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Padded Bras for Summer: Comfort, Style, and Versatility

Written on 12 July 2023

padded bra for summer

The sun is here, holiday plans are forming, and the good-mood vibes are high, so it's a great time to top up your wardrobe with the right clothes and underwear for the season! Enter our selection of perfect padded bras for summer.

At Uplifted Lingerie, we stock a wide range of padded bras that suit various outfit styles, curves and body types. For instance, the Curvy Kate Luxe Strapless is an excellent choice for your summer strapless dresses, while the Royce Skyla T-shirt Bra offers that everyday comfort you need.

Shop Padded Summer Bras at Uplifted Lingerie today!

Why are Padded Bras Perfect for Summer?

Padded bras are a great option for the summer months, regardless of body shape or bra size. They provide additional comfort and smooth lines with their soft padding. They also prevent any show-through, which can sometimes occur with lighter, summer fabrics. If that's not enough, the padding in these bras is also designed to help create a fuller, more rounded look, which can be especially beneficial for women with smaller or unevenly sized breasts.

The Strapless Star: Curvy Kate Luxe Strapless Bra

The Strapless Star Curvy Kate Luxe Strapless Bra

Curvy Kate Luxe : Strapless CK2601, From £29.60

  • Strapless Balcony Bra
  • Available in sizes 28D-40J
  • Available in Black, Biscotti, Ivory and Caramel

This bra is designed for a broad range of sizes (28D-40J) and offers a style statement that compliments your entire summer wardrobe. Whether you're wearing a strapless sundress, off-shoulder top, or formal evening dress, this bra offers a seamless fit, super support and a stunning silhouette without those pesky straps being on show.

The smooth, seam-free cups not only provide great coverage but also craft a beautifully rounded shape, This strapless balcony bra incorporates an internal side sling and silicone strips that offer unbeatable support and security, ensuring comfortable wear throughout those long, sunny days.

Plus, with its diverse colour options - Black, Biscotti, Ivory, and Caramel - there's a shade to match every outfit in your summer wardrobe!


The Wardrobe Workhorse: Curvy Kate Super Plunge Multiway Padded Bra

Curvy Kate Super Plunge Multiway Padded Bra

Curvy Kate Super Plunge Multiway Padded Bra, From £27.50

  • Available in sizes 28D-40J
  • Available in colours Latte and Black
  • Multiway Straps for different back options

Thought that daring low-cut summer dress or multiway outfit was impossible to wear? Think again! Curvy Kate offers the perfect outfit solution with this excellent multiway design.

This padded plunge bra offers a plunging, flattering neckline for various looks and an added back converter and multiway straps for unparalleled versatility. From a breezy backless outfit to a daring halterneck, this padded bra really complements every summer outfit and ensures you feel fabulous and supported throughout the day.

Foam-padded plunge cups tailor the fit to bring the bust up and in, offering a flattering silhouette and are available in sizes from 28D-40J, in two classic colours, Latte and Black

So, don't let your outfit choices be dictated by your bra this summer. Enjoy maximum bra versatility with convertible straps that can be worn in different styles, making this bra the ultimate wardrobe workhorse.


Padded Push-Up Bras, The Low-Cut Champion: Freya Expression Demi Plunge

Padded Push-Up Bras

Freya Expression Demi Plunge, From £25.20

  • Available in sizes 28D-38G
  • Available in colours Natural Beige and Black
  • Sweetheart neckline offers uplift and an enhanced cleavage

Summer is the perfect season to bring out those lower-cut outfits. To complement these pieces, you need to find a bra that offers both support and discretion. The Freya Expression Demi Plunge fits the bill perfectly with its low-cut design, ensuring a flattering neckline while providing ample support.

The seam-free moulded cup that assures a smooth, rounded appearance under your favourite summer outfits. Whether it's a light, airy blouse or a fitted dress, it means this bra offers the perfect silhouette ensuring you feel as fabulous as you look. The sweetheart neckline enhances your cleavage and provides uplift, making it an ideal choice for lower-cut summer ensembles.

Equipped with fixed, fully adjustable straps, this bra prevents slippage, ensuring you stay comfortable and supported, even on the longest and hottest summer days. Available in sizes from 28D-38G and in two versatile colours, Natural Beige and Black, the Freya Expression caters to a variety of sizes and styles.


The Classic Padded T-shirt Bra: Royce Skyla

The Classic Padded T-shirt Bra Royce Skyla

Royce Skyla: T-shirt Bra, From £24

  • Available in sizes 28D-40F
  • Available in Mint or Rose
  • Designed for smaller bands and larger cup sizes

This classic T-shirt bra is perfect for casual outings or simply lounging at home, providing the comfort you crave, without sacrificing style when teaming it with your favourite summer T-shirts & vests.

The Royce Skyla T-Shirt Bra features delicate lace detailing on the back straps, adding a touch of elegance to an everyday essential, whilst its lightly padded cups, provide modesty and a full coverage fit, ensuring you feel secure and comfortable all day.

This bra has been thoughtfully designed with small band sizes in mind, ranging from 28 to 40 and up to an F cup. The addition of a discreet hook on the back provides the option to convert this into a racerback style, giving you plenty of summer wardrobe versatility


Styling Padded Bras For Summer Outfits

Padded styles deliver all-day comfort, and excellent support, leaving you free to move around without the worry of showing off more than you intended in lighter breezy summer fabrics!

Whether you're donning a strapless dress for a beach party or a casual T-shirt for an afternoon stroll, the right padded bra for summer has plenty to offer. Consider strapless options to remove unsightly tan lines when showing off your shoulders, multiway straps and plunging necklines for the perfect V-neck partner, and handy features like racerback clips to ensure you get the most from your bras across different outfit choices.

Final Thoughts

It's clear that padded bras are more than just a practical basic lingerie item - they are the unsung heroes of your summer wardrobe. Their versatility makes them the perfect companion for a wide variety of outfits, from your chic summer dresses to your casual tees.

Head over to our online store for our full range of padded bras for your perfect padded summer underwear staple!  


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