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The balconette is a classic and romantic-styled bra. See my selection of 6 balconettes D+ styles
Zebra Lace Demi Balconette Bra | See Thirdlove.com
What is a balconette bra?
The balcony effect is the first thing you’ll notice. You’ll find the cups to be shorter in height and are shaped more horizontally than other bras.
The balcony cups show the upper part of your breasts and decollete nicely.
How does your bra feel?
Use my bra calculator to check your size.
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Bra Fit Video Vault & Bra Fit Quiz.
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More features of a balconette:
- the straps are wider set than with normal bras
- shoulders en chest are shown more
- feminine details like pleats, ruffles, bows, lace
When to wear a balconette bra?
Rosme Womens Balconette Bra cups B-G | See Amazon.com
The low-cut cup style of a balconette bra makes this design perfect under a revealing neckline.
Balconette bras are best suited for:
- wide-neck shirts and dresses
- low-cut tops and dresses
6 Styles of balconette bras for plus size
Style 1. All-over lace balconette bra A-I cup
24/7® Lace Balconette Bra | See Thirdlove.com
✔ available in cups A-I, including ½ cups
✔ bands 30-48
✔ memory foam cups
Style 2. Strapless balconette bra C-E cup
Olivachel Women’s Strapless Bra 34-46 C/D/DD/E | See Amazon.com
✔ multiway bra that comes with straps
✔ wide elastic band
✔ underwire bra with silicone along the top and band
ThirdLove 60 bra sizes, including ½ cups
Bands 30 - 48 | cups AA - I
See Collection ThirdLove
Style 3. DOBREVA Underwire Balconette Unlined Demi Sheer A-E cup
DOBREVA Underwire Balconette Unlined Demi Sheer | See Amazon.com
✔ non-padded bra
✔ with hidden slings to provide a push-up effect
✔ the straps can be convertible into cross-back or basic style
Style 4. Playtex shaping balconette with underwire B-DDD cup
Playtex Secrets Amazing Shape Balconette Underwire | See Herroom.com
✔ balconette t-shirt bra with a smooth rounded shape
✔ padded comfort straps
✔ wide neckline
Style 5. Leading Lady Balconette Wirefree T-Shirt Bra B-G cup
Leading Lady Balconette Wirefree T-Shirt Bra | See Herroom.com
✔ wireless cups with light padding
✔ padded, non-stretch front straps help distribute weight evenly for less strain
✔ knit cup overlay is soft, sleek, and seamless
Style 6. Freya Women’s Plus-Size Idol Allure Strapless Bra D-FF cup
Freya Women’s Plus-Size Idol Allure Strapless Bra | See Amazon.com
✔ smooth fishnet mesh overlay
✔ detachable straps with double loops at the front and back
✔ firm and supporting band