There are a whole lot of bra types out there. But what’s the difference and how does it even matter, you ask? Confused between a plunge and a balconette? Can’t make up your mind between choosing a wired or non-wired? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Now you’ll never have to guess which bra is right for you.

First, let’s understand the different types of bras based on their construction, neckline, neckline shape and function. Once you’re done with this, we’ll go into explaining each type in detail.

Bra types based on Construction:

  • Padded
  • Non-padded
  • Wired
  • Non-wired

Bra types based on Coverage:

  • Full coverage
  • Demi coverage
  • Extra full coverage

Bra types based on Neckline:

  • Sweetheart neckline
  • Plunge
  • Balconette
  • Round

Bra types based on Functionality:

  • T-shirt Bra
  • Push-up Bra
  • Strapless/multiway Bra
  • Sports Bra
  • Minimiser
  • Bralette
  • Front closure Bra
  • Nursing
  • Bandeau/Tube bra
  • Full figure
  • Plus size
  • Stick on
  • Beginners/teens
  • Seamless
  • Sleep Bra/lounge bra
  • Backless bra