Posts tagged "bras"

MySkins Bras And Panties Prove One “Nude” Option Is Not Enough

The other day, I was explaining to my aunt and grandmother why I’d never buy a white bra and prefer to purchase mostly black underwear. A white bra is noticeable…

Annika Harris | May 12, 2010 - 4:10 pm

The KK Cup Replaces The K Cup As The Biggest Bra Size On High Street

As a sometimes-proud member of the itty bitty titty committee, it’s really difficult for me to imagine needing a K cup bra, let alone a KK cup. I’m in the…

Annika Harris | May 5, 2010 - 3:10 pm

New Fruit Of The Loom Bras Let You Mix & Match Cup Sizes

It’s a sad fact, but breasts aren’t exactly symmetrical. Most of us have nearly matching pairs, but some women have two completely different cup sizes, forcing them to wear a…

Annika Harris | April 30, 2010 - 4:20 pm

What’s The Weirdest Thing You’ve Ever Found In Your Bra?

What’s a girl to do when you go out drinking sans purse and pockets? Your ID and phone sure aren’t walking themselves to the bar. If you’re anything like CJ…

Lemondrop | April 3, 2010 - 5:00 pm

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…

Wendy Atterberry | March 23, 2010 - 1:10 pm

How Old Is “Too Old” To Go Braless?

Oh la la … French first lady Carla Bruni has stirred up a bit of controversy after she went visibly braless to a state dinner. Clearly, there are certain outfits…

Leonora Epstein | March 5, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Say Hello To The Shoe Bra

I am dying to get my hands on one of these new shoe bras. I’m not sure how much support I’ll get, but I feel like they may come in…

Susannah Breslin | February 22, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Is The Shoulder Pad Bra On Your Shopping List?

The pronounced shoulder is definitely here for another season, but that doesn’t mean we all can go out and splurge on a Helmut Lang blazer. Fortunately, shoulder pad bras are…

Annika Harris | January 4, 2010 - 6:40 pm

How Do We Feel About The Pointy Bra?

The Daily Mail reports that conical bras, made popular by ’50s icons Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell and then again by Madonna in the ’80s, are making a big comeback.

Wendy Atterberry | November 4, 2009 - 1:00 pm

The World’s Most Expensive Mastectomy Bra

Crazy expensive, bejeweled bras are nothing new. Heidi Klum freakin’ wears one in every Victoria’s Secret runway show. But why should Heidi have all the spendy chest candy to herself?

Erin Flaherty | September 24, 2009 - 1:20 pm

What’s The Longest Acceptable Amount Of Time You Can Go Without Washing A Bra?

Over on Slate, a male reader wrote to Dear Prudence, asking whether it was normal that his girlfriend of six months has been wearing the same bra every day for…

Catherine Strawn | August 28, 2009 - 3:10 pm

Chesty La Rue? Jessica Simpson To The Rescue!

The empire that is Jessica Simpson keeps expanding. (Sigh.) From her humble music roots, she’s moved on to hair extensions, shoes, bikinis and now plus-sized bras. Simpson latest launch is…

Zandile Blay | August 5, 2009 - 1:50 pm

Marilyn Monroe’s Curves Got A Boost With Early Wonderbra Prototype

Marilyn Monroe’s old underwear is going up for auction this weekend and her bra alone is expected to fetch up to £2,000 (about $3,285). And you thought your bras were…

Wendy Atterberry | July 16, 2009 - 10:45 am

Finally, A Bra For The Less-Endowed

I´ve been a card carrying member of the Itty Bitty Titty Committee since puberty. If we have this in common, then let´s rejoice and burn our padded bras together: there´s…

Zandile Blay | June 18, 2009 - 6:40 pm

Online Lingerie Sale Listings

We love fancy undies here at The Frisky, but when it comes to a decision between some good ‘ol cotton briefs for $10 and a lacy, do-me-now pair totally taking…

Lily Q | June 9, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Working Girl: How To Stay Sexy At The Office

Unless you are lucky enough to work at The Frisky, chances are, you have to tone down the fashion factor for your work wardrobe. Sadly corporate culture condemns otherwise stylish…

Ali Jawin | May 30, 2009 - 10:00 am

The Racktrap: A Reason To Dig Into Your Bra

Handbags haven’t gone out of style, but retailers keep coming up with different ways for women to transport their money and other essentials. We’ve already deemed the Cap-Sac a fashion…

Annika Harris | May 19, 2009 - 6:15 pm

“Smart Memory Bra” Perfects The Lady Boner

Ladies, hold on to your boobs. There’s yet another product that promises to give us big breasts—even if we don’t want ‘em. The new Smart Memory Bra is made of…

Lily Q | May 18, 2009 - 3:15 pm

Quick Pic: Has The Recession Really Come To This?

Have we been hit so hard by the recession that women have started making tank tops from men’s briefs? We hope not.

Annika Harris | May 11, 2009 - 1:15 pm

Tricky Bras For Tricky Dresses

I’ve always been a bit envious of friends who could go sans bra without feeling crazy self-conscious. That level of hippie-esque chest freedom, I figured, has to be awesome.

Lily Q | May 3, 2009 - 5:00 pm