Sustainable Bras and Bralettes to Support You and the Planet - Good On You
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12 Nov
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Sustainable Bras and Bralettes to Support You and the Planet

Bras are an intimate and tricky purchase at the best of times. Ideally, you want to find bras that are comfortable, flattering, and good quality, since they are worn day in and day out. The hunt becomes even more challenging when you want to source sustainable bras!

Don’t let your underwear be an afterthought on your ethical fashion journey. In fact, we advocate for starting simply! Think of bras as one of the basics to kickstart your conscious closet. With everything from super soft bamboo bras, to ethically made lacy lingerie, to inclusively sized and coloured nude bras, this list has you (partially) covered. Read on to discover the best sustainable bras from Australia, New Zealand, the US, Canada, Europe and the UK, that will see you supporting people, the planet, animals, and—you know—yourself.

Australia and New Zealand

Boody

Rated: Good
woman wearing grey boody bra

Padded Shaper Crop Bra – Ships internationally from Australia

Made from organically grown bamboo, Boody is a clothing brand that supports the trend for all things green & ethical. Its range of sustainable basics are super comfortable and care for you and the planet. The padded crop bra is perfect for everyday wear, with removable padding for gentle support. Sizes: XS-XL

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NICO

Rated: Good
woman wearing dark green sustainable bra by NICO

Tie Dye Underwire Bra – Ships internationally from Australia

Established in 2012 by Lis Harvey, NICO celebrates minimalism and understated luxury. The brand brings high quality basics and underwear to the Australian fashion landscape, featuring clean lines, luxe fabrics, and the styles and colours needed for everyday. NICO’s factories are signatories to The Bangladesh Fire and Building Safety Accord and are compliant with BSCI and certified with WRAP. We can’t get enough of the tie dye sustainable bra range! Sizes: 8A-16G

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Eco Intimates

Rated: Good
light pink flowers bra by Eco Intimates

Bella Bralette – Ships internationally from Australia

Eco Intimates is a basics brand that features organic cotton lingerie, intimates, and sleepwear for women who care about their bodies and the Earth. The wild rose print on this high-quality, long-lasting sustainable cotton bra is dreamy! Sizes: XS-XL

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HARA

Rated: Great
woman wearing honey ethical bra by HARA

Honey Leo High Cut Bra – Ships internationally from Australia

HARA is a clothing label designed for you and our earth collectively. The brand specialises in organic bamboo cotton underwear and loungewear, with its vibrant colours achieved naturally with Turmeric, Indigo, and Madder Root plants. We’re obsessed with the bright honey colour. Sizes: XS-5XL

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Jackfruit the Label

Rated: Good
woman wearing pink eco-friendly bra by jackfruit the label

Watermelon Sugar Bralette – Ships to Australia, New Zealand, the US, Canada, and the UK from Australia

Jackfruit the Label is an Australian brand that houses slow and ethical underwear that is comfortable, long lasting, and earth friendly, using bamboo and organic cotton. How cute is this limited run pink bralette?! AU sizes: 6-26

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Nisa

Rated: Great
women wearing dark ethical bra by nisa

Albertine Bralette – Ships internationally from New Zealand

The ethical option for your underwear drawer. Nisa is an underwear and loungewear label that employs women from refugee backgrounds in its Wellington studio. For the brand, success is not just providing a first job in New Zealand, but in providing a first step in a long career. Nisa is also good for the planet, using GOTS certified organic cotton for its briefs, bralettes, and pants. Sizes: XS-4XL

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Kat the Label

Rated: Good
woman wearing light green lingerie bra by kat the label

Penelope Underwire – Ships internationally from Australia

Fiercely feminine designs, with the option to be exposed or hidden, each Kat The Label garment is designed to lace you with confidence. The brand believes lingerie is the match which ignites one’s sensuality and confidence. The detailing on this sage bra is stunning, and while this style isn’t sheer, many are, so be sure to browse the full range! Sizes: XS-XL

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Vege Threads

Rated: Great
woman wearing light grey ethical bra by vege threads

Modal Crop Bra – Ships internationally from Australia

Vege Threads is ECA certified and makes all of its clothing in Australia. Its range is sustainable and eco-friendly, and includes men’s and women’s basics, as well as women’s activewear and swimwear. For a soft but supportive bra in a simple pullover design, the Modal Crop Bra is your gal. Sizes: XS-XL

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The USA and Canada

WAMA

Rated: Good
woman wearing black bra by wama underwear

Racerback Bralette – Ships internationally from the US

WAMA is pioneering the hemp clothing industry with premium hemp underwear. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including organic cotton and hemp, and is a PETA approved vegan company. This racerback sustainable bralette gives you the support you need no matter your size, without any wires! Sizes: XS-2XL

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PACT

Rated: Great
woman wearing sustainable bralette by PACT

Smooth Cup Bralette – Ships internationally from the US

PACT is a brand that is passionate about being part of a movement transforming the way apparel is made. All of its clothing is sweatshop-free and child-labour-free, and its activewear range is almost entirely made from certified organic cotton, with more than 50% also certified as Fair Trade. For a sweet look with light support, this organic cotton sustainable bralette with a lace band detail is a winner! Sizes: XS-XL

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Proclaim

Rated: Good
woman wearing brown sustainable bra by proclaim

Everyday Bralette in Ella Nude – Ships internationally from the US

Los Angeles-based Proclaim makes beautiful bras from eco-friendly materials like recycled plastic bottles and Tencel. Its wire-free, contoured Everyday Bralette comes in three shades of ‘nude’, building inclusivity into the brand. It also ensures the people in its California factory earn a living wage, and visits suppliers regularly. Sizes: S-3XL

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Miakoda

Rated: Great
woman wearing dark sustainable bras by miakoda

The Athletic Moon Bralette – Ships internationally from the US

If you’re all about that organic plant-based lifestyle, then you’ll most certainly vibe with Miakoda and its organic, ultra-cosy active and loungewear. Supportive of different shapes and sizes, these ethical and sustainable pieces include stripped-back colours and designs that are all about comfort. Everything is manufactured in an ethical factory in NYC, and all packing materials are eco-friendly. For a versatile bralette that can also be used as activewear, we love this medium support, mindful moon bralette. Sizes: XS-2XL

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Naja

Rated: Good
woman wearing black and nude bra by naja

Isabel Bra Sparrow – Ships to Australia, the US, and Canada from the US

Naja makes beautifully designed lingerie and helps educate and employ women through its Underwear for Hope program. This everyday wired demi bra is flattering for nearly every breast shape, providing just the right amount of coverage without adding volume. Sizes: XS-2XL

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Thunderpants USA

Rated: Great
woman wearing sloth print sustainable bra by thunderpants USA

Bralette Blue Sloth – Ships internationally from the US

Thunderpants USA is a manufacturer of quirky, organic cotton underpants for the whole family. This adorable cactus print sustainable bra is super comfy and made with organic cotton and spandex. Sizes: S-2XL

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Free Label

Rated: Good
woman of colour wearing white reversible sustainable bra by Free Label

Andie Bra – Ships internationally from Canada

Free Label brings basics back that don’t come at a cost to the environment or undermining of human rights. This Canadian based label creates pieces locally in both Toronto and Vancouver to support the local economy and to ensure pieces are made ethically. It creates comfortable clothing from natural fibres including organic cotton, linen, and bamboo. The reversible Andie Bra is a bestseller, with options for a racerback or scoop back look! Sizes: XS-4XL

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Pansy

Rated: Good
woman wearing white full bra by pansy

Full Bra – Ships internationally from the US

Pansy is a California-based basics brand that offers organic cotton underwear for all beautiful sizes. The full bra is made from 90% organic cotton and 10% spandex from recycled PET. The higher cut makes it perfect for larger cup sizes! Sizes: S-3XL

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Araks

Rated: Good
woman wearing light blue ethical bra by araks

Beau Underwire Bra – Ships internationally from the US

Araks is a lingerie, swimwear, and sleepwear brand that offers delicate pieces made from luxurious Italian fabrics. Find support that’s sustainable with this underwire bra, made from cotton jersey fabric that is both organic and recycled. Sizes: XS-XL

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Europe and the UK

Organic Basics

Rated: Great
woman wearing black sustainable organic basics bra

Organic Cotton Triangle Bra – Ships internationally from Denmark

Organic Basics offers high quality sustainable fashion basics for men and women in organic materials. The Denmark-based brand puts sustainable thinking at the centre of everything—it only chooses fabrics that care for our environment, and only ever partners with factories that care about their impact. This organic cotton triangle bra is a best seller, featuring no wires yet plenty of support. Sizes: XS-XL

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Underprotection

Rated: Good
woman wearing light blue bustier bra by underprotection

Amy Bandeau Blue – Ships internationally from Denmark

Underprotection is a Danish brand combining ethics and aesthetics, creating underwear, loungewear, and swimwear from sustainable materials like recycled polyester and organic cotton. All of its packaging, paper, and polybags are either recycled or biodegradable, and it only works with certified factories as it believes “fair working conditions and fair wages are human rights”. Underprotection exists to celebrate women of all kinds and sizes, and its goal is to make them feel as beautiful and comfortable as possible—like in this 100% recycled nylon and elastane fine Italian lace bandeau! Sizes: XS-XL

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A-dam

Rated: Good
woman wearing green sustainable bralette by a-dam

Bo Bralette – Ships within Europe from The Netherlands

A-dam is a fresh brand with character. It uses a high-proportion of eco-friendly materials, like GOTS certified cotton, and limits the amount of chemicals, water, and wastewater used in production. A-dam’s bralettes come in a range of funky embroiders, patterns, and solid colours. We love this embroidered teal one, made from GOTS organic cotton with removable padding. Sizes: XS-XL

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Vatter

Rated: Great
grey sustainable bra by vatter

Peppy Paula Bustier – Ships internationally from Germany

Munich-based VATTER creates sustainable and long-lasting underwear, using 100% vegan and environmentally-friendly materials, including GOTS certified cotton, without sacrificing design and aesthetics. We love this flattering and supportive bustier design with a reinforced underbust band. Sizes: XS-XL

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la fille d’O

Rated: Good
women wearing black mesh ethical bra by la fille d'o

Hint Wave Black – Ships internationally from Belgium

la fille d’O (which translates to “the daughter of O”) is the voice of a generation. In 2003, designer Murielle Scherre created this lingerie brand with the vision of being a role model. The brand produces long-lasting products, adhering to the principles of slow-fashion and manufactures locally. It also uses low-impact non-toxic dyes in all its range! Be sure to check out the full range for something a little more risqué, but this classic black number with a unique underwire design is doing it for us. Sizes: XS-3XL

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ColieCo

Rated: Good
woman wearing printed bra by colieco

Poppy Soft Cup Bra – Ships internationally from Portugal

ColieCo is a Portuguese lingerie, underwear, and swimwear brand that uses a handmade to order process for creating the most premium pieces. We’re digging this soft cup bra that comes in 16 different prints, made from upcycled fabric rescued from fast fashion line ends! Sizes: XS-XL

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Woron @ Rêve En Vert

Rated: Good
woman wearing white sustainable bra by woron

Move Base Bra – Ships internationally from Denmark

Woron is a vegan underwear and fashion favourites brand that only uses GOTS certified fibres. This everyday bra is perfect for any occasion, but is especially suited to wear during exercise with its cross back, extra support, and tighter fit. It is made from a soft and sustainable modal fabric. Sizes: XS-L

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Pico

Rated: Great
woman wearing black ethical bra by pico

Black Cotton Crop Top – Ships to Europe and the UK from the UK

Pico designs beautifully soft organic and fair trade cotton underwear for both men and women. The British brand is fully vegan and all its products are Fairtrade International – Small Producers Organisations certified. This super soft organic cotton crop top in a naturally dyed black colour features a covered elastic band for extra comfort. Sizes: XS-L

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CasaGIN

Rated: Good
woman wearing white lacey ethical bra by casagin

Bralette With Eco Lace – Ships internationally from Italy

CasaGIN is a positive place, designed for those looking for a sustainable and conscious lifestyle where you can find products capable of conveying well-being and harmony. This sweet sustainable bra made from TENCEL™ Modal is incredibly soft and feminine. US Sizes: 10-20

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TWOTHIRDS

Rated: Good
woman wearing ribbed dark green bra by twothirds

Sal Rossa – Ships internationally from Spain

TWOTHIRDS sees itself as a brand for people who are awake and aware of the immense value of our oceans, but also have a thirst for style and substance. It manufactures all its products locally to reduce its carbon footprint, as well as audits all of its final stage of production. The seamless sustainable underwear collection comes in a range of gorgeous tones like this dark green, and is all vegan, made from organic cotton and QNOVA® recycled polyamide. Sizes: S-L

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The Nude Label

Rated: Good
woman wearing nude cut-out ethical bras by the nude label

Cut Out Bra – Ships internationally from Spain

The Nude Label curates comfy cotton underwear for women and men that feel as good as they look. The Cut Out Bra features a wide strap that offers an added lift without wires or padding. This sleek everyday classic gives you the support you want without the pain, and is made from soft, sustainable GOTS Certified organic cotton. Sizes: XS-XL

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Looking for sustainable underwear? Have a look at our guide!

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