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There are few things more seductive than revealing your back, and Maidenform's Breakthrough Backless Bra makes it possible ($25, maidenform.com). It was originally featured on the ABC TV show American Inventor where it was designed by runner-up Elaine Cato, a single mom and former beauty queen from Tennessee. She is also director of the Miss Black Tennessee Pageant. Don't you wish all of your bras had such a neat backstory?
Just because you are amply endowed doesn't mean you can't wear strapless bras! The "Marilyn" Strapless Bra from Underology ($36, underology.com) supports sizes up to DDD, and it comes with detachable straps. Now you can finally bare your shoulders.
Vicky Secret's Vertical Cup Convertible Push-Up Bra ($48, victoriassecret.com) covers up what you need covered and shows everything you don't, like a plunging cleavage and a bare and sensual back. You can wear it as a two-strap, racerback, halter or backless .
When it comes to nursing, there's no getting around the dreaded maternity bra. But this simple Bravado bra is such a blessing. It's decent looking; it's made out of comfortable, breathable cotton; and it's affordable ($20 on sale, figleaves.com), which is great because nursing moms change sizes with every passing month.
And then on the complete opposite end of the sexiness spectrum is the sizzling violet Opin Divin demi cup bra by Aubade. Treat yourself or that special someone with this sultry lingerie ($119, figleaves.com).
Even A cups need a great everyday bra that will look great under T-shirts and tank-tops like Calvin Klein's Perfectly Fit Petite Racerback Push-Up Bra ($38, figleaves.com). The front enclosure makes it so easy to take on and off.
Nobody likes a wire digging into their breasts, which is what makes wireless bras so attractive. Victoria's Secret makes the Infinity Edge Wireless Push Up Bra ($40-$46, victoriassecret.com), which miraculously pushes up and gives you sexy cleavage. And it comes in a variety of fun colors and prints.