Is it really true? Facts and fiction about bras
Is it really true that 8 out of 10 women are wearing the wrong bra size? Will your breasts get saggy if you don’t wear a bra, or is the opposite the case and wearing a bra makes them less firm? There are many enduring myths and rumours about this much-loved but misunderstood garment. We take a closer look to separate fact from fiction.
5 questions to ask yourself before updating your bra wardrobe
Building the perfect functional underwear wardrobe doesn’t need to cost a fortune. Here’s how to get the ultimate wardrobe the smart way, and the questions to ask yourself before you buy your next bra.
Are cotton bras better?
Miss Mary has been a cotton specialist for many years, and a large part of our selection consists of cotton bras. Cotton is a fantastic material and particularly well suited to underwear, but are cotton bras really better than other bras? Here we look at the advantages and disadvantages of cotton.
Enjoy your bra for longer by washing it right
Do you know why you shouldn’t be washing your bra with detergent or tumble drying it? Here are ten tips that’ll extend the life of your bra.
Choosing the right bra after breast surgery
Five tips to think about when it’s time to start wearing ‘normal’ bras following a breast enlargement or reduction.
Show off your style and curves with swimwear from Miss Mary
Now you can take Miss Mary with you to the beach or pool. Get the summer’s freshest look with our new well-fitting swimwear that shows off your curves and provides secure support. Discover the collection here.
Why we love side support on our bras
Of all the different types of bras on the market today, those with side support are perhaps not the best known. Nevertheless, we think they ought to be in every woman’s wardrobe. Here’s why we love side support so much.
Six smart tips to stop your bra chafing at the sides
Do you have a bra that constantly digs in at the sides? Not only is this uncomfortable and irritating, it can also be painful! Here are six smart tips to stop your bra chafing at the sides.
The art of creating comfort with Miss Mary’s own bra expert
How difficult is it to create a bra? Few people know that better than Miss Mary’s pattern designer and designer Anne Nero, who for over 30 years has devoted herself to developing underwear with the perfect fit and comfort. Here she shares her experiences.
When you got your bra home and it wasn’t as you expected
It’s happened to all of us at some point; we’ve bought something online, got it home and then been disappointed once we’ve unpacked it. The size wasn’t at all as anticipated. Here are our tips for a smooth shopping experience and what you should do when something isn’t as you expected and how to reduce the risk of it happening again.