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M&S BraFit Tips

Your body shape is important when choosing a bra shape.

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The Balcony Bra

If you have broad shoulders and a gap between your boobs we've got you covered - balcony is the best style for you.

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The Plunge Bra

If you have a narrow frame and close cleavage our experts advise you to wear a plunge bra.

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The Full Cup Bra

This bra suits all body types, our most versatile bra shape.

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Not sure what bra size & shape you should be wearing?

Use our ounline size checker to find out what's keeping your bras from fitting just right

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Did you know?

Your bra doesn't need to be uncomfortable! See these 9 handy tips for all day comfort

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Does your bra arch up at the back?

Our Expert's advice

Is your bra more than 1 year old?
If yes, the elastic may be at the end of it’s life, we suggest you buy a new bra.

If no, we suggest you try a smaller back size.

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Does your bra strap dig into your shoulder?

Our Expert's advice

Your straps are too tight, the underband should be the support. The straps are there to hold the cup in place, adjust to a comfortable length.

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Does your bra bulge at the back?

Our Expert's advice

The easiest way to avoid this is to choose a scoop shaped back which smoothes the line.

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Does your bra spill at the front?

Our Expert's advice

If you spill at the front add a cup size.

If you spill at front and under your arm add two cup sizes.

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Is your wire digging in your boob at the side?

Our Expert's advice

Reduce your underband size and increase your cup size.

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Does your boob pop out under the wire at the front?

Our Expert's advice

Reduce your underband size and increase your cup size.

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Does your bra feel too big in the cup?

Our Expert's advice

You need to reduce your cup size and check the underband, this may also need to be reduced.

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Does your bra wire feel uncomfortable at the front?

Our Expert's advice

Choose a bra which is lower at the front such as a plunge shape.

You may also need to increase the cup size to allow the wire to sit flat between your boobs.

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Do you find your bra feels uncomfortable as the day goes on?

Our Expert's advice

Our bodies all spread throughout the day, try our new FlexiFit™ range which has been designed for all day comfort, including:

  • 360 degree stretch
  • Flexi stretch hook and eye
  • Non-wired A-H cups

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