We recently asked your opinion on celebrities going commando on the red carpet, but how about the less risky option of not wearing a bra? Can it be tastefully done on the right carpet?
To help you make up your mind, we’ve gathered a list of some of the most talked-about braless outfits of the last few years.
1. Goldie Hawn — Braless in White Dress
Goldie Hawn at Elegy premiere during the 2008 Berlin Film Festival (Berlinale) in Germany on February 10, 2008
2. Jessica Szohr in an Express Fringe Neck Loop
Jessica Szohr at the 2012 Tao Beach Season Opening at the Venetian Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on May 5, 2012
3. Anne Hathaway in a Valentino Couture Embellished Vintage Gown
Anne Hathaway at “Punk: Chaos to Couture” Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City on May 7, 2013
4. Kate Bosworth in Calvin Klein
Kate Bosworth at the 2006 Vanity Fair Oscar Party held at Morton’s restaurant in Los Angeles on March 5, 2006
5. Erin Wasson in a Barely There Dress
Erin Wasson at the 13th Annual Warner Bros. and InStyle Golden Globes (69th Annual Golden Globe Awards) after-party at The Beverly Hilton hotel in Los Angeles on January 15, 2012
6. Kendra Wilkinson in a Cutout Dress
Kendra Wilkinson Baskett at OK! Magazine’s Annual Pre-Oscar Party held at the Emerson Theatre in Los Angeles on February 22, 2013
7. Brooke Mueller in a See-Through Top Carrying Her Twins
Brooke Mueller with her sons Bob and Max at the 18th Annual Dream Halloween to benefit the children affected by Aids Foundation in Los Angeles on October 29, 2011
8. Anne Hathaway in a Pink Prada Column-Style Gown
Anne Hathaway at the 85th Annual Oscars at Hollywood & Highland Center in Los Angeles on February 24, 2013
9. Rihanna in Azzedine Alaia
Rihanna at the 55th Annual Grammy Awards held at Staples Center in Los Angeles on February 10, 2013
10. Luisa Zissman in a Tight Blue Dress
Luisa Zissman at the gala screening of Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa at Odeon Covent Garden in London on October 9, 2013
Is going braless on the red carpet always a fashion faux pas, or can it be done?
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