Tag: fit

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Why Your Bra Size Doesn’t Matter

Our culture is obsessed with numbers and labels. Every item we wear has a size, brand, and price associated with it. That Gucci purse? Those, “I’m afraid of heights” heels? That dress. The bra you’re wearing? Yep, that too. We ladies have a weakness for all those numbers. We use them to compare ourselves to…
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Red Marks Left Behind By Your Bra: Are they normal?

As the personal “Bra Lady” for hundreds of Perky Ladies that have come into our shop, I get a lot of questions. One of the most frequent is about [red] marks left by a bra. People ask, “Is that normal?” In this post I’m breaking down the marks we can expect to see in a…
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You Gotta Keep ‘Em Separated

You gotta keep ’em separated!   Did you know the center of your bra should lay flat against your sternum? The proper term is called tacking. One of the signs of a properly fitting bra is that the center of the bra (called the gore) rests firmly against your body in between both of your…
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