Posted by: Katie Fustich
in Style File
on Nov 11, 2013
This weekend, amidst my hectic schedule of clicking "Next Episode" on Netflix, I was introduced to the app ThirdLove. The just-launched app promises to fit the user for the perfect bra. I have been fitted for a bra in the past--a Victoria's Secret "professional" with a measuring tape and really cold hands curtly informed me I had a wide back and small boobs. But hey, my bras fit.
Nevertheless, I was intrigued by ThirdLove. Thanks to ... Read More
Posted by: Ellyn Ruddick-Sunstein
on Oct 29, 2013
World War II America saw some pretty major shifts for women. The slogan “the more WOMEN at work, the sooner we win” inspired women to enter the work force as real-life Rosies and Riveters. With men off at war, women were able to fill various professions previously reserved for men, like doctors and engineers. Lady gardeners canned food to store up on from “victory gardens.” Women even joined the US military, ... Read More
Posted by: Jessica Gottlieb
on Sep 05, 2013
[Reposted with permission from JessicaGottlieb.com ]
Here's an amazing letter to teenage girls that was written in response to the now-viral post, FYI (if you're a teenage girl).
By now you’re probably aware that Mrs. Hall thinks you’re a dirty slut who can’t be Facebook friends with her sons. By now you’ve probably been told 93,872 times in your life that The Internet is Forever and you ... Read More
Posted by: Amalia Graziani
on Jul 18, 2013
Calling all NYC BUSTies! Next Tuesday FREE THE GIRLS partners with nightlife and style mavens STYLEDEFINED NYC to bring you a party celebrating women and helping victims of sex trafficking across the world.
In many regions of the world people shop for their clothes at second-hand markets, where bras fetch a pretty penny since they're harder to come by. FREE THE GIRLS is an organization that ... Read More
Posted by: Laurel Walsh
on May 24, 2013
If two trains are heading to the same destination at 60 miles per hour, and x = zero, what is your cup size?
School just got a little more exciting in Derby, England, where 11 year olds will soon be taught “bra fitting” alongside math and science in their yearly curriculums.
Derby High School will give this essential know-how to its classes of preteen students starting next year. Led by Mrs. Karan Hopkinson, girls will be taught ... Read More
Posted by: Tess Duncan
in Boob Tube
on Jan 03, 2013
Double Divas features Cynthia and Molly, the dream team when it comes to bra-fitting and lingerie design. The two Southern belles are best friends who own a lingerie store in Atlanta, Georgia. Cynthia is the design expert while Molly is the overly enthusiastic customer service representative. Both women, however, are top-notch bra fitters, endowed with the impressive ability to determine a lady’s bra size at first boob glance. Most ... Read More
Posted by: Intern Caroline
on Jan 27, 2012
In recent years, several brands have made a name for themselves by making bras for women of every shape and size, celebrating each customer's individuality. But what about color? What's Your Nude is a new campaign set to launch February 1st that hopes to send a message to bra manufacturers and retailers. Tara Raines, the psychologist who started the movement, is fed up with the lack of diversity offered to women of color in the lingerie ... Read More
Posted by: Nicole Finkbiner
on Jun 02, 2010
Mazantri Creations has figured out how to make the brassiere more practical for the modern woman.
Introducing The Cleavage Caddy--an insert that you put in your bra which allows you to (discreetly) carry all your personal items.
Not only is it made to fit women of “all shapes and sizes” and come in three colors (white, black and beige), but it has a lace accent to cover your cleavage and spruce up your attire. ... Read More