Australia’s Lingerie Blog for Women D Cup and Up
  • How to choose a maternity sports bra

    How to choose a maternity ...

    by Maxine Windram on February 15, 2017

    I’m pregnant, when will I need a maternity bra? Pregnancy often results in breast growth along with many other changes. Sometimes just one cup size bigger and often 2-3 cups, your rib cage will also expand so you’re likely to need not only a bigger cup size, but also the ...

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  • Maxine & Lin Windram - Brava Lingerie

    To the fuller-busted women of ...

    by Lin Windram on January 28, 2017

    “I spent a lot of years in bras that just didn’t fit me, or were uncomfortable.” “I started having back problems and getting the right bra became really, really important.”  “Every single bra was beige.” To the fuller-busted women of the world, You are not alone; there are solutions and ...

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  • Bra Review – Elomi Energise ...

    by Maxine Windram on January 03, 2017

    Elomi Lingerie have proven themselves as one of the best producers of fuller figure lingerie. They’ve used their incredible expertise in engineering to produce the Elomi Energise Multiway Sports Bra, and it’s one of the best performing sports bra around for the fuller busted and fuller figured woman. We love ...

    Score: 9 / 10

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  • Your excuses are no longer ...

    by Guest Blogger on January 01, 2017

    This blog post has been guest-written by Alison Vella from Student Musings. Heading into 2017, there is a whole area of sports medicine dedicated to supporting big breasts. There are scientists examining our grievances from a biomechanical perspective. They are researching, designing, prototyping and testing and it is their innovation that ...

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  • How to buy lingerie she will love

    How to buy lingerie she ...

    by Maxine Windram on December 10, 2016

    Every woman loves to receive a gift which has been chosen especially for her. But no man wants to feel like that awkward guy in a lingerie boutique, trying to keep a low profile as he haplessly browses racks of lingerie with rapidly declining confidence in what his love would ...

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  • Elomi Essentials Firm Control Swimsuit

    DD cup swimwear and beyond

    by Maxine Windram on November 24, 2016

    How much fun is swimwear shopping (said no fuller-busted woman ever)! Does this sound familiar? Standing under the bright lights of the department store fitting room, squeezing into swimwear… knowing it doesn’t quite feel right, but assuming it’s the best you will get. Sigh. For so long, DD cup has ...

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  • Freya Idol Moulded Balconette Bra

    Bra Review – Freya Idol ...

    by Brava Staff Team on November 05, 2016

    The Freya Idol Moulded Balconette Bra has been receiving rave reviews from our fitters and customers. Similar in shape to Freya Lingerie’s ever popular Freya Deco Moulded Plunge Bra, the balconette shape comes higher at the centre than the plunge bra and gives a beautiful sweetheart neckline that sits well ...

    Score: 9 / 10

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  • Brava's 10th Birthday

    13 things we’ve learned from ...

    by Maxine Windram on October 23, 2016

    Its a decade since Mum and I created Brava, and what a 10 years it’s been. Armed with many, many years of negative bra shopping experiences and a determination to find a better way, we took the plunge and opened our first store in High Street, Prahran in 2006.  On reflection ...

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  • Freya Active Core Underwire Sports Bra

    Bra Review – Freya Active ...

    by Brava Staff Team on October 07, 2016

    Finding a good sports bra can be the holy grail of lingerie shopping for anyone with a D cup and up bust! The Freya Active Core Underwire Sports Bra is a strong and supportive option that really shines for active women with a larger bust. Sizes Available AUS 6 (UK ...

    Score: 7 / 10

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  • Lingerie drawer

    How many bras should I ...

    by Maxine Windram on September 23, 2016

    As the foundation of any great outfit, your choice of lingerie is very important in helping you feel and look fabulous. But how many different types of bras do you really need? And, more importantly, how many bras do you own that have been sitting unused and unloved for months (or ...

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Approximately 8 out of 10 women who visit Brava for the first time are wearing the wrong bra size, so there is an 80% chance this could be you. You may not know how or why, you just know your bra doesn't quite feel right. See our bra fitting guides to help you make the right bra choices.

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