And there’s no better way to sex up your look than with some lingerie. And if you thought it was only appropriate for your party of two (or three—we’re not judging) you’re wrong. Sexy underwear works just as easily for day as it does for evening and we’ve four fun lingerie ideas to prove it.
If spring’s hottest trend was the crop top, then summer’s is the bralette. There’s no better motivation to get to the gym than walking around in your underwear. So add an extra Pilates class to your workout schedule this week and get ready to show off some skin this weekend. Just be sure to pick a day-appropriate “top.” The key to wearing a bralet correctly is selecting the right fabric so avoid anything sheer, satin, or lace details. You want to silhouette of a bra without the “show.” And if you’re wondering how to wear a corset, the same rules apply.
Speaking of fashion trends, bedroom dressing doesn’t expire come September. In fact, the fall runways were filled with plenty of lingerie ideas. Printed bloomers were on display under latex skirts at Burberry and lace-trimmed negligees replaced dresses at Louis Vuitton. Lingerie for day has gone high fashion and if Marc Jacobs can do it so can you.
Click through the slideshow above to shop four lingerie ideas that will get you out of that summer wardrobe funk.