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Lively Makes Lingerie You'll Actually Wear On a Regular Basis Lively Makes Lingerie You'll Actually Wear On a Regular Basis

If you say to me that lingerie is comfortable, I would call you a liar. Lingerie is made for special occasions (and to be taken off fairly quickly). Lively is here to change that.

How a Tiny Piece of Metal Saved My Favorite Bras How a Tiny Piece of Metal Saved My Favorite Bras

I tend to buy bras off the clearance racks, which makes it next to impossible to find perfect replacements once they’re too worn. So I’d trudge through the day, pulling the straps back up onto my shoulder when they would slide down because I had stretched and washed away all of the elastic. Then, this tiny piece of…

Your Bra Size Is a Myth Your Bra Size Is a Myth

In a world of vanity sizes and mysterious designations like “medium,” you usually have to try clothes on before you have any clue if they fit. Bra sizing would seem to be different, since it involves numbers and math, but I’m here with bad news: There is no such thing as Your One True Bra Size.

The Most Comfortable Bra You'll Own is From AnaOno The Most Comfortable Bra You'll Own is From AnaOno

The Jennifer Sport Bra may have been made for women that have undergone breast surgery, but it’ll make anyone wearing it feel great.

My New Favorite Sports Bra Is a $40 Piece of Elastic My New Favorite Sports Bra Is a $40 Piece of Elastic

I didn’t believe it at first, either. When I first heard about the Būband, I googled up review after review looking for someone who could verify that it was a ridiculous garbage gimmick. But most of what I read was positive, so I told you guys all about it. I even bought one for myself, and now? I’m a believer.

You Deserve the Perfect Bra So Go Get Fitted You Deserve the Perfect Bra So Go Get Fitted

Last Friday, I found myself on a mission to buy a new bra after realizing that all of my old ones had been worn to near-transparency or had picked up that classic dirt-tinge that’s somehow unique to old underwear.

Your Unwashed Bras Are Growing (Mostly Harmless) Bacteria Your Unwashed Bras Are Growing (Mostly Harmless) Bacteria

Some guys may be surprised to hear this, but bras are a pain in the butt to wash, and many of us put off the chore for as long as possible. (We wash everything else though, we swear.) That’s gross, but is it actually bad for you?

Patch a Torn or Damaged Underwire Bra with Moleskin Patch a Torn or Damaged Underwire Bra with Moleskin

When the fabric gives and an underwire pokes out from your bra, it can be painfully distracting, to say the least. For a quick fix, apply moleskin (available in first aid kits or a pharmacy) to put the wire back in place, stop the stabbing, and save your bra.

Large Chested? Look For These Features In a Sports Bra Large Chested? Look For These Features In a Sports Bra

It’s hard to build an exercise habit without functional, comfortable gear—and for large chested women, a good sports bra is as essential as the right bike saddle or running shoes.

Keep Your Bra Straps Hidden With a Paper Clip Keep Your Bra Straps Hidden With a Paper Clip

Not all tops are made for traditional bras. Sure, you could always wear a strapless bra. You can buy specialty clips that hide your straps, too. But if you don’t have either, or you’re in a pinch, a simpler option is to just use a paper clip.

The Best Types of Bras for Different Types of Clothing The Best Types of Bras for Different Types of Clothing

When you find the right bra, it can make a huge difference in both how your clothes fit and how you feel in them. Certain types of bras, however, work better with certain tops. Here are the best bras for different types of clothing.

Brayola Finds the Perfect Bras Based on Your Favorite Bra Brayola Finds the Perfect Bras Based on Your Favorite Bra

Bra shopping is such a challenge that when you find a bra that actually fits well, you have to hold onto it for dear life. Brayola aims to end that torture by showing you bras that match your current bras' style and size.

Make Your Bras Last Longer: Don't Wear the Same Bra Two Days in a Row Make Your Bras Last Longer: Don't Wear the Same Bra Two Days in a Row

If you don't want to have to replace your bras more often than necessary, try rotating your bras every day, giving the band time to rest between uses.

Wash Bras and Other Delicates in a Salad Spinner to Protect Them from Wear and Tear Wash Bras and Other Delicates in a Salad Spinner to Protect Them from Wear and Tear

The humble salad spinner is great for washing leaves of lettuce without bruising them, but according to Busty Girl Comics, a blog that chronicles the issues that come with being large-chested, it's also a great tool for cleaning bras that can easily get mangled in the washing machine.

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