Finding the perfect bra may seem like an unattainable goal, whether you’re an athletic A or a full-figured DD. Don’t lose faith, fashionistas! With constant innovations in the intimates industry, we may be one step closer to achieving that ideal fit. In 2004, a fit study consisting of 750 women was conducted by Wacoal America, […]
Our bras guide delivers advice and tips for looking good underneath. Learn how to find a great bra, and which bras are best for special situations like breast-feeding or after losing weight.
If your undergarments are stretched, stained, damaged or otherwise abused, throw them in the garbage . . . Now. There is nothing more valuable to your appearance than wearing proper undergarments. Undergarments have the power to completely alter an outfit. I mean, what’s the sense of wearing a fabulous Nicole Miller dress you got for $35 […]
It’s a fact of life: after a baby, your body changes. Some parts will be a little rounder, and yes, some will fall a little lower, but don’t let it get you down. Sagging after child birth is a perfectly natural part of post-baby life. Your first step should be to head the local department […]
Strapless, backless, boat-neck, one-shoulder, crisscross straps and halter- all the looks that make me pause before I purchase and ask, “Do I have the right bra to wear with this?” This summer, I decided to wonder no longer. Thanks to some internet, foot, and word-of-mouth research, I’ll never have to sacrifice look for lift, comfort, […]
Hey Budget Fashionista! After getting your book, I finally went and got measured for a bra for the first time in over 4 years. My size went from a DD to a DDD/E, no more Victoria’s Secret for me. Do you know where I can find a great sportsbra on a budget?
Finding a bra that provides support and comfort can be like trying to find a needle in a haystack: frustrating, tedious, and nearly impossible. When you find your size, try these bra-fitting tips:
What you wear underneath is as important (maybe even more) than what you put on top. Here’s my list for the 7 basic bras that every woman should have in her lingerie drawer. Best Bra: Seven Bras Every Woman Should Own 1. The everyday, basic bra (with or without underwire) Brands: Olga, Wacoal, Donna Karan […]
Dear Budget Fashionista, I’m in desperate need of new bras. Do you have any tips on finding a professional bra fitter in my city? Help! Spill Out
Good News. Gone are the days that plus size women have to wear ugly bras made out of industrial material available in the thrilling colors of blinding white, dead flesh, and widow black. There’s now a solid selection of stores that sell sexy plus size bras and lingerie (including few mall based stores like Macys […]
Does your cup “spilleth” over? Does your back side have more dimples than a newborn baby? Our fearless undergarment expert Kathryn, give you solutions to these comment undergarment issues. Have a question of your own? As always, feel free to contact us. Problem: My breasts are bulging out of the top or sides of the […]