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Bra Fitting Guide

Check lists for well fitted bras and common problems and solutions:

Signs of a well fitted bra Common fit problems and solutions  
The bra sits horizontally around the body

Band pulls up at the back, the cup fit is OK:

The body size is too large.

Try a small body size with a larger cup size e.g. 34B change to 32C

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Band is digging in, cups seem OK:

The body size maybe too small.

Try a larger body size band e.g. 32B change to 34A

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The cups are smooth and wrinkle free

Cups are wrinkled but the band fits well:

The cups are probably too large.

Try a smaller cup size e.g. 34C change to 34B

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The bust is fully encased within the cups

Breasts bulge out from beneath the cups / underband:

The bra is too big in the back.

Try a smaller back size bra e.g. 34C change to a 32D

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Breasts are spilling out of cups but the band sits well:

The cups are probably too small.

Try a larger cup size of a full figure bra with more coverage.

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The underwires surround the breasts sit flat and without digging in

Underwires are poking into breast but the band fits well:

The cups maybe too small.

Try a larger cup size e.g. 34C change to 34D

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The straps are secure and not too tight

Straps sip off the shoulder but the cups are fitted well:

Try adjusting the straps, if that doesn't help the body size is probably too large.

Try a small back size with a larger cup size e.g 34B change to 32C

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