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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Are Cotton Bras 100% Cotton?

Cotton has long been the favorite of people who prefer fabrics made from natural fibers. It has an enduring softness--getting better with every wash, it's naturally hypoallergenic, breathable and versatile. Not so long ago, it was routinely considered superior to any...

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Sister Bra Sizes: Our Bra Fitting Videos Explain it All

Changing your bra size isn't quite as simple as just going up a band and cup size. Sometime you need a larger band, but don't want to change the volume of the cup. Or only your cup size increases. Or everything's gotten a little bigger or smaller. I take the guesswork...

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The Cup Size Game: Our Bra Fitting Videos Explain it All

The Cup Size Game: Our Bra Fitting Videos Explain it All

If you've ever gone up or down a band size, you may have noticed that suddenly your bra's cup size seems wrong. "But I bought the exact same cup size I always wear!" I hear you saying. Well, that's where the problem is. When you go down a band size, you need to go up...

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Should Your Bra Make a Statement? Color Combos

InStyle recently did a spread on clothing and bra color combos that had me shaking my head. It makes perfect sense to wear a bra that won't show under clothing or to wear a matching bra and panty set. But selecting a bra to stand out purposely under your clothes...

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No More Back Fat: Our Bra Fitting Videos Explain it All

When it comes to bra fitting, one of the most frequent problems we hear about at HerRoom is back fat.  Even though everything looks great up front, you turn around and see those bulges of flesh around the back band and straps of your bra.  There are a few solutions,...

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Our Bra Fitting Videos Explain it All

The first thing I learned in the lingerie business was how difficult it can be for women to find bras that fit right. For starters, sizing isn't very straightforward like it is for shoes or clothing.  Band and cup sizes can fit differently from brand to brand.  And...

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Undie Awards Hall-of-Famers

Just like in sports and in rock and roll, the Undie Awards has a Hall of Fame. After 8 years of running the Undies Awards, I've started to see a pattern. There are some bras and panties that are just so perfect and so popular that they've won year after year. So we...

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Fashion Myths & Tips for Large-Breasted Women

You probably know that HerRoom has extensive information about bra fitting and solving bra fit problems. Recently, Cosmopolitan Magazine featured Panache's Kay-Lin Richardson addressing some of the same issues. We've always loved Panache for the way their bras so...

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