Your favourite bras decoded

The foundation to any great outfit is a well-fitted bra. Here’s a quick guide to decode all your favourite bras, and to find the style that’s perfect for you.

Balconette bra

For everyday support, comfort & style
Thanks to the cut of the cups, you get an extra lift and what’s even better is that the padding gives you a fuller shape.
Wear it with: Everything! You can even wear this with your lower-cut tops, as this cut offers a full, luscious cleavage.


T-shirt bra

A wardrobe staple for everyday wear
Lightly padded for a smooth, contoured shape and made of soft-touch fabric for all-day comfort.
Wear it with: The cling-free fabric means this bra is perfect under fitted tops and dresses.



Non-padded underwire bra

Ultimate comfort with support & full coverage
The underwire in this bra offers you excellent support, while the none-padded cups show off your natural shape.This bra is perfect for fuller-busted ladies.
Wear it with: Great for everyday wear, it’s perfect under blouses and slightly looser-fitting tops and dresses.


Multiway bra

Fun & versatile with detachable straps
A secure band with non-slip grip for strapless tops. Easily detachable straps offer a variety of settings, giving you the freedom to wear it your way.
Wear it with: As the name suggests, this bra is the most versatile thanks to all the ways you can wear it. It works with any neckline, plus the lightly padded cups offer great shape.

Non-padded wire-free bra

Maximum coverage & all-day comfort
Made for comfort, this bra doesn’t have any underwire or padding, making it perfect for women with larger breasts. The thicker straps and band support system offer total support and give a natural shape.
Wear it with: This bra is all about control and comfort. It works best with tops with slightly higher necklines and wider straps.

The Padded wire-free

For stylish everyday comfort
For those who prefer a natural lift without enhancing cleavage, try the padded wire-free bra. Our wire-free bras don’t skimp on support and have soft moulded cups.
Wear it with: A great bra to wear with loungewear and tracksuits. Ultimate comfort is key!

Ackermans has a variety of bra styles, shapes and colours, selected styles up to size G-Cup!

Still not sure what bra to buy? Watch our bra style video or browse our range of lingerie.