A spaghetti strap (also called noodle strap) is a
very thin shoulder strap used to support clothing, while providing
minimal shoulder straps over otherwise bare shoulders. It is commonly
used in garments such as swimwear, camisoles, crop tops, bras, cocktail
dresses, and evening gowns.
The spaghetti straps are very thin pieces of
material that is worn over the shoulder and holds up a piece of
The spaghetti strap top is so-named for its
resemblance to the thin pasta strings called spaghetti.
Spaghetti straps can be made in Italy, but don’t
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spaghetti strap definition in our glossary section.