Ruby from Sex Education has made us fall back in love with bralettes

And yes, we’ve found you an almost exact match to that yellow bra

Sex Education Season 3. Mimi Keene as Ruby Matthews in Episode 1 of Sex Education Season 3.
(Image credit: Netflix / Sam Taylor)

With a new season of Sex Education, came the rise of a new fan-favorite character. Ruby Matthews. We're all obsessed with Ruby and can't get enough of everything from her attitude to her fashion—and the undeniable ability to pull off a seriously cool outfit. 

However there's one piece, in particular, that everyone is talking about, and it's a yellow bra. Undoubtedly one of the best bralettes we've ever seen, Ruby in said bra sent the internet—and us—into meltdown.

If you haven’t seen Sex Education season three, what is your excuse? It gave us everything we needed and more. 

Sex Education Season 3. Mimi Keene as Ruby Matthews, Connor Swindells as Adam Groff, Ncuti Gatwa as Eric Effiong in Episode 3 of Sex Education Season 3.

(Image credit: Netflix / Sam Taylor)

Ruby (Mimi Keene) and Otis (Asa Butterfield), after a summer fling, go from casual, secret sex to official boyfriend and girlfriend, and during these steamy scenes the only thing on our minds was, how to get that bralette. 

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It’s caused quite the frenzy on Twitter (almost as when we found out the Sex Education season 4 news), with users desperately wanting her yellow bra. One wrote: "we’re all wanting to know where ruby’s yellow bra is from, right? #sexeducation”

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Another tweeted: “I NEED ruby’s yellow bra… I’m not kidding I will do anything”

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And a third: “I’m still thinking about Ruby’s yellow bra. I need that.”  

Where to buy Ruby's yellow bralette

Well, your search may be over—after some deep sleuthing of the internet, we believe we’ve found almost an exact match to Ruby's yellow bra. You can thank La Redoute, oh, and it's on sale!

La Redoute, Tulle Non-Underwired Bralette, $22.40 | £20

This bra is almost identical to the one Ruby can be seen wearing in Episode one. Just take a look at the cup shape and thickness of the lace straps. Yep, we'd know that bra anywhere.

This Tulle Bralette has no underwire is non-padded and responsibly made. It also comes in blue.


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If yellow is not really your thing, we have also found a few gorgeous alternatives that would definitely win Queen Ruby’s stamp of approval.

A bralette is essential. Think of it as the foundation for your capsule wardrobe. They are comfortable, supportive, and perfect for every breast size, especially for those who hate underwire bras—honestly who likes them?

La Redoute, Recycled Lace Bralette, $25.60 |  £20

Another bralette from La Redoute, this bra features a lace design and comes in five gorgeous colors, including hazel and pale green.

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Savage X Fenty, Floral Lace Racerback Bralette,  $39.95  | £38

Savage X Fenty is one of the best places to find bralettes, they have a huge range of styles, cutes and are size-inclusive.View Deal

Monki, Wire-free lace bra, $18 | £15

This cute little wire-free bralette is more low-key than the others but comes in a range of colors, including Ruby's fave yellow.View Deal

Naomi Jamieson
Naomi Jamieson

Naomi is a trainee News Writer with the Women's Lifestyle team. She has a background in design, having studied Illustration at Plymouth University but has taken a leap into the world of journalism after always having a passion for writing. She currently writes pieces on fashion, wellbeing, and entertainment for GoodTo and My Imperfect Life and is training for an NCTJ Qualification. 

Before working for Future Publishing’s Lifestyle News team, she worked in the Ad production team. Here she wrote and designed adverts on all sorts of things, which then went into print magazines across all genres. Now, when she isn’t writing articles on celebs, fashion trends, or the newest shows on Netflix, you can find her drinking copious cups of coffee, drawing and probably online shopping.