Party Perfect Lingerie for the Fuller Bust

Truth: Having a fuller bust can make dressing up for special occasions a little more difficult. Hands up if you've ever pulled a dress off and thrown it in the corner in frustration, or tried every bra you own under an outfit in an effort to find just ONE that supports you well without showing. You may be envious of your A-cup friend who can throw on a low-back top without a bra, and head out with not a worry in the world. Well, keep in mind that your smaller-busted friend is probably super-envious of your fabulous bigger bust! 

If you have ever thrown in the towel and resorted to wearing a plain t-shirt dress, simply because you can’t find the right bra, you're not alone. Many of us have felt the struggle. We know what it feels like when it seems nearly impossible to find a bra to wear underneath your gorgeous new low plunge dress,  that won’t leave you falling out of it!

Luckily, things are getting a little easier for us busty ladies. More and more styles are accommodating for the bigger bust, with features that allow us to wear a range of different party dresses. Yes, that means we can dress up and feel absolutely fabulous for a special occasion without having to constantly worry about wardrobe malfunctions or feeling uncomfortable all night!

Our team is constantly on the hunt for the best new bra styles in D+ cup sizes, so our range of strapless, low-back, multiway, smoothing and plunge styles is always growing. Whether you’re wearing a low neckline, a strapless style, a one-shoulder design or a low back top, we can help you find the best possible foundation in supportive lingerie.

In a perfect world, we would all find one amazing ‘unicorn’ bra that suits every outfit you’ve ever dreamed of. But since we’re all so wonderfully unique in shape, this is no easy task for a bra manufacturer to make (so far). The reality is, you have been gifted with a fabulous bust! We may not find you the 'unicorn' bra solution you were hoping for, but we will find you a bra solution that works just as well.

Here are a few of our go-to D+ bras for party outfits. From supportive strapless bras to deep plunging styles and playful statement pieces, we have you all sorted!

Deep Plunge: I want a bra to wear under a low plunge neckline that will offer support, uplift, and provide killer cleavage! 


Solution: The Le Mystere Infinite Possibilities Moulded Bra

  • Molded memory foam cups with gentle uplift and mesh design on the outside
  • Convertible, fully adjustable straps; third strap for halter style
  • Satin microfibre wings rest 2 inches lower on the back when straps are worn wide
  • Butter-soft elastic lining for comfort

Strapless: I want a bra to wear under a one shoulder, off the shoulder, or strapless style top or dress. 


Solution: The Prima Donna Divine Strapless Bra 
  • Bandeau style creates a low neckline for sexy cleavage
  • Supple foam cups are comfortable and give you great uplift
  • Lace motif print all over for a feminine look
  • Detachable straps can also be worn around your neck

Statement Bra: I want a statement bra to wear under a blazer, blouse or shirt!


Solution: Freya Love Note High Apex Bra  OR any eye-catching style! We particularly love Marlies Dekkers in D-F cups.

Have you visited a Brava store to work out the best bra to wear under your special occasion outfit? If not, don’t hesitate to visit us or chat with one of our fitters online through our Virtual Fitter service. With summer just around the corner and the festive season just weeks away, we want you to be prepared with a bra that you can rely on to wear with a number of your gorgeous special occasion outfits! Comment below if you’re currently searching for a bra solution for an outfit that wasn’t listed above...