Miss Mary - Why is the bra band so important?
A lot of focus is put on whether you’re wearing a cup size that’s too small or too big, but how the bra fits around your upper body and back is just as, if not more, important. Here’s why the band is important and what you need to pay extra attention to next time you’re trying a bra.
What’s the best material for underwear?
When you choose which bra you want, the choice is often about the support, how it feels and what it looks like. We often forget about the material it’s made of, but the material affects comfort, support and how long the bra will last. Here is our textile guide for underwear.
Why is the bra not available in my size?
We’re sometimes asked why we don’t offer some of our bras in certain sizes. Here we examine why not every size is made and what determines the size range.
Why 5 bras are better than 2…
How many bras do you really need in your wardrobe? One, two, three…twenty? Is it ok to own just one bra that you use, wash, dry overnight and then use again the next morning? Absolutely, if you want to buy a new bra every other month. Here’s why five bras are better than two (and no, we’re not saying that just to sell more bras).
Get your clothes to fit more elegantly with the right underwear
Do you know which colour bra is least visible under white garments? It’s not white, beige or brown. In this blog entry we take a closer look at how underwear affects the outer appearance of your everyday clothes.
Miss Marys’ wardrobe – more than just underwear
Nowadays, Miss Mary of Sweden is best known as a bra specialist, but in the past, it wasn’t underwear with which we were most closely associated. Join us on a nostalgia trip back to a time when Miss Mary was more than just underwear and indulge in these wonderful vintage photos.
She helps women find the right bra size without meeting them in person
Miss Mary of Sweden’s customer service advises women all over the world every day on different bra problems. We asked our customer service manager Ida about her top tips on how to work out which size women should wear without meeting them and how they work to provide the best possible experience to the customer.
Is it time to say goodbye to your bra?
How can you tell if a bra is past it, and does it matter if you’re wearing a bra that’s ‘too old’? Here are 9 signs that you should throw out your bra and why.
The right bra model for every kind of breast
Wonderful breasts of all shapes and sizes – wide or slender, long or short, full or less full, shallow or projected, close or side set. When we talk about bra fit, there is great focus on cup and band size, but did you know that the shape and placement of the breasts also affect the fit? Here are our suggestions on how to choose the right bra model to fit your breasts.
Which bra personality are you?
The choice of a bra is highly personal. Do you choose the bra because you love the look of it or because it feels so comfortable? Maybe style and looks don’t matter as much, maybe you prefer one with functional features. We have listed the most common bra archetypes and picked a top bra choice for each persona. Which one are you?