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You could go to a shop and try bras in different sizes. But how to get the right bra without knowing your exact sizes if you shop online? Here are my tips for buying
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First, decide on your band size
If you don’t know the measurements of your underbust here’s to pay attention to when you choose the band.
- the band should feel a bit firm
- but surely not too tight
Remember, the most support of a bra comes from its band.
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If you have no soft measuring tape at home you can even print one from the internet. Also, you could use some soft rope and use a ruler to measure the length.
Secondly, decide on your cup size
Ever heard of the fruit method to find your cup size?
Well, it is a funny and simple guideline to get things started.
If your breasts are small you might start off by trying an A cup. But it could as well be you need AAA or AA. Remember that sizes can be very close!
Remember that going up or down a band size will automatically change the cup volume!
For example. You try the bra 34A and feel the band is a bit too tight. The cup size is fine. You should try 36AA in order to have a wider band and to keep the same cup volume. What is my bra sister size?
Can I buy a bra without measuring myself?
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Well, you can if you try enough different bra sizes. Or you can take a calculated guess.
Better to get to know your sizes I think. You might surprise yourself by finding out your best bra size isn’t the one you always thought it was.
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