- Bra Fitting Guide
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
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
|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
|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
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.
|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
|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