlessly sport a back and front plunge dress with this strapless bra.

Bare Necessities 6-way Plunge Convertible Strapless Bra, $46, available at Bare Necessities.
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Make sure to find a bra that offers full support in the front when choosing a backless dress.

Mary Young Bra Top, $73.47, available at Mary Young.
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This bralette's multiple flower embellished criss-cross straps make for an alluring back design.

Fleur Du Mal Lace Bondage Triangle Bra, $125, available at Fleur Du Mal.
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These skinny straps are barely there, but they still add a cheeky touch.

Out From Under
Strappy Back Halter Bra, $24 $20, available at Urban Outfitters.
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Instead of the regular stick-on backless bra, this strapless number is taped along the sides of your torso. The lace cups add a feminine touch, too.

Aerie The Bare Bra, $38.50 $23.10, available at American Eagle Outfitters.
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This crochet-patterned bra top has a full coverage back just as pretty as the front.

Else
Baroque Cropped Tank Underwired Bra Top, $120, available at Else.
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