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8 Nursing Bras That Are Functional And Super Pretty

Finding the perfect nursing bra that’s both functional and aesthetically pleasing is challenging to say the least. For nursing mummies who’d love to feel extra fabulous without compromising on practicality and comfort, take your pick from our gallery of bras that’ll give you the best of both worlds.

Rosie Pope Wireless Nursing Bra (available in black and nude), USD$$42, Shopbop 

A lightweight wireless maternity bra that’ll offer the girls ample support, this lacy number allows mums to unhook each cup for easy nursing. And we adore the nude shade that’ll look gorgeous on any skin tone!

Noa Lustrous Nursing and Handsfree Pumping Bra, $54 The Diary Fairy

Stretch satin meets ultra sexy in this all-in-one, handsfree pumping and nursing bra. Especially great for mums looking for extra support, this sultry trooper allows for simultaneous nursing and pumping (say yay for productivity!) with breast panels featuring one handed nursing clips, and hidden flange openings for double handsfree pumping. Covering our nursing, pumping, support and aesthetic needs, this bra is definitely one of our favourites.

Storq Full Cup Bra (available in four colours), $46

For mummies with a fuller figure, the Full Cup Bra will handle all of your needs. Providing ample support without restrictive underwire, this soft cup bra features wide, front-adjustable straps with one-hand clips for easy boobie access. It also comes in pretty colours such as Rust, Blush and Lilac so you can bid goodbye to standard black, white and nude colour palettes.

Emma Sleep Nursing Bra (available in black and caramel), $32, The Dairy Fairy

With a tag line like “Sleep – and nurse – in heavenly peace”, you’ll know that this bra means serious sleepy business. Made out of bi-stretch material that provides tons of support and comfort throughout your ever-changing fullness level while retaining its shape, this bra has nursing panels that can be easily pulled aside for easy nursing or pumping at night.

Bravado Body Silk Seamless Yoga Nursing Bra, $68, Pupsik Studio

If you’re on the hunt for a nursing bra that’ll keep up with an everyday active lifestyle and low impact exercises, this one’s a safe bet. Beyond its seamless, wire-free design and fabric that supports your unique shape and movement, it has anti-microbial technology that prevents the growth of odour-causing bacteria, and is oeko-tex certified (free from harmful levels of more than 300 substances). Add in an extra sporty look by criss-crossing the back straps – you’ll fit right in at yoga class!

Bravado Body Silk Seamless Nursing Bra (available in black and butterscotch), $56, Pupsik Studio 

Need a standard bra for everyday wear? Include this in your rotation. The brand’s number one selling garment, this bra is luxuriously soft (perfect for 24/7 wear), extremely stretchy (it’ll fit like a glove during sizing fluctuations), offers medium level of support, and has the option of a removable foam cup insert for added discretion and shape. A bra that’ll grow with you through pregnancy and into your nursing journey – need we say more?

Heidi Klum Sabine Maternity Bra, $58, Shopbop

With detachable straps for easy feeding, fully lined cups and a full-coverage bra, this super sexy design will have you feeling fab no matter the occasion. Straight from a former Victoria Secret angel and mother, and into your wardrobe it goes!

Storq Everyday Bra, $42

Touted as the “bra that goes above and beyond (and pulls aside when necessary)”, this Everyday Bra is ultra soft, functional and also pretty – proving that no-frills doesn’t mean style-free. Providing light support and line in self fabric, simply pull aside the bra cups when you’d like to nurse.