Hourglass Blog — Bra Fit

Troubleshoot Your Bra Size (And Shop Correctly)

Jun 25 2018 0 Comments bra fit bra size

Chances are you’ve had the awful experience of an ill-fitting bra – maybe it doesn’t sit right on your back, or the cups don’t support you, or the wire pinches. You’re not alone! Many women are improperly fitted or are unaware of the options available to them. It’s time to troubleshoot some of the most common bra issues. Problem: The front of the band is popping up The front of your bra’s band should lie fairly snugly against your chest. A little popping up might happen, depending on several factors, but it shouldn’t have a large gap. Solution: Try a...

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How to Create an Hourglass Shape

Jun 08 2018 0 Comments bra fit high waisted briefs hourglass shape longline bras underwear fit

   An hourglass figure, with curvy hips and bust and well-defined waist, has always been one of the most desired body shapes for women. Your favorite cute clothes look great on this shape – honestly, an hourglass figure is flattered in pretty much any style of clothing, from cinched-waist styles or jeans to flowing dresses, and everything in between. The trick for many women is how to create or accentuate an hourglass figure in a way that looks natural and flattering. Whereas eras of the past had all sorts of uncomfortable ways to get an idealized figure (whoever decided that...

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How to Spot Women Wearing the Wrong Bra Size?

Feb 26 2018 0 Comments bra fit bra size

Wearing the wrong bra size is a very prominent issue for many women. In fact, roughly 80% of women are wearing the wrong size.  But the big question is, how can you tell? Spotting issues on other people is usually easier than spotting issues with ourselves. Here are a few telling signs of an ill-fitting bra that you can tell on most women. Are the straps too tight? The straps are about 20% of your support and should stay in place.  Straps should not dig into your shoulders. Often times, even looking at other women, you can tell if her...

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