A Necessary Luxury… Brava’s Mini Lingerie Encyclopedia

Breasts, boobs, tatas… Two appendages that have so many nicknames should have just as many bras to support them. Click below to learn about the most common underpinning options from Brava Boutique’s Mini Lingerie Encyclopedia.

Basic

In terms of appearance, a basic bra is generally a simple looking bra. It may be quite smooth and devoid of lace or other embellishments.

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Haute Couture

Fashion bras tend to be lacier and more colorful – they often provide even better support than their completely smooth counterparts.

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Knickers

There’s always a “butt”, and just like breasts it should be smoothed, sculpted, plumped, and wrapped in the most beautiful, innovative fabrics.

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Bridal/ Shapewear

Bridal fashion has never been as varied as it is today – the ideal undergarment should be done with careful consideration

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Maternity

During pregnancy, women will be fit into regular everyday and fashion bras in accurate sizes for optimal support.

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Sports

Different activities require different bra styles and varying levels of support.

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Youth

Buying properly constructed undergarments can instill at a young age a sense of confidence as a woman.

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Loungewear/ Sleepwear

There are few better things than sleeping on 1000 thread-count sheets and the same effect can be achieved by wearing fine silk or cotton.

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Swimwear

Many high end swimwear collections are now being made and sized in the same fashion as European bras.

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Post-Surgical

There are a number of products that can be useful to have both before and after surgery.

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