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What are the different types of bras for any body shape?

What are the different types of bras for any body shape?

There are various types of bras designed to suit different body shapes, outfit styles, and occasions as we will see in this fashion blog. Whether you are slim, chubby, or in need of a nursing bra, we will help you to find your best choice. Note that most of these bras are available at all Bra World outlets in Uganda, Kampala and Kenya, Nairobi.

5 Different types of bras and styles

1. Best Bras for large Busts

For those blessed with big boobs, finding the right bras that provide ample support without compromising your style is key. Here are some of the bras and styles tailored to complement your full busts yet also offering comfort.

  • Balconette Bra: Lifts, supports, and separates the bust, creating a flattering neckline.

  • Full-Cup Bra: Provides full coverage and support for larger busts.

  • Minimizer Bra: Reduces the appearance of the bust size.

Remember to prioritize comfort and proper fit when selecting bras for a fuller bust. Getting professionally fitted ensures that you're choosing bras that provide the right support, allowing you to embrace your curves with confidence.

2. Suitable Bras for small Bust:

different types of bras for smaller boobs at Bra World Uganda and Kenya

On the other hand, for smaller busts, the goal is often to enhance what you have while ensuring comfort and a flattering fit. The key is to feel comfortable and confident in your bras, so experiment with different styles to discover what suits your preferences and enhances your natural beauty. Here are some of the different types of bras designed to complement a smaller boobs:

  • Push-Up Bra: Adds volume and enhances cleavage.

  • Padded Bra: Offers extra padding for a fuller appearance.

  • Triangle Bra: Provides light support and coverage.

3. Maternity/Nursing Bras

Nursing bras are essential for new mothers, providing comfort and convenience during the breastfeeding journey. In fact, a well-fitted nursing bra can make breastfeeding a more comfortable and enjoyable experience.  So, while choosing a nursing bra, consider comfort, ease of use, and the level of support needed. Here are different types of maternity/nursing bras to consider:

  • Clip-Down Nursing Bra: Has cups that can be unclipped and folded down for easy access during breastfeeding.

  • Wireless Nursing Bra: No underwire for maximum comfort and flexibility.

  • Adjustable Nursing Bra: Its straps and band are adjustable to accommodate changes in breast size.

  • Underwire Nursing Bra: Similar to a regular bra but with nursing features and underwire.

  • Maternity Bra: Accommodates changing breast sizes during pregnancy.

It's advisable to get fitted for a nursing bra as your breast size may change during pregnancy and postpartum. If you need assistance in choosing a well-fitted maternity/nursing bra, visit our outlets in Uganda and Kenya, or reach out to us via WhatsApp.

4. Bras for plus size:

different types of bras for plus size women in Uganda and Kenya

For plus-size individuals, having bras that offer ample support, comfort, and style is crucial. There we strictly recommend that you get professionally fitted to ensure that you find bras that offer the right support and enhance your confidence. If you don’t know your size, check in at any of our Bra World outlets in Uganda and Kenya for support. Here are the different types of bras designed specifically for those with a plus size:

  • Full-Coverage Bra: Ensures complete support and coverage.

  • Minimizer Bra: Reduces the appearance of the bust size.

  • Wide-Strap Bra: Distributes weight evenly for added comfort.

5. Best Bridal Bras:

Selecting the right bridal bra is crucial to ensure you feel comfortable, supported, and confident on your special day. While choosing a gown, it is also important that you consider the bra you will wear. In case you don’t have any clue to choose your gown, visit Sisters Bridal Kenya and Uganda for support. On the other hand, we will assist you in choosing a bra that will match your suitable gown.

Here are the different types of bridal bras designed to complement different wedding dress styles:

different types of bras for brides in Kenya and Uganda

  • Strapless Bra: No straps, making it ideal for strapless or off-the-shoulder wedding dresses.

  • Bustier or Corset: Extends down to the hips, providing shaping and support for the entire torso.

  • Longline Bra: A bra with a longer band that extends below the bust, providing additional support.

  • Plunge Bra: Deep V-neckline, perfect for low-cut wedding dresses.


We hope this fashion blog helped you find the different bras and styles to fit your occasion, body type, and preference. If you need more sample of the latest bra styles in Uganda or Kenya, please contact us or visit our stores. Whether you're a fashionista exploring trendy styles or someone seeking the perfect fit for everyday comfort, reach out to us. We have a suitable bra for everyone.

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