- Stick to a lacy, brightly colored, or printed piece. This look is meant to show off a statement bra, not your everyday black or nude styles. See how celebs like Sarah Jessica Parker and Diane Kruger make it work.
- Consider your bra "just another layer." A pretty piece of lingerie looks best when worn under an open-weave sweater, lacy top, or sheer blouse, like at Rag & Bone and Narciso Rodriguez. Bottom line: it should be deliberate and thought out — otherwise, it'll just look sloppy.
- Don't go crazy. It probably goes without saying, but those pretty sheer bras that don't leave much to the imagination? Opt for a racerback tank that will allow you to show off the straps without risking a major wardrobe malfunction.
Now that you're up to speed, just click below to shop our favorite bras (and accompanying tops) to show off for Spring.