Q & A

Have questions about lingerie, bras, panties, sports bras, swimwear, shapewear, hosiery, activewear, plus-size socks, or more? Then you’ve come to the right place because we’ve got answers! Tomima Edmark, our founder, is an expert in these subjects and she has taken our most frequently asked questions and answered them in these posts. At HerRoom we make shopping for lingerie easy! 

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Knock Out – New Product for Women

Here's a rather taboo subject - odor and dampness in our panties.  Okay!  Okay!  It's an icky subject, but I'm happy to say there is also a possible solution to all this and they look pretty - Knock Out Panties. You may have read about them in The Washington Post last...

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Apparel Sizing Has Changed

Have you noticed that you find yourself sizing down a lot when you try on clothing?  I have.  And I tell you, when I fit into a size 2, or once into a size 0, I'm so elated, I almost always buy it.  For me, it's like wearing a badge of honor! Well, now my bubble has...

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Maternity Lingerie – So Much Better Than it Was

Maternity Lingerie – So Much Better Than it Was

  Before I was in the lingerie business, I had given birth to two girls. I distinctly remember the maternity lingerie I bought. Few if any stores had maternity lingerie.  So, I went to Target, found 3 awful looking white bras and these big white granny-panties...

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Breast Separation – It Matters

Not all breasts are separated the same.  And, I don't think most women know this.  Did you know that some women have touching or "kissing" breasts where there is no space between the breasts?  There are other women with rather wide separation - more than 3 finger...

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Hosiery Will Be Getting New Sizing

Finding your hosiery size has always been a little bit of a game.  I, for one, am always on the cusp, so I usually size up to the next size.  Sometimes this works and sometimes not.  Given a choice, I would rather my pantyhose be too big than not big enough and suffer...

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What to Wear Under See-Through Dresses

Well, the answer is "SOMETHING!"  Have you noticed all these sheer dresses showing up on red carpets lately?  How about these cut-out dresses like this one on JLo? Is this really all that sexy?  My mind instantly jumps to concern over a seam or piece of fabric...

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Lindsay Lohan's "Bra-Free Lifestyle"

She's young and has a beautiful bust line.  But, she's been seen out all too often bouncing along without any bra support.  Now rumors about her lack of support are suggesting that her career could be impacted, should her breasts begin to sag. So, here's the reality...

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Are You Pulling Your Panties up Too High?

My 14 year old daughter walked into my office last night and complained that the cute White Saki boyshorts I had bought for her were giving her a "wedgie."  With that, she pivoted around and hoisted up her skirt for a look/see. Immediately I knew what the problem...

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An Eco Friendly Bra

The UK retailer Marks & Spencer has launched, with great fanfare, the first ever carbon neutral bra.  Okay, what exactly does this mean? The lingerie collection is called Autograph Leaves, and the four bras, three panties and garter belt were made in Sri Lanka at...

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Bras That Breathe

Bras That Breathe

I just returned from a trip to the Galapagos Islands with my girls last week.  Boy, do I now understand all you women writing to HerRoom asking for bras that breathe.  I had on a bra that didn't, and I'm telling you, I couldn't wait to get it off.  It was...

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