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A T-shirt bra: How to choose the right shape

The T-shirt bra is a style staple and most women have at least one in their lingerie drawer. T-shirt bras go with everything, from fitted tops and flowy blouses to stylish bodycon dresses. But what makes for the perfect T-shirt bra and where can you find ones that are equal parts smooth, sexy, and stylish? Everything you need to know about T-shirt bras.

What is a T-shirt bra?

The name doesn't refer to the look, but to the garment it was intended to be worn under: A basic white T-shirt. A T-shirt bra has smooth, seamless cups that are invisible under clothing. Most have slightly padded cups made from lightweight spacer fabric, although this isn’t a must. As long as the bra is smooth, seamless, and invisible under clothes, it can be considered a T-shirt bra. Your bra doesn’t have to be white. For an invisible look under light-colored clothing, choose a neutral color that matches your skin tone. Feel free to wear a more colorful bra under other outfits.

What is a T-shirt bra?

The name doesn't refer to the look, but to the garment it was intended to be worn under: A basic white T-shirt. A T-shirt bra has smooth, seamless cups that are invisible under clothing. Most have slightly padded cups made from lightweight spacer fabric, although this isn’t a must. As long as the bra is smooth, seamless, and invisible under clothes, it can be considered a T-shirt bra. Your bra doesn’t have to be white. For an invisible look under light-colored clothing, choose a neutral color that matches your skin tone. Feel free to wear a more colorful bra under other outfits.

Smooth and stylish

Smooth, seamless, and invisible under clothing: T-shirt bras are undoubtedly practical, but can they also be stylish? One look at the T-shirt bras in the Marie Jo collection and the answer is clear: Absolutely! The seamless cups create a smooth silhouette and the bras feature unique prints, captivating colors, and sexy straps that were made to be seen under tops and blouses. The trendy animal prints in the Marie Jo L’Aventure Jude and Rege series and the lace straps in the Marie Jo Elis series are the perfect combination of sexiness and style.

Smooth and stylish

Smooth, seamless, and invisible under clothing: T-shirt bras are undoubtedly practical, but can they also be stylish? One look at the T-shirt bras in the Marie Jo collection and the answer is clear: Absolutely! The seamless cups create a smooth silhouette and the bras feature unique prints, captivating colors, and sexy straps that were made to be seen under tops and blouses. The trendy animal prints in the Marie Jo L’Aventure Jude and Rege series and the lace straps in the Marie Jo Elis series are the perfect combination of sexiness and style.

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Styling effect: Choosing a style to suit your outfit

T-shirt bras come in a wide range of styles, each with their own unique effect. From straps to strapless and from plunging neckline to supportive underwire, there are plenty of options to choose from.

  • A balcony T-shirt bra like Marie Jo L’Aventure Colin features lower-cut cups for less coverage. The horizontal lines of the cups look gorgeous under tops and dresses with a low, rounded neckline.
  • A plunge T-shirt bra like Marie Jo L’Aventure Jude has cups that are cut extra low for stunning cleavage. This bra looks feminine and sexy under low-cut blouses and tops.
  • A bralette like Marie Jo L’Aventure Matthias is light and airy with unpadded cups and no underwire. This style is perfect for creating a natural look.
  • A strapless bra like Marie Jo Avero is a must under sleeveless tops and fitted dresses. It offers excellent support despite being strapless.
  • A heart-shaped T-shirt bra like Marie Jo L’Aventure Hugh lifts and centers the breasts, creating irresistible cleavage. This bra style has more coverage for added comfort and support.

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