Choose the right size

Your bra should feel like a second skin, like it’s not there!

A good-quality, well-adjusted bra in the right size can make all the difference, both in comfort and appearance.

Knowing what to look for when trying on a bra isn’t always obvious. Here are some tips to help ensure that you choose bras that fit you to a T.

Are you wearing the correct size?

Did you know that three out of four women wear the wrong size or do not properly adjust their bras? Look your best and stay comfortable by choosing a bra that is fitted and adjusted to your body. Bra sizes vary as much as dress or pant sizes. Choosing the wrong size can impact your comfort and appearance. Since your body changes over time, we suggest that you get a bra fitting at least once a year.

We also recommend a fitting by a professional. However, with our handy guide, you can easily measure yourself.

Determining your size

Take your measurements while wearing a bra. Be sure the tape is not pulled too tight, but rests snugly against your body. To reduce the risk of error, we suggest that you get another person to measure you.

Remember: these measurements only serve as a guide, since your size may vary depending on style and brand.


Determine Your Band Size

  • To determine your band size, stand up straight with your arms at your sides.
  • Holding the measuring tape parallel to the ground and just beneath the bust, measure from the back to the front.
  • The tape should be snug against the ribcage without feeling tight.
  • Check that the measuring tape is level in the back.
  • Take the front measurement directly under bust (ribcage). Round to the nearest whole number.
  • If the number is even, add four inches. If it’s odd, add five. Your band size is the sum of this calculation. (So if you measured 32 inches, your band size is 36. If you measured 33 inches, your band size is 38.)

Measure the bust for cup size

  • To determine your bust size, stand up straight with your arms at your sides.
  • Keeping the measuring tape parallel to the ground, measure from back to front, holding the tape over the fullest part of the bust.
  • Hold the tape firmly, making sure that it doesn’t pinch or feel tight.
  • Check that the measuring tape is level in the back.

Find your cup size

1"= A 7"= G
2"= B 8"= H
3"= C 9"= I
4"= D 10"=J
5"= DD 11"=K
6"= DDD & F  
  • Subtract your band measurement from your bust measurement.
  • Then use this simple bra size chart to find your cup size.



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