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Bra Sizing in Different Brands

As much as we might wish otherwise, bra sizing just isn’t consistent across brands. In many cases, bra sizing is extremely close to standard U.S., but you might have to go up or down a size depending on the style or manufacturer. When you add British brands to the list, you’ve got different sizing options,

Bra Sizing and Fit in Different Types of Bras

The type of bra you wear affects the sizing and fit. Theoretically, when you find the appropriate bra size, you can try any bra in that size and it should be a close fit. However, in practice, the type of bra you wear affects the fit, and you may find you need to adjust the

Fit Challenges for Your Body Type

When most people refer to fit relative to body type, they’re talking about bust size. While bust size does play a role in fit, many women have specific fit challenges based on their body type. Size is only a small part of the equation. For example, a 40-year-old mother of three may wear the same

The Most Common Size and Fit Mistakes

We’re going to keep saying it, ladies – 80 percent of you are wearing the wrong bra size! How can you tell if you’re wearing the wrong size, and what happens in a poorly-fitted bra? Here are a few of the most common size and fit mistakes. Band Size too Large Possibly the single most

The Difference Between Bra Size and Bra Fit

Many people use the terms “bra size” and “bra fit” interchangeably. A large number of women assume that when you get a bra in the “right size” it will automatically fit. In reality, bra fit involves many important factors that go far beyond basic size. You must also evaluate brand size differences, cut and style,