• Orchid Simply Lingerie


  • Welcome

    Do you struggle to find a bra that fits, is supportive and comfortable?

    We did and we felt the women of Zimbabwe deserved better: a place where women can come for expert fitting advice in a relaxed and friendly environment and find high quality underwear styled for support and comfort.

    In August 2013 we opened our lingerie boutique in Harare and now stock Zimbabwe’s most extensive range of bra styles and sizes, running up to cup size K and back size 46. We demand elegance, fit, comfort and longevity from all our lingerie, swimwear, sportswear and accessories.

    Come and browse our collection, have a fitting, and meet the ladies who are absolutely passionate about finding just the right bra, in the right style for you.

    Veronica, Melissa and Coretta x

  • Trending in store


    Eclectic Tankini - Boho Print

    Level up this Summer holiday in Panache 𝙗𝙧𝙖-𝙨𝙞𝙯𝙚𝙙 Swimwear. Try the NEW Eclectic tankini in trendy Boho print. We love tankinis because they offer the coverage of a full swimsuit with the convenience of a 2 piece, adjustable side ties mean you can customise the fit. Available up to J cup size, 38 back size.

    Anya Riva Bandeau Bikini - Floral

    The blue floral print is super chic and on-trend, the bandeau style underwired cups create a flattering shape up to FF cup size. Padded cups prevent nipple show through. Pair with the Gather or highwaisted Midi pant to create the perfect holiday look.

    Onyx Chich Plunge Swimsuit - Noir

    Prepare for sun-drenched days in the glamorous Onyx Chic Plunge swimsuit which is lightweight with seam free inner moulded cups that give you great shape and support, up to F cup size. You can never go wrong with black.

    Lucille Balconnet Bikini - Navy Stripe

    For a retro-inspired look this holiday try the Lucille bikini. The 𝙗𝙖𝙡𝙘𝙤𝙣𝙣𝙚𝙩 style cups offer side support for the fuller bust and the wider straps mean they wont slip off your shoulders. Available up to J cup size. Pair with the High Waist or Classic pant to complete the look.

    Seychelles Balconnet Swimsuit - Black/White

    A flirty balcony neckline with a mock tie bow that adorns the underwired cups and adds a luxurious feminine feature. Adjustable side tie allows for individual leg height preference. The innovative soft fabric is chlorine resistant and also offers UV protection - exactly what you need from your swimsuit. The NEW Seychelles balconnet swimsuit by Panache is available up to J cup and 38 back size.

    Eclectic Bandeau Bikini- Boho Print

    You can get a lift even in your swimwear, the Eclectic bandeau bikini is a great option with padded cups for amazing shape and support. The 𝙗𝙖𝙣𝙙𝙚𝙖𝙪 style can be worn with or without the straps which is great for tanning. Available up to H cups and 38 back sizes. Chose between the Classic or Drawstring pant whichever best suits your style.

  • Fitting Advice

    We always strive for the PERFECT FIT

    Why do I need a well fitting bra?

    A well fitting bra is the perfect foundation for any outfit and fundamental to your well-being. Without it you do not have the support that your body deserves, especially for those with a larger bust. The right bra will change your body shape; it will lift your breasts and make your body look narrower and longer. Magic!

    How do I know if it's a good fit?

    To fit your bra, fasten it securely on the middle hook so that adjustments can be made in the future if it gets too big or too small. Bend forward and make sure wires and seams are positioned under your bust. Stand upright and move your breasts if necessary to ensure they are inside the wire and seams. The band should be level all the way around your body and the wires and seams of the bra should be sitting flush against your rib cage and under your arms.

    Now face a mirror and lift your arms to check that the bra isn’t rising up. Also make sure you're breasts are sitting comfortably in the cups and there is no spill over the top of the cups. The straps should run parallel and you should be able to fit 2 fingers (about 1/2 inch). Any tighter and the straps will dig into your shoulders.

    If you’re sure bra is the right size but it is still not fitting correctly you might just have the wrong style bra for your body. Why not visit us in our boutique for specialist help?

    We also recommend the following bra fitting advice from our key lingerie supplier at www.panache-lingerie.com/en/advice 

    What is my size?

    To get an indication of what your bra size might be take two measurements: the under-bust measurement and the over-bust measurement, which is measured around the fullest part of your bust.

    The under-bust measurement is a guide to your band size and the difference between your under-bust and over-bust measurement gives an indication of your cup size. These measurements are only indicative and brands use different sizing. We strongly recommend that you try on a variety of styles (preferably with the assistance of an experienced fitter) to find the perfect fit.

    Band size
    Measure around your body under your bust and round up to the nearest even number in inches. This is your indicative band size. For example an under-bust measurement of 31 inches suggests a band size 32.

    Cup size
    Measure your body across the fullest part of your bust, then subtract your under-bust measurement from this. Use the table below to identify your cup size.

  • Lingerie

    Every woman deserves a bra that fits

    Light nude coloured t-shirt bra

    Panache Lingerie

    Crafted for Fit...Styled for Comfort

    Our core brand at Orchid Simply Lingerie is Panache Lingerie UK who are a global award winning lingerie design and manufacturing company who have built their reputation on 3 core values: Fit, Support and Comfort. Dedicated to fit, Panache bras offer incredible support and shape for D-K cup sizes.

    Laughing lady with light nude bra

    Beautiful Essentials

    Everyday comfort and support..

    Our core range of T-shirt bras in both moulded and soft cups are available in black, nude, white and season colours. The moulded bras are styled with seam-free cups and sides to give a smooth silhouette under clothing.

    Lady with black lace bra and pants set

    Beautifully Curvaceous

    Sculptresse by Panache

    The Sculptresse range offers feminine, flattering lingerie for the fuller figure, designed to enhance your confidence through a combination of style, support, comfort and superior fit. They say Crafted for Fit, Styled for Curves and we couldn't agree more. 38-46 back sizes.

    Lady in light nude all in one body shaper


    Wacoal Lingerie

    Get a sleek, smooth silhouette under clothing with Wacoal shapewear designed with the best technology to offer complete comfort whilst at the same time achieving the look you desire. The tummy, thigh or the full leg-high-waist will be the perfect foundation for any outfit.

    Strapless Options

    Cleo by Panache

    Essential to your lingerie repertoire, our range of Strapless bras by Panache Lingerie offer incredible support all the way up to a G cup. Stay-put silicone on the wings keeps the bra in place all day and our strapless bras do feature detachable straps for versatility.

    Light nude coloured t-shirt bra

    Wacoal Lingerie

    A-G cup sizes

    For Orchid ladies with cup sizes A-E we have now introduced, Wacoal to our collection. Wacoal have established themselves globally with sister brands that fall under them like Freya, Goddess to name a few. Their quality materials, meticulous attention to fit, superior technology and beautiful designs help women look and feel their best - elements that fit perfectly with our ethos here at Orchid Simply Lingerie. Shapewear is available up to XXL.

  • Swimwear

    Crafted for fit...Styled for fun

    Lady in blue and white patterned bikini


    Up to J cup size

    The Panache Swim range is designed to offer the same comfort and support as the Panache lingerie – every bikini top, tankini, and swimsuit is bra sized, with a range of simple, beautiful, styles designed to flatter every shape. High performance fabrics are used in both classic block colours, bright patterns, with stylish detailing to ensure our customers feel fashionable and confident in their swimwear. Swim pants are sold separately and are available in french cut, skirted pant and the popular fold pant.

    Smiling lady in black and white polka dot swimsuit


    Up to 42 back size

    Another popular style is a Tankini swim set which allows for full coverage and offers the ease of having separate bottoms. The Tankini top also features built-in moulded or non-moulded bras for that extra support and shape. Drawstring ruched sides make it possible to lengthen or shorten the Tankini top as desired. Swim pants are sold separately. Available in D-J cups..

    Lady in strapless black swimsuit with leopard print trim

    One-piece Swimsuits

    Up to J cup size

    Panache specializes in bringing you swimwear that offers comfort and feels like a custom fit piece every time you slip it on! Designed with chic shaping Lycra to create a smooth silhouette, the one-piece swimsuits also provide great support up to a J cups.

  • Sportswear

    Crafted for Fit...Styled for Support

    Lady in white sports bra

    Sports Bras

    Panache Sports

    The award winning Panache Sports bra is the ultimate sports bra, delivering maximum support, comfort and stability, enabling women of all sizes to take part in any sport at any level. Moulded cups encapsulate each breast giving great support and shape reducing bounce by up to 83%. The super smooth shape with flat seams looks great under any sportswear...a must-have..
    Lady in black sports top and leggings with patterned trim

    Sports Wear

    Panache Sports

    Featuring the same built in bra as the award winning Panache Sports bra, the Panache Sports Vest allows you to push your workout to the next level with a little bit of extra coverage. Panache Sports Capri Pants are Lycra rich with breathable material to keep you cool during your workout.

  • Specialist Lingerie

    Teens - Post operative - Nursing

    Pale pink teen bra

    Teen Bras

    Royce Lingerie

    A good fitting, comfortable and supportive bra is very important at all times in a woman’s life. When a girl is growing and developing it’s more important than ever to get her fitted regularly for a bra as her size will constantly change. Whether she needs a bra already, or just wants one because all her friends have got one, we stock a range that is perfect for your teen.

    White lace trim non-wired bra

    Non-wired everyday bras

    Royce Lingerie & Panache

    Orchid Simply Lingerie offers a range of non-wired support up to back size 42 and cup size K from two reputable European brands specialising in non-wired products. They come in moulded t-shirt options and non-moulded bras to offer the ultimate comfort and support.

    Light nude coloured maternity bra and pants set

    Maternity and Nursing bras

    Royce Lingerie & Panache

    Available in wired or no no-wired options, Orchid Simply Lingerie offers expectant mothers great comfort and support with maternity bras from Royce and Panache Lingerie which have the practicality of drop down cups and adjustability; essential for both pregnancy and nursing. Both practical and beautiful these maternity and nursing bras can be continued to be worn long after nursing.

    Post operative and mastectomy white bra

    Post operative and Mastectomy

    Royce Lingerie

    We offer a very special service for ladies looking for post operative and mastectomy care. All products for this range are sourced from a highly respected brand; Royce Lingerie U.K. This range offers non-wired cotton bras with a built-in pocket to accommodate a prosthesis if required. Please contact us to find out more and for advice on prosthesis and bra size.

    Post operative and mastectomy white bra

    Enhance bras

    Royce Lingerie

    Designed to give petite women a boost, Enhance is a super-padded t-shirt bra that can add the appearance of up to two extra cup sizes. Suitable for AAA to B cup sizes, it can also be worn after bilateral mastectomy. Seam-free cups give a smooth outline under clothes.

  • Natural Cosmetics

    Pamper yourself or a loved one the natural way

    African Apothecary

    Where Africa meets Aromatherapy

    Natural aromatherapy remedies and body care products fused with organic African indigenous ingredients such as Marula and Boabab.. Free from parabens, petroleum derivatives, alcohol, aluminium, synthetics and animal content.

  • Butterfly Twists Shoes

    British fold-up ballerinas redefining comfort and style..


    Life Moves Fast

    Butterfly Twists embraces the ethos that Life Moves Fast. Making comfort “cool”, using new materials and technologies, shoes don’t have to be either stylish or comfortable, they can be both because today that’s what you demand.

    The Technology

    Never Stick Twist

    Cushioning memory foam, a breathable lining and lightweight components are carefully combined to create Butterfly Twists innovative technology to deliver on their promise of style and comfort. Fold technology allows the shoes to fold into themselves allowing you to pop them in your bag and are great for travelling.

    Fashion Meets Function

    Make time to play

    Versatile and accessible flats to keep up with the modern women living the modern, fast-paced lifestyle.

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    Orchid Simply Lingerie

    Chisi Walk, 15 Shortheath Road, Chisipite, Harare
    Mon - Fri 8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m
    Sat 09:00 a.m - 13.00 p.m
    0783 725 123