The 18 Best Places to Buy Comfy Bras Online That Actually Fit

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Best Places To Buy Bras Online

Bra shopping from home is more enjoyable than ever thanks to the number of online stores that offer high-quality bras. Online-only brands have revolutionized the industry, and several top companies have proven that they know how to create comfortable and flattering bras for all shapes and sizes.

When shopping for bras online, the most important considerations are comfort and fit. Whether you're a cup size A or a DDD, you'll want to find a bra that fits and has the right amount of stretch and softness to be comfortable enough to wear all day. When shopping for bras online, look for brands that provide detailed sizing information. Since you won't be able to try before you buy, you'll also want to make sure you're aware of the company's return policy. To find the best places to buy bras online, we researched traditional retailers that offer their collections on the web, as well as online-only retailers, like ThirdLove and Lively. Our selections include stores that offer inclusive sizing options as well as retailers with online sizing quizzes or detailed measurements and sizing information so you can find the perfect bra size online. If you're looking for a supportive bra, the best place to buy a comfy bra online is Spanx. Their Bra-llelujah! full coverage and wireless bras stand out for their softness, comfort, and smoothing design, and their thick straps provide ample support without sliding off.

To help you narrow down your choices, here are the best places to buy bras online.

Most Supportive: Spanx

Spanx Bras

Often associated with shapewear, Spanx also has an incredible line of bras. Launched in 2008, the company's first bra, Bra-llelujah! Underwire, was designed using the same premise of a flattering fit and a smooth look that the brand was built around.

Spanx offers free shipping throughout the U.S., and you can feel comfortable purchasing a Spanx bra online thanks to the company's 90-day full refund policy. With the website's detailed size guide for every product, you'll know that you're getting a bra that fits without having to step foot in a store. Bras range from $42 to $74, and are available in 9 different colors, depending on style. Spanx offers more than 20 styles in inclusive sizes from XS through 3X.

All Spanx bras have the perfect combination of softness, comfort, and smoothing design. Bras have thick straps that provide plenty of support without sliding off. The brand's range of products also includes bralettes, bandeaus, wireless, nursing, and sports bras. After many years of searching for a strapless bra that won't fall down, one Real Simple writer will never stray from the Up For Anything Strapless bra—Spanx's SmartGrip technology has a gripping material on the inside of the bra so that it won't move around or slip down during wear.

Our picks:

  • Bra-llelujah! Full Coverage Bra: $68;
  • Up For Anything Strapless Bra: $74;
  • Bra-llelujah! Wireless Bra: $68;

Best Style Variety: Lively

LIVELY Bras: Where to Buy Bras Online

Our editors love bras from Lively because the brand offers extremely comfortable styles (like this bralette), with most available in cup sizes A to DDD. Not only is Lively disrupting the lingerie industry with styles that empower women, but it's creating an entire movement that it's dubbed "Leisurée." Lively bras take a cue from the classics and merge them with the trends, so you can find everything from T-shirt bras and push-up bras to unlined lace bras and mesh-trimmed bralettes in a variety of colors. If you find a few styles that you really love, you can bundle them and save: Most bras cost $35, but you can buy any two for $60 or any three for $80.

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Best for Big Busts: Soma

Soma Bras: Where to Buy Bras Online

Soma launched in 2004 with one mission in mind: to give women "bras as comfortable as they are beautiful." Today, the brand sells hundreds of highly reviewed bra styles within three best-selling collections and inclusive size ranges, which include bands up to 42 and cup sizes G and DDD—there's even a special DD & Up filter on the site. The collections include Enbliss (cloud-like comfy and soft but supportive styles), Vanishing Back (smooth, seamless styles that create an invisible transition from bra to back), and Embraceable (styles for everyday comfort and support).

Our picks:

  • Vanishing Back Full-Coverage Bra: $56;
  • Cooling Full-Coverage Bra: $56;
  • Enbliss Wireless Bralette: $46;

Best Bralettes: Richer Poorer

Richer Poorer Bras
Richer Poorer

Imagine a bralette so comfy, it gets more than 1,000 people on a waitlist immediately after it sells out. That's what happened with Richer Poorer's original classic bralette in 2019. Now, Richer Poorer has added more styles to its bralette collection, including the Scoop and the Cut Out, each of which is lightweight, comfortable, and necessary to add to your lingerie stash ASAP. All of Richer Poorer's bras are made from a super soft modal-cotton blend, which is great for warmer temperatures because it wicks away moisture to keep you cool. These bralettes get a 10 out of 10 recommendation for when you don't need the support of underwire.

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Best Wireless: Knix

Knix Bras: Where to Buy Bras Online

Known for creating completely wire-free bras, Knix is an underwear brand that's all about putting on something you'll feel comfortable and confident in, no matter what. The company has a patented bonding technology that allows it to create seamless, chafe-free bras with super supportive materials. Knix's best-selling Evolution bra has thousands of five-star reviews because of its versatility and flattering fit—it can even be worn eight different ways!

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Best Value: Harper Wilde

Harper Wilde Bras
Harper Wilde

The Harper Wilde brand began when founders Jenna Kerner and Jane Fisher asked themselves, "Why are bras so expensive?" After surveying hundreds of women about what they are actually looking for when it comes to the support, style, comfort, and price of bras, the three Harper Wilde $40 bra styles were born. There's The Base, a lightly lined bra meant for everyday wear; The Boost, a push-up style with light padding; and The Flex, a classic underwire strapless bra. You can utilize the company's virtual fitting feature, which connects you with a Harper Wilde stylist for a 20-minute digital session to find your perfect bra. Plus, if you need to totally revamp your underwear drawer while sticking to a budget, you can buy in bulk via Harper Wilde's bundle options of three or six bras.

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Best Brand Variety: Nordstrom

Nordstrom Bras: Where to Buy Bras Online

While we love to shop at Nordstrom for everything from shoes to designer bags, the retailer also has an amazing selection of bras (especially bras for large breasts) from brands we trust, like Natori, Chantelle, and more. Nordstrom even offers cup sizes ranging from AA to J.

Our picks:

  • Natori Feathers Underwire Contour Bra: $68;
  • Wacoal Red Carpet Convertible Strapless Bra: $68;
  • Chantelle Intimates Rive Gauche Underwire Bra: $88;
  • Free People Intimately FP Adella Longline Bralette: $38;

Best Size Range: Bare Necessities

Bare Necessities: Where to Buy Bras Online
Bare Necessities

If you already love one particular bra brand, chances are Bare Necessities offers it. The retailer offers 80 of the most beloved bra brands, including Calvin Klein, DKNY, Natori, Maidenform, and more, with sizes ranging from 28 to 56 in band size and AA to O in cup size.

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Best Online Try-On: ThirdLove

ThirdLove Bras: Where to Buy Bras Online

Start your search for the perfect-fitting bra by taking ThirdLove's 60-second Fitting Room quiz. You'll answer a few questions about your current bras, like the brand name and how well the cups and band fit, as well as your breast shape. ThirdLove is not only a brand great for finding your ideal everyday bra (the company's Perfect Coverage Bra has more than 17,000 five-star reviews!), but all of the styles come in five different "naked shades," so you're guaranteed to find a beautiful color that works for you. And if you've ever been shopping and can't find your size in store, you won't have to worry about that here—ThirdLove's sizing is pretty impressive, with styles available in 30 to 48 in band size and AA to I in cup size, including half-cup sizes.

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Best Everyday Bras: Everlane

Everlane Bras: Where to Buy Bras Online

If you're a fan of Everlane's affordable high-quality, minimalist-inspired staples, you'll be pleased to know that the brand also sells a line of intimates. The selection includes super comfortable bras that are supportive sans padding. Like many of Everlane's items, the bras are made from supima cotton, which provides an extra-soft feel to the already lightweight designs.

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Fastest Delivery: Amazon

New Bra Update

By now, everyone is familiar with Amazon's speedy delivery process, but not many shoppers realize that it's home to hundreds of amazing bras. You have your choice of fan-favorite labels like Calvin Klein, Warner's, Fruit of the Loom, and more, plus the ability to discover new brands and styles. But the best part is that you can get many new bras delivered to your doorstep in just two days with a Prime membership.

Our picks:

  • Bali Minimizer Underwire Comfort Bra: from $16;
  • Warner's Easy Does It No Bulge Wire-Free Bra: from $12;
  • Calvin Klein Invisibles Comfort Seamless Skinny Strap Bralette: from $20;

Best Lingerie: Adore Me

New Bra Update

Spice up your intimates collection with Adore Me's stylish collection of lingerie, which is available in cup sizes A to DDD and band sizes 30 to 38 (as well as extended sizes 38DD to 46DDD in the Plus category). Worried about buying online? The brand offers at-home try-ons with its Elite Box plan, which is based on your fit and style preferences and curated by the Adore Me team. There's a styling fee of $20, and you have seven days to try on your new goodies. Each box comes with a prepaid label, so you can easily ship the ones you don't like back.

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Best Sports Bras: Outdoor Voices

New Bra Update

Odds are you've seen an Outdoor Voices sports bras while scrolling through social media. The customer-favorite and editor-approved athleisure brand was founded on the mission of creating fun, comfortable workout clothes to inspire people to move with confidence through their everyday life. Founded in 2012, Outdoor Voices activewear includes everything from traditional sports bras to fashion-forward crop tops in a variety of colors, styles, and impact and compression levels. Plus every piece is made with eco-friendly materials and practices.

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Best for Bras and Underwear: Aerie

New Bra Update

Looking to stock up on new undies too? Aerie is your one-stop shop for all things intimates thanks to its expansive collection of bras and underwear. With every style, cut, and color available and plenty of matching sets to go around, you'll have no trouble finding something that suits your vibe. Aerie's bras and underwear are available in sizes 30AA to 38DDD and XXS to XXL, respectively. The brand is known for its eight-for-$32 underwear deal, and you can frequently find a sale on bras.

Our picks:

  • Real Happy Demi Lightly Lined Bra: $35;
  • New Blooms Lace Padded Triangle Bralette: $40;
  • Offline The Hugger Longline Racerback Sports Bra: $30;

Best Flesh-Colored Bras: Skims

New Bra Update

When Kim Kardashian debuted Skims in 2018, the hot-ticket items were its shapewear. Now, fans can't stop raving about its bra collection, which offers every style in sizes XXS to XXL and nine nude shades. You can choose from classic bra and bralette silhouettes like triangle, scoop, seamless, T-shirt, bandeau, and underwire. Skims also has trend-inspired collections in materials like cotton jersey, pointelle, terry, velour, waffle, velvet, and mesh, each of which come in that vast nude shade range plus some fun seasonal colors. Of course, there's a smoothing sculpting bra to pair with your shapewear.

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Best Eco-Friendly: Summersalt

New Bra Update

Sustainability has never looked so good. Summersalt uses recycled water bottles to create its signature micro-mesh lace fabric, which provides the perfect stretch, durability and support. Its standout Feel Free Adjustable Bralette is available in sizes XS to 2XL and six colors—three of which are nude shades—and it pairs with the Feel Free Bikini Underwear. While you're shopping, make sure to check out Summersalt's incredible selection of sports bras and tank tops.

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Best Trend-Inspired: Free People

New Bra Update

Always up to date on the latest bra trends, Free People's bra selection puts an original spin on what's buzzing in lingerie—think vintage lace, seamless fits, neckline cut-outs, sheer mesh, and unique underwire silhouettes, all with Free People's signature whimsical spirit. There's no shortage of bralettes, matching sets, or fun colors to choose from; shop sizes XS to XL and 32A to 36DD.

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Best Mesh: Bluebella

New Bra Update

Finding a mesh bra that delivers both quality and comfort isn't always easy. Or at least it wasn't before Bluebella. The U.K.-based brand merges fashion and lingerie with modern-inspired mesh designs in sizes 30A to 40G that include supportive details like adjustable straps, structured busts, shape-enhancing cups, and double-strapped bands. Not to mention, the brand uses responsibly sourced materials and has prioritized diversity and inclusivity with its IDEA Committee.

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