Different Bra Styles Guide

A Guide to Different Bra Styles

At Ann Summers, we believe it’s what’s underneath that counts. Want to know your balcony from your plunge? Your demi from your quarter? We don't blame you for feeling a little confused. But you deserve to look and feel your best, which is why we’re here to help you out. So, find the right bra style for you with our in-depth guide.

For something a little sexier...

Push Up style Bra in black with lace detail

Push-up Bras

Pushing boobs together and upwards, push-up bras offer an irresistible cleavage. Made for big or small girls, they’re certainly a must for every woman’s lingerie drawer.

Longline style bra with red floral detail

Longline Bras

For an ultra-retro feel, longline styles extend even further down your ribcage than regular bras, helping to create a smooth line under your clothes from front to back. They provide a smooth and sculpted shape for a super-flattering finish.

For the downright erotic...

Quarter cup style Bra in purple with diamante strapping

Quarter-cup Bras

As you can probably tell from the name, quarter-cup bras only cover the bottom-quarter of your breasts, while the underband still offers support for a boost. So, if you want to show off some nipple without going bra-less, this one’s for you.

Longline style bra with red floral detail

Peephole Bras

From semi-sheer lace to kinky strap-covered styles, these bras come in many different designs. Nipple-flashing peepholes instantly show what's underneath.

Want the same advice for your lower region? Then have a look through our knickers style guide.