GIVE THEM HOT HALTER STICK-ON BRAS
THE COLD SHOULDER
Shoulder cut-outs are the effortless way to look instantly dressed up. Prepare to ooze sophistication à la style icon Olivia Palermo, and show off your shoulders with the added security of a delicate strap – perfect if full-blown Bardot isn’t your thing. Go for ditzy florals and pretty crochet to nail the ladylike look. £40, PRETTYLITTLE THING.COM £27.99, NEW LOOK All hail another 90s throwback trend we can’t get enough of. The halter shows off your sunkissed shoulders and does all the accessorising for you. Model Neelam Gill’s thick neckstrap ticks off the choker trend and looks super-edgy. Fashion & beauty intern Sophia says... ‘Ruffles add a super-elegant touch, perfect for that extraspecial occasion.’ REVEAL TESTS Visible bra straps are more eek than chic, so it’s bra-vo to the backless and strapless bra – the perfect undercover hero for rocking the current shoulderflasher trend. Here, we test some of the high street’s best… PADDED, BACKLESS, STRAPLESS
£24, Boux Avenue 1 Despite feeling like it would slip off at first (the side tapes take a little getting used to), this stayed secure for several hours. The padding brought me up a whole cup size, too.
OLIVIA PALERMO NEELAM GILL
£18, GEORGE AT ASDA
3 BACKLESS AND STRAPLESS ADHESIVE £5, Primark Sticky padded cups rather than side tapes meant this bra fitted perfectly and, surprisingly, stayed put. Great for a night out or a quick emergency fix.
£50, LOST INK AT LITTLEWOODS .COM