When it comes to bra fitting, one of the most frequent problems we hear about at HerRoom is back fat.  Even though everything looks great up front, you turn around and see those bulges of flesh around the back band and straps of your bra.  There are a few solutions, although not necessarily what y ...
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centerpanel
Lingerie talk is filled with discussions of bra straps or band sizes or cup design.  But there's one little piece of a bra that make a big difference in fit: the center panel, or center gore. It's that small bit of fabric between the cups that holds the cups together. Ideally, it should rest agains ...
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The first thing I learned in the lingerie business was how difficult it can be for women to find bras that fit right. For starters, sizing isn't very straightforward like it is for shoes or clothing.  Band and cup sizes can fit differently from brand to brand.  And changing a band size may mean yo ...
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You probably know that HerRoom has extensive information about bra fitting and solving bra fit problems. Recently, Cosmopolitan Magazine featured Panache's Kay-Lin Richardson addressing some of the same issues. We've always loved Panache for the way their bras so beautifully fit women with larger br ...
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If actress Jennifer Lawrence can talk about her uneven breasts on Jimmy Kimmel  I think it's safe to say the topic is out in the open. In fact, asymmetry is very common: one breast is larger than the other and may even be shaped slightly differently. The difference not only pertains to size, but to ...
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Lately there's been some controversy in the lingerie world over a French study that claims not only don't women need to wear a bra, but that bra-wearing is actually harmful.  According to a professor at the University of Franche-Comte, "Medically, physiologically, anatomically, the breast does not ...
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Do Bra Extenders Work?

We women go through so many physical changes in a lifetime that it's no wonder our bra size can fluctuate. Sometimes the cup fits just right, but the band on your bra suddenly feels too snug. In this case, many women turn to bra extenders. Bra extenders are just rectangular pieces of fabric that typ ...
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