Jessica Biel on Oct. 25, Kristin Cavallari on Sept. 14, and Jessica Lowndes on Sept. 12.
Listen, we’re not going to
sit type here and tell you it’s easy to pull off the underwear-shown-on-purpose look. Nothing looks weirder than thick white bra straps peek-a-booing out from under a racerback tank top. Been there! But — and there’s always a but — if done right, teaming a black bra with a black lacy dress or top can actually look chic, and stars Jessica Biel, Kristin Cavallari, and Jessica Lowndes nailed the look. To get it right — and not risqué — start with a solid black bra and add to it one of these sheer-looking outfit ideas below.
GET THE LOOK…
Jessica Biel at Glamour’s REEL Moments in L.A. on October 25.
JESSICA BIEL: Jessica Biel paired a darker ’do with a see-through Oscar de la Renta black floral lace and crinkle chiffon blouse at a Glamour magazine event this week. Pair a lacy blouse with a lacy skirt for Jessica’s look, or slip into this Alex Evenings dress ($128, Nordstrom.com).
Kristin Cavallari at the Grand Opening of Lavo in New York on Sept. 14.
KRISTIN CAVALLARI: Kristin Cavallari showed off her curves (and her bra) in a sheer, long-sleeved tube dress at the grand opening of Lavo in New York last month. Show off your curves like Kristin with this stretchy lace dress from American Apparel ($50, AmericanApparel.com).
Jessica Lowndes at Fashion Week in New York on September 12.
JESSICA LOWNDES: Jessica Lowndes rocked a lacy tee with a teal skirt and a full-coverage bra for a classy/cute look at New York Fashion Week. For an easy-to-wear tee like Jessica’s try this one from Olive & Oak ($35, Bluefly.com).
+ Which dress is your favorite — Jessica B., Kristin, or Jessica L.’s?