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Fashion Slideshow: Jump Without Jiggling

Sports bras aren’t necessarily sexy, but they are necessary. Click the pics for more info! Keep reading »

Cheaper Can Be Better

We didn’t know anything about bras until we got properly fitted. Before that, we had really only ever bought them from places like Kmart, Target, and Filene’s Basement, where no one cares whether you buy the wrong size. And even though we love the lacy bras we bought, we may have been onto something by going for cheap bras (at least for everyday wear). Consumer Reports tested three bras — La Perla Vintage ($127), Victoria’s Secret Ipex Demi ($45), and Gilligan & O’Malley Padded Demi ($11) — and found the $11 bra, available at Target, was the best buy. Not only does it have better cup molding than the Victoria’s Secret bra, but it didn’t pinch or poke and held up better in the wash. [Consumer Reports] Keep reading »

The Frisky’s Amelia Gets Fondled And Fitted!

It’s National Bra Fit Week and I am a complete bra idiot, which explains why I have been apparently wearing the wrong size my entire adult life. But you probably have too! The fact is, most women are wearing the wrong size bra, so to prove that I was one of them, I went to two bra shops to get fitted. The results were surprising, to say the least. Check out the video, after the jump. Keep reading »

History Of The Bra

National Geographic takes us back through the history of bras. Did you know that by forgoing wearing corsets during World War I, women freed up enough steel to build two battleships? Keep reading »

Fashion Slideshow: Bras To Bust Out Of

It’s National Bra Fit Week, remember? Here’s a slideshow of bras that fit the hot sexy mama inside each and every one of you. Click the photos for more info! Keep reading »

National Bra Fit Week Poll: Have You Ever Stuffed?

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