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Eight out of 10 women wear the wrong size bras. Eighty percent of women who do not know their correct bra size or are wearing an ill-fitting bra. Problems range from bands that are too tight or too large, cups that aren't ample enough to handle that double D -- or the opposite: cups that are too ample for smaller breasts. Oprah Winfrey has started a bra revolution to send women shopping for better-fitting bras. Investing in a right fitting bra will give you confidence.

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Raleigh Bra Specialists Help Keep Your Chest Up! Regardless of chest size, it is most important to get a good bra fitting at least twice a year by a certified bra fitter. Weight gain or loss, giving birth or menopause changes the size of one’s bust. A good bra fitting will change the fit of clothing, as well as provide a confidence boost. Wardrobe consulting clients constantly state how truly amazing a bra fitting can make a person feel - it changes the look and feel once fit correctly.

Bra fitting by the ‘Bra Whisperer’ What better way to celebrate a grand opening than with a bra fitting from the “Bra Whisperer”?Join the “Bra Whisperer” Susan Nethero and her team of bra fitting experts for the grand opening tomorrow from 6 to 8 p.m. of her new store Intimacy at the Garden State Plaza.Guests will be able to enjoy champagne, cupcakes, gift bags and lingerie. Plus receive $25 to spend towards a bra.Intimacy is located on level 1 of the...

Choose wisely When shopping for a bra, a little knowledge is essential For months, Elizabeth Hornor wondered why her clothes didn't seem to look or hang right. She decided to seek help by going to her first bra fitting in years. The petite 48-year-old woman found out she was wearing the wrong bra. Skeptical about the fitting, Hornor got a second -- and third -- opinion. The Decatur woman was satisfied that the bra specialists at Saks, Victoria's Secret and Dillard's at North Point Mall

Expert bra-fitters and more at the Townshop I had the pleasure of visiting the Townshop in the Upper West Side, located on Broadway near 82nd Street. I made an appointment to meet with the owners and have a bra fitting. The first thing I noticed when I entered the shop was the gentleman behind the counter. He happened to be a Danny Koch, the great grandson of Sam Koch, who opened the first store back in 1888. We began talking about lingerie and the extensive selection of sizes and brands

The new owner of Green Valley bra boutique Undertones says she’ll be offering several new products, such as swimwear and bra accessories, though custom fittings will continue to be the main focus of the boutique. BRA FITTING AIDS CURE A bra fitting will benefit the Susan G. Komen for the Cure's efforts to fight breast cancer.The event, Fi(gh)t for the Cure, is at Macy's in Eastland Mall.Participants will meet with a Wacoal fitting specialist for a free fitting

Sizing it up, Bra-fitting clinics aid in search for perfect bra As any woman knows, the endless quest to find a decent bra can be even more painful than the annual torture of buying a new swimsuit.Determined women have been known to horde their favorites - because, of course, once you find a great bra, the manufacturer will discontinue it.But there are so many pitfalls on the road to comfort: straps that dig furrows into your skin, wires that poke or pinch and cups that runneth over.

Tips for finding the perfect fitting bra Ladies, we wear bras every day, so it is an investment we should put some thought into. Finding the perfect fitting bra, that compliments your figure can be challenging for many women. In fact statistics show that almost 80% of American women are wearing the incorrect bra size. The good news is that all of you can learn how to find a perfect fitting bra by understanding how it should look and feel on your body.Since you are the one wearing it

A good fitting bra What woman doesn't want a good fitting bra that offers comfort and makes them look and feel good? Due to weight loss or gain, an illness or body changes women sometimes forget or do not want to accept the fact they need to wear a different bra size. A professional fitting is needed due to wearing brands that are too large for your body frame and cups that are too small for your breast. All women need the proper support to fight the inevitable pull of gravity that can...

Fit for the Cure to conduct bra fittings Friday Fit for the Cure will conduct complimentary bra fittings from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. every Friday at Dillard's department store in Central Mall. Complimentary fittings will be done in a Wacoal, a DKNY Underwear bra or a Donna Karan Intimates bra from a Dillard's fit specialist.The free fittings will be done by bra specialist Jean Windham, who has been helping women find the right bra support for eight years.

Bra Fitting Fundraiser to benefit cancer Research during Breast Cancer Awareness Month She She lingerie store at 17 S. Third Street in Geneva, IL will host a Bra Fitting Fundraiser on October 11,2011. From 9:00am - 5:00pm, the trained staff at She will measure women for their correct bra size and help them identify the best bra style for their needs. In addition, Julie NaylorGottlieb, territory manager for Amoena, a worldwide leader in after breast surgery (mastectomy and lumpectomy) bras

The Uplifting Makeover was started by Bradford resident JoAnn Pasell to provide women with the correct method to selecting and wearing the proper fitting bra. Services include one-on-one bra fittings, home parties for groups of six or..Night & Day, lingerie and bra fitting boutique announces second location and membership in Boston Wedding Group Today, a woman need only tune in to Oprah or open any fashion magazine, and the message is clear: An ill-fitting bra or visible lines will..

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Melissa Ashley Bridals adds professional bra fitting service Washington Trust offers homebuyer assistance program Charter Oak Federal Credit Union promotes Patricia Lima Wierzelewski named executive chef at Foxwoods BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Melissa Ashley Bridals adds professional bra fitting service WESTERLY - Melissa Ashley Bridals is now offering the services of The Uplifting Makeover, LLC, a professional bra fitting service, at its 32 High St. location.

Professional fitting is the road to a better bra NEW YORK - Want to shave off a few pounds in mere minutes? Wear a well-fitting bra.Lingerie experts swear by it."I've heard many times: 'You've changed my life,'" says Rebecca Apsan, author of The Lingerie Handbook (Workman). "Investing in a good bra is the best way to make your whole wardrobe look better. ... A good bra will give you confidence."But she acknowledges...

STRAPPED FOR COMFORT? EXPERT PROVIDES BRA-FITTING ADVICE TO MAKE SURE THE CUP DOESN'T RUNNETH OVER. As all women know, there are few bigger don'ts than bra bulges. Yeeek. And with layering hotter than ever this spring, probably the most all-important layer is the first one."The key to looking great is to start with the proper foundation," says Pattie Ficorilli, bra-fitting expert for Maidenform, who gives five tips for getting it right underneath it all 1. Strength in numbers:

'Bra denial': Professional fitting is the road to a better bra NEW YORK - Want to shave off a few pounds in mere minutes? Wear a well-fitting bra.Lingerie experts swear by it."I've heard many times: 'You've changed my life,'" says Rebecca Apsan, author of The Lingerie Handbook (Workman). "Investing in a good bra is the best way to make your whole wardrobe look better. ... A good bra will give you confidence."But, she acknowledges,...

POOR-FITTING BRAS NORMAL AMONG AMERICAN WOMEN When a woman gains 10 pounds or more, she's forced to go up a clothing size because everyone can see her old garments bursting at the seams. But an ill-fitting bra is easy to ignore, and many women do.Studies show that seven out of 10 women in the United States wear the wrong size bra, according to Bali, makers of the Wonderbra brand. One reason is that while women's figures tend to change over the years, for whatever reason they tend to

Phoebe takes Dillard's customer service to a personal level in bra fitting In an effort to educate women on the importance of a professional bra fitting, Dillard’s brings us “Phoebe.” An animated character coined “the fiT girl,”™ Phoebe brings viewers into the fitting room to show them the bra fitting process with a Certified Fit specialist while encouraging a “bra makeover” once a year for all women. Dillard’s Director of...

Support yourself A professional bra fitting can help you look slimmer and feel better. FASHION - You're probably wearing the wrong size bra I have never believed the statistic that seven out of 10 women wear the wrong size bras. How would you survey such information, anyway? Does Gallup employ a pack of pollsters armed with measuring tapes and bra-fitting certification? But that was before Mary Miller, an "intimate apparel" expert at Dillard's in Lexington, Ky., told me that she thinks.

MAKE SURE YOUR CUP DOESN'T RUNNETH OVER As all women know, there are few bigger don'ts than bra bulges. Yeeek. And with layering hotter than ever this spring, probably the most all-important layer is the first one.``The key to looking great is to start with the proper foundation,'' says Pattie Ficorilli, bra-fitting expert for Maidenform, who gives five tips for getting it right underneath it all 1. Strength in numbers: Don't even think about throwing on the same old bra...

You don't have to deal with bra discomfort Oct. 20 If your breasts aren't happy you know the feeling and you race home to remove your bra at the end of the day, something isn't right. A fitting for a new bra might be in order.Besides discomfort, how else can you tell? You are not wearing the correct bra size if the straps are too loose, the back is riding up, the sides do not come up on the breast tissue and your bra is leaving red marks on your body, according to Liz Gonzalez,

Freshpair At Home Bra Fitting Program Revolutionizes the way Women Shop for Bras Freshpair has invented a revolutionary new way to shop for bras that solves the #1 bra problem faced by women today: a bad fit. The Freshpair At Home Bra Fitting Program guarantees a perfect fit every time by giving each customer access to the largest selection of brands and sizes found anywhere and the opportunity to try them on at home, totally free. Whether it's messy racks, limited sizing or careless

CHIC TALK: FEEL BETTER BY GETTING AN UPDATED BRA FITTING Liz Smith, an expert for lingerie company Wacoal, kicks into "bra mode" when she pities those harnessed into poorly fitting underwear. "Eight out of 10 women are in the wrong-size bra," she says.Why are we at odds with our undergarments?First, we don't get fitted, Smith says. Second, we run into the lingerie department, grab a handful, and charge 'em up without trying them on.The mentality, she...

Cynthia Lydiard and two other professional bra fitters from Helen's Bra Clinic in Agawam - Gloria Glaspie of Springfield and Jean Robert of East Longmeadow - held a free, day-long bra-fitting clinic at the Women's Center at Holyoke Hospital. Seventy-four women signed up for the event, dubbed "A Perfect Fit." Twenty-eight more were on a waiting list; they will be fitted at a special run-over clinic. This level of demand...

Oprah Winfrey has started a bra revolution sure to send women everywhere out shopping for better-fitting bras this weekend! Here's what every woman needs to know to get the right fit. As Oprah revealed, 8 out of 10 women are wearing the wrong size bra. To find out if you are one of them, answer the following questions. If you answer "yes" to one or more of these...

STUFFY CAN'T DESCRIBE CLINIC FOR BRA-FITTING Women happen to be my favorite gender, so I try to keep up with their culture. Yet on the following subject I am completely at a loss: "Bra-fitting clinic!'' trumpeted the ad in Wednesday's newspaper. "March 3-7, Bali, Warner's, Olga, Maidenform, Vanity Fair!'' What is this, Bra-lapalooza?I'm sorry. I had no idea. After 44 years of life, the entire...