Great Moments in Bra History

February 2nd, 2008

Bras have had a remarkable history, from their origin as a pair of hankies stitched together, to today’s high-tech marvels costing hundreds of dollars. Here’s an abbreviated timeline of great moments in the history of bras: Pre-1920s 1907 – Vogue magazine publishes the first concept of a brassiere. 1911 – The Oxford English Dictionary first […]

Bra Shopping Tips (for Men)

January 26th, 2008

When special occasions – like Valentine’s Day or birthdays – get near, it’s always entertaining to watch men staring through the windows of lingerie stores … wondering what to do next. Bra or lingerie shopping for men is scary! It is hard enough when you go in with a female friend to give you directions, […]

Do You Need a Professional Bra Fitter?

January 19th, 2008

You’ve come here because you’re not sure if your bra is fitting you properly. If any of the signs below describe you, you should see a professional bra fitter. Wearing an uncomfortable bra will put a damper on your entire day, so let’s make this right! If your straps are falling down your shoulders and […]

Bra Fitting Tips and Tricks

January 18th, 2008

There are many methods out there for fitting a bra properly. Unfortunately, generic size guides assume that all bodies are designed the same; therefore the measurements will be the same basic numbers for each woman. For psychological reasons, women tend to buy bras that the size they want to be, rather than the size they […]

Exercise Ball Can Improve Posture

January 12th, 2008

Many women fall into the bad habit of slouching from an early age. They are unsure of their breast development as children and young teens, and so get used to bending over slightly for the remainder of their lives. I admit that I used to be one of these girls. I developed faster than my […]