Posts tagged "bra size"

This App Uses Boob Selfies To Find Your Perfect Bra Size And It Just Might Be Brilliant

Sick of those bra “fit specialists” at the department store trying to measure your boobs every time you walk into the dressing room? The app ThirdLove will help you find your bra size at home, by yourself, using selfies!┬áStemming from the online bra store of the same name, the app asks that users take a…

By: Claire Hannum / March 4, 2014

Ask Our Underwear Expert: “I Hate Thongs But I Don’t Want Panty Lines, Either”

Thongs — some women swear by them, others want nothing to do with them. This week, we cover what to do when you’re thong-phobic but want to avoid a visible panty line. And remember, if you’ve {encode=”julie@thefrisky.com” title=”got a question”} for Brianna, we’ll be happy to send it along!

By: Julie Gerstein / August 3, 2011

Ask Our Underwear Expert: “Should I Wear A Bra To Bed?” & “Help! I Need A Strapless Bra That Works!”

Oh bras, what do to with them? Generally an uncomfortable but necessary evil, the wrong bra can make your day murder. You guys had lots of questions for our undergarment expert Brianna, and she’s kindly taken on a couple of your most pressing requests after the jump. And remember, if you’ve {encode=”julie@thefrisky.com” title=”got a question”}…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 1, 2011

The Frisky’s Underwear Expert Answers All Your Burning Bra Questions

Underwear is a funny little mystifying thing we all wear but hardly ever talk about. That was pretty true for me, too, until I had drinks (lots of drinks) with one of the panty geniuses over at Freshpair. The girl knows her thongs from her bikini briefs and she is sweet as pie. Brianna’s going…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 16, 2011

American Bra Sizes Keep Growing And Growing

It’s no secret that Americans are getting fatter each decade (obesity rates have doubled since 1980), but the news isn’t all bad. The upside to our bigger waistlines? Bigger bustlines to go with them! In fact, in the last ten years, the median bra size in the U.S. has grown from 36C to 36DD! And…

By: Wendy Atterberry / March 23, 2010

The Daily Squeeze: Equality In Bras, Smoking’s Side Effects, And An Online Dating Scam

A big store in England is no longer charging extra for its larger-sized bras. This is only fair because we’re pretty sure well-endowed men never had to pay more for jock straps requiring loads of fabric. [Reuters]
If your boyfriend smokes and it annoys you, just tell him that continuing to puff might make him…

By: Catherine Strawn / January 28, 2008