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Can I check I've got this right??? Bra sizing?

(16 Posts)
HellsBellsAndBucketsOfBlood Sat 08-Apr-17 21:45:04

Just measured my DD, underbust 32inches and over is 36/37!!

So I'm guessing around the 32 D/DD??
Yes??

She's flipping 11!

Imnotaslimjim Sat 08-Apr-17 21:48:11

Try boob or bust it's fairly straightforward and is pretty accurate.

HellsBellsAndBucketsOfBlood Sat 08-Apr-17 22:05:32

Yes, it agrees with me, she's 11 poor cow!

MorelloKisses Sat 08-Apr-17 22:24:57

Just out of interest, do her boobs look big?

Cos I'm clearly pretty flat chested (not bee sting flat, but a small handful, can easily wear no bra, type flat.) and that site suggests I start at a 28F.

Honestly that's crazy talk!!

HellsBellsAndBucketsOfBlood Sat 08-Apr-17 22:30:26

For her age, yes i suppose so.

Longji Sat 08-Apr-17 22:30:46

32 under bust seems quite big for an 11 year old, did you pull the tape measure as tight as it would go?
I wear a 32g and am a size 12 in clothes.

Lovelilies Sat 08-Apr-17 22:34:36

Just done my 11 yo and she measures a 28E on this site shock
She wears a 32C which admittedly doesn't fit very well. Where does one get 28E bras from??

HellsBellsAndBucketsOfBlood Sat 08-Apr-17 23:43:58

Yep, she's a 10/12 adult clothes, and 5'3".

Ollivander84 Sun 09-Apr-17 00:41:28

Brastop, bravissimo, eBay and Amazon are usually a good place to start

DianaT1969 Sun 09-Apr-17 05:44:59

Try Freya for 28E

DianaT1969 Sun 09-Apr-17 05:50:19

Yes, just checked the Freya website and they do over 50 bras in 28E.
You could try Cleo by Panache, Lepel and Pour Moi too.

DianaT1969 Sun 09-Apr-17 05:50:53

http://www.freyalingerie.com/lingerie-and-underwear.aspx#!t=8036,8037&s=28&f=6

Sorry, forgot the link

Footle Sun 09-Apr-17 07:47:30

It's upsetting to hear you call your daughter "poor cow".

HellsBellsAndBucketsOfBlood Sun 09-Apr-17 10:08:52

Oh behave!!! Really??!!!

IfNotDuffers Sun 09-Apr-17 10:12:49

Morello That site's usually accurate but I'm a cup size bigger (same back size) and am definitely not able to go without a bra! And a bra with some serious support (wide straps, wires et), too. It might be worth measuring again or going to Bravissimo to get properly fitted.

PaperdollCartoon Mon 17-Apr-17 16:31:19

Just had a go with the calculator because I've been feeling my bras might not be right, it reckons I'm a 32 E or F - I'm wearing a 34D. Eek! I'm inclined to believe it. Obviously need to go try a few on but I've never been bigger than 'standard sizes'. Where should I go looking for nice, smooth, t shirt style ones? Probably with some thin padding and an underwire?

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