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Best Bras for Hard-to-wear Dresses


Updated February 9, 2019

It may be the most frustrating of fashion quandaries — figuring out how to wear a bra gracefully underneath a dress with an open back or a body-hugging silhouette. Yes, you want to show off your sexy back or amazing shoulders or curvy hips. But not at the expensive of support, and without revealing bumpy…

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Perfect-Fit Bras: Too Good to Be True?


Updated February 3, 2019

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,…

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Updated! Best Bras: Post Baby Support


Updated January 29, 2019

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…

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Best Bras: The Nine Bras Every Woman Should Own


Updated February 27, 2020

A bra is probably the most crucial piece of apparel in a woman’s closet. The best bras provide support for any and all activities from clubbing to jogging. The right brassiere can also amp up the sexy, turning an outfit from a five to a 10, even if the only person who sees it is…

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How to Find A Professional Bra Fitter


Updated January 20, 2019

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 Dearest Spill Out, Most major department stores have professional fitters on staff (Saks, JC Penney’s, Sears, etc). Some stores like Victoria’s Secret also have fitters. But in my experience, these…

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Where to Find Great Plus Size Bras


Updated November 19, 2020

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…

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Best Bras: How to Find the Perfect Bra and Other Undergarment Questions


Updated January 20, 2019

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…

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Best Bras for Small Breasts


Updated December 12, 2019

Not all of us are so well-endowed in the upper regions. There are days where this rocks because you don’t even need to throw on a bra at all and other days when you wish you could fill out that top a little better. Well, we’re here to provide some support (hilarious pun intended) to…

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Best Bras on a Budget: Five Things Every Woman Should Have in Her Lingerie Drawer


Updated January 20, 2019

Many of us make the mistake of completely neglecting what goes underneath. Not having the proper undergarments means that the clothes on top don’t look or feel as good as they should. Knowing this, The Budget Fashionista has complied this quick list of five things every women needs in her lingerie drawer: 1. A pair…

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How to Figure Out Your Bra Size


Updated January 20, 2019

For most women, bra shopping is a chore. Running through the department store and buying the same style and size isn’t the best solution to finding a bra that fits. But finding the right size bra can be a life-changing event. Not only is a well-fitting bra more supportive and comfortable, it also provides a…

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Best Bras: Bra Tips for VERY Large Chested Women


Updated January 19, 2019

Dear Budget Fashionista:I need some serious help! I have HUGE breast (44J) and I need help finding a good bra that fits.Answer:Figure Magazine recently wrote some great tips on finding a good bra if you cup “runneth over” which included, looking for spillage, focusing on wide straps, and making sure the middle section of the…