Reply to @minivanmama3 imma train y’all sister sizes if it k1lls me
As a bra-wearer for effectively over a decade, I am not proud to admit that I am nonetheless very confused by bras. I already know I have been sporting them improper my complete life (and have but to appropriate my methods) and I admittedly simply buy the identical bras time and again, even when they are not the most snug. Seems, I am not the one one, as a result of TikTok user @madisonanneh‘s bra explainer movies have gone viral on the platform for enlightening individuals on their on a regular basis undergarments. In a single genius video posted on Tuesday, Madison broke down sister sizing, explaining the distinction between band and cup sizes utilizing a really useful visible: fruits.
Yep, Madison used a lemon, lime, and apples to display precisely how sister sizing works, and the way you should utilize it to search out the right bra to suit your distinctive breast form. “Because the band measurement is rising, the cup is getting greater,” she mentioned merely. In case your 34D bra feels slightly too large within the band, you is perhaps inclined to swap it for a 32D. However Madison defined that really, the cups for these two sizes are completely totally different — it is like evaluating an apple and a lemon. You’d as an alternative need to discover a sister measurement that holds the identical quantity of quantity as your 34D, which might be 36C or 32DD/E. “You may’t be attempting to suit apples in bras made for lemons,” she mentioned.
Watch Madison’s descriptive TikTok above, and in the event you’re nonetheless confused and wish slightly extra context, take a look at this chart on the different sister size families to determine what bra would possibly fit your needs greatest.