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Fitting & Sizing Archive

Friday Q&A: What Happens at a Bra Fitting?

With as many as 80% of women wearing the wrong bra size – that’s 4 out of every 5 women! – it’s clear that we need to revisit our bra sizes, and for some of us, that may mean a bra fitting! You can fit yourself, but many women find it easier with someone to

Friday Q&A: How Much Weight Should You Lose to Fit Your Swimsuit?

Swimsuit fit is one of the biggest points of stress for any woman during the swim season. It’s a huge issue when we’re shopping, and it’s something we worry far too much about every time we gain or lose weight. For today’s Friday Q&A, we’re going to tackle a tricky topic: weight loss (or gain)

Bra Fit and Sodium – Does it Really Matter?

We’ve all heard and experienced the dreaded “retaining water.” Ever have those days when your pants just don’t seem to fit properly, or when you feel bloated and gross? Chances are you haven’t actually gained any weight – you’re just “retaining water.” This is especially true if you find that you go up or down

The Ps and Qs of Strapless Bra Fit

As we saw on Friday’s Q&A, strapless bra fit is the most important factor in getting a good strapless bra. The best strapless bra in the world is worthless if it won’t fit properly, and if you get a bad fit in a strapless bra in particular, there’s not much you can do to improve

Bra Fit Finally Gets Recognition – Classes, Workshops, and Videos, Oh My!

Bra fit is something we talk about often here at Big Girls Bras. Roughly 4 out of every 5 women are wearing the wrong bra size, and poor bra fit is the number 1 reason for discomfort and problems with bras! We keep our eyes on the news for noteworthy developments, and in the past