To Top

Help for a Tight Bra

Sometimes bras need adjustment, especially if you have an in-between size (for example, a bigger overall measurement with a smaller cup size, or perhaps you have some pricey bras that used to fit, but are a bit tight now). In any case, they used to sell bra extenders, but to make your own, cut off the hook end on one side and the eye end off the other from an old bra. Then hook the one side and the other, so you have extra room. Sew or pin the excess material between the secured ends. Voila! A bra that fits and won't cut off your circulation!

In addition, it might make a bra loose enough to slip over your head, if you have issues with your shoulders).

P.S. Also save the elastic from old bras to use again on small projects. Lace might be recycled, too.

By pamphyila from L.A., CA

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

December 29, 20100 found this helpful

Great idea! Thank you for this one.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
Three brightly colored bras in a row.
Saving Money on Bras
Categories
Consumer Advice Clothing RepairingDecember 28, 2010
Guides
Money Being Cinched by Measuring Tape
Living on a Tight Budget
Tight Screw
Loosening a Tight Screw
Making Bra Straps Shorter
Making Bra Straps Shorter
Hot pink bra with small yellow and white flowers hanging from a clothesline against a background of blue sky and clouds
Asking My Mom for a Bra
More
📓
Back to School Ideas!
😎
Summer Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/08/14 20:50:06 in 380 msecs. ⛅️️
Loading Something Awesome!