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Bra fit problems & solutions

Band digging in?Band digging in?

  • Choose a style with a wider band or increase band size (cross sizing:
    i.e.: 42DDD to 44DD)

Bustline sagging?Bustline sagging?

  • Choose a style with more support
  • Try shortening the straps
  • Select bras with a more rigid fabric

Back riding up?Back riding up?

  • Adjust hook & eye closure to tighten the band
  • Loosen straps
  • Try a smaller band size

Straps digging in?Straps digging in?

  • Try loosening the straps
  • Choose a style with wider or padded straps
  • Choose a style which offers more support, as support should come from the band, not the straps

Cups overflowing?Cups overflowing?

  • Increase cup size
    (i.e. 42C to 42D)
  • Increase band size
    (i.e. 40D to 42D)
  • Or increase both

If you have personally experienced any of these problems, visit your favorite Penningtons store and ask one of our sales associates for an expert bra fitting.