Half Bras

Variations on half bras and other shape enhancing bras

Angelica Quarter Cup Bra

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The classic and comfortable quarter cup bra

This open bust quarter cup bra features padded half cups and underwires for maximum cleavage.

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  • Lightly padded, underwire half cups support the breasts.
  • Cups and sides are made of sheer lace.
  • Bow and rhinestone accent at center gore.
  • Bow accents where shoulder straps meet cups.
  • Elastic on top and bottom of wings for custom fit.
  • Leotard back minimizes back fat and provides additional support.
  • Twinned shoulder straps in front taper into elastic shoulder straps, which are adjustable in back with plastic hardware.
  • Not recommended for women with D cups and above.
  • Composition: 84%┬áNylon, 16%┬áSpandex
  • Available in USA sizes: 32-38

Quarter Cup Bra Customer Reviews

Andrea from Minnesota, Age: 20s
I ordered the 32 because my regular size 34 was out of stock and the quarter cup bra still fits great, it actually even lifts my breasts a little more because the cup openings are closer together. I felt very sexy in it! And my fiance loved it!
Pam from Florida, Age: 40s
This quarter cup bra is absolutely amazing, love it. So comfortable I wear it everyday. It’s not just for intimate wear, can wear with everything. I now have four. I read comments to order one size smaller, so I ordered a 32 instead of a 34 and it fits perfectly.
Kathy from Canada, Age: 30s
So nice. Fits my 36D’s beautifully. I should have gone for a size smaller though. I’m on the tightest setting.
Sharon from Minnesota, Age: 40s
I was surprised at how comfortable the quarter cup bra was. I was expecting something with a lot of underwire that hurt. I could wear this bar all the time…well not all the time. Not appropriate for all occasions. =)

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Half bras and other variations of shape enhancing lingerie

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There are many types of bras that fall under the heading of half bras, or brassieres that are not full covering.

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With all these different names it can be difficult to decide which type to go with, because they all actually have slight differences as well as similarities.

The common thing that most of these bras have is that they only cover half the breast, hence the overall name of half bras. The lower part of the breast is supported, giving the bust lift and shape. The top half (or more) is exposed which can allow the nipples to be displayed on some types of bras, but not on all of them.

While many probably think that half bras are purposely made to be sexual, sensual or revealing, you are only half right. 

It is true that many professional dancers, performers and women who like to push the limits of their cleavage wear half bras often. Half bras are also not as young as many would think, as they were worn by Marilyn Monroe in the past century and even found on girls in Caesar’s harem.

Half bras, demi cup bras or balconette bras are actually made to be worn under tops that have a plunging neckline or are low cut. This gives the bust support but also hides the sight of the bra. 

Shelf bras or quarter cup bras are meant to be erotic and leave the nipples exposed but also give a natural contour or line under tight fitting outfits, which gives the illusion of not wearing a bra at all.

See thru bras or sheer bras on the other hand are made for sexual purposes as they are see through and only some have support.

Another reason half bras are popular is that it only gives lift where needed in such cases where it is worn by younger females or females with firm breasts.

So even though you may be looking for a half bra or quarter cup bra solely for your special ocassion, it may also be something to consider to make you feel sexy throughout the day.

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