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Finding a Low Back Strapless Bra for Wedding Dress

By Edited Aug 12, 2015 0 0

Finding the right low back strapless bra for wedding dress can seem difficult. Fortunately, it doesn’t have to be difficult at all. Making yourself aware of the different styles that are available can make it possible to have a low back bra that is comfortable and in tune with your body and the design of the dress.

But to find the right one, you do need to be aware of the guidelines for choosing the right open back bra. By following the guidelines, you will be able to find the style and the fit that is perfect for your unique figure and style preference. Not only will you look great, but you will feel more secure with your figure without being uncomfortable.

Adequate Support

One of the first areas to look at is the support that is provided. You have found the perfect wedding dress, but not having the correct support can affect how well the gown fits. If your figure is not enhanced, the form-fitting nature of the dress can make it obvious. Believe it or not, it is possible to look attractive and be comfortable too. Many women feel that they have to sacrifice comfort to achieve a specific look or sacrifice the look for comfort.

Figure Enhancement

Nonetheless, it is all about your figure when achieving the look you desire. Whether you are wearing a wedding gown or a prom dress, you want to enhance your figure every way you can. Some prom and wedding dresses are made from lightweight materials and this means your figure is going to be more obvious than it would be otherwise. The idea is to look curvaceous from bust to hip.

And when it comes to the lightweight materials that gowns are made of, the material can be so thin that bra lines easily show. This is something you do not want when working hard to accentuate your curves. Bra lines can be distracting. Fortunately, this is another area where you do not have to sacrifice one thing in order to achieve another. You can be line and seam-free while also looking beautiful.


It is this desire to look beautiful that opens you up to a great deal of flexibility when choosing a low back strapless bra that can provide the support needed to enhance you figure. However, there is one area that does concern many women and this can affect the number of choices that they have. That area is the price.

How much you are going to pay will depend upon what style of bra you buy and the brand. If you’re interested in purchasing from a specific collection, then you may have an idea of what the cost is going to be. If you are like many brides and on a tight budget, you may want a cheap bra, especially if it will only be worn on your wedding day. If you are willing to spend a little more, you may choose a bra with a specific function or even multiple functions so that it can be worn for different occasions. This gives you great flexibility.

In fact, the multi-functional bra is the perfect example of flexibility in the form of functionality. They tend to have adjustable straps that allow them to be worn as strapless, halter-neck, criss-cross, and backless bras. While this type can initially cost more, you can save money in this way because you can wear it with different styles of clothes after the wedding. Again, you are rewarded with a great deal of flexibility in price and choice.

Your Bust

Of course, your bust is going to be the most important factor when choosing the right low back bra. If you have large busts, then a strapless bra may work well for you because you have the bust line to hold it up. The ladies with smaller busts may have difficulty wearing strapless and this makes low back or backless the best choice. These types can work well anyway if you have a backless grown, despite your bust size. But if you decide to use an adhesive bra, it is ideal to do so if your bust is smaller. The reason is smaller busts do not need as much support. This may also work if you have a smaller bust and your gown has a high neckline.


For those ladies wearing wedding dresses with low necklines, cleavage is a big deal and can actually accentuate the neckline. Larger busts are going to create the most cleavage and this is something that can be highlighted well. This adds to the curvaceous factor that most women are looking for when wearing form-fitting dresses. Even if you do not naturally have a lot of cleavage, you can create it and make it look natural. The more natural it looks, the more comfortable it is going to be.

The Right Color

Color is also very important and is sometimes overlooked. Even if you are wearing a backless bra that cannot be seen at all, the right color is everything. Most of the time, nude colored works very well. This is because it can match your skin tone. Nude also does not show through white. So whether the wedding dress is white, off-white, blue, pink, orange, or purple, nude may be the color you are looking for. If you prefer white, white works well if the dress fabric is not so thin it can still be seen.

Accommodate the Bridesmaids

You may also wish to consider a bra that will work well with the bridesmaid dresses that you choose. This is so you can make sure all of the bridesmaids are dressed the same. In other words, you won’t have to worry about straps and lines showing. This adds to the perfection of the day and will also make your bridesmaids feel more secure about what they are wearing when their curves are accentuated by being supported in all of the right ways.

The Dress

Some women choose to shop for the dress first and others choose to shop for the bra first. Those that shop for the dress before the bra will later base the bra choice on the dress design. This can result in a lot more flexibility when finding the right gown.

However, the bride who shops for her bra first may do so to ensure she finds a fit that is perfect to then find the dress that fits the bra. Fortunately, you can walk into a David’s Bridal or other bridal store and find the dress that fits the bra style due to variety. The order in which you shop for your ensemble is entirely up to you.

Happy Shopping!

Now that you have a set of guidelines to follow when finding a low back strapless bra for wedding dress coordination, you can find the right one and look fantastic on your big day. With all of the designs that are available, you can find a bra with the functionality, comfort, and color needed to make you look and feel natural.



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