The 8 Prettiest Shapewear Pieces to Try Now
Sarah Hyland. Kim Kardashian. Jaime King. Eva Longoria. What do these dazzling stars have in common? They all use shapewear. “Every woman from a size 0 to 14 should own Spanx! BodyWrap [has a piece that] makes my body look smoother and slimmer under fitted dresses without leaving any lines,” Kardashian told InStyle earlier this year. The drawback? Shapewear can be a little boring. So we’ve rounded up the eight prettiest pieces (some can even double as outerwear!) to spice up your underwear drawer. Start with the sleek bodysuit by Maidenform, above, then continue shopping below. From sexy to girly, these pieces have you covered.
Haute Contour Nouveau Thong Bodysuit by Spanx
This bodysuit proves shapewear can be sexy—plus, it’s perfect for nipping in your midsection.
Allure Shape Skirt by La Perla
How gorgeous is this half slip? Pair it with a skirt that hits just above the knee to add a chic lace touch to your hemline.
Lace N' Smooth Firm Control Brief by Bali
Just noshed on pepperoni deep-dish? No worries! This shaping brief controls your midsection and offers full coverage while keeping you comfy.
Randall Slip by Yummie by Heather Thomson
This beautiful full slip has everything you want in a shaper: built-in bra cups, powerful shaping technology, silicone to prevent sliding, and convertible straps.
Modern Lights Bodysuit by DKNY
Mesh inserts up the sex appeal of this onesie. Wear under a pencil skirt and blazer to transform your suit from blah to bam!
Envy Balconette Bra by Panache
Introducing your new favorite bra! This push-up boasts side panels for extra support, power mesh for smoothing, and a center panel that’s arched for additional support. And that’s not all: this baby is available in sizes up to 38K!
Sophia Lace High-Waist Smoother by Le Mystère
Intricate lace panels smooth your clothing without peeking through. Try this piece under high-waist pants or a slim pencil skirt.
Filigra Lace Forming Dress by Wolford
Don't let the delicate nature of this adjustable underdress fool you: it rivals any of the best shapewear out there. This piece is seamless and can be attached to a bra, which means no more double straps! Pair with a low-cut LBD so the French lace takes center stage.