International Sizing Systems

International Sizing Systems

     We want to elaborate a bit more on the different naming conventions used for bra cup sizes in different parts of the world. As we’ve mentioned previously, this difference in naming systems are one of several reasons that bra sizing gets confusing in a...
Foam Molded Versus Unlined Bras

Foam Molded Versus Unlined Bras

There are a ton of different ways to classify bras based on their features and characteristics. Besides underwired vs. wire-free, probably the most significant division for categorizing bras is foam molded versus unlined construction. As expected, both bra types have...
Bra Lifespans

Bra Lifespans

     We’re often asked: How long should a bra last? This is a really reasonable question considering that good bras can be pricey! It’s a difficult question to answer precisely, though, because what it comes down to is, a bra lasts for as long as the band...
Go Underwired or Wire-Free?

Go Underwired or Wire-Free?

     Underwired versus wireless bras: it’s nice to have options! Both can provide comfort and support, assuming that your bra is a good fit for your body. Clients often ask us if one is better or more functional than the other. The short answer is, no, but each...
Bra Sizing

Bra Sizing

     Bra sizing is bonkers. Really. We often say that there are three layers to the madness: the first is that, like other garments, there isn’t enough sizing consistency across brands and styles to really rely on the label. (Solution: try everything on before...