Just like next season’s True Detective, the bra – that girlhood rite of passage – is no stranger to myth. At this point in life, however, I can proudly bust a couple of them. No, you do not need to wear your bra at night. And that white push-up you put on under white tees? We can see it. Plain as day.

But what about fit? According  to INTIMACY founder Susan Nethero (whom Oprah calls “The Bra Whisperer”) and her slew of nationwide Bra Fit experts, the myth here is easy: We’re not all 34Bs. Or 36Cs. Or any other number-letter combination that seems to fly off the shelves. There are over 90 bra sizes out there, from A through K. And those INTIMACY experts? They know just which one you are.

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April 22, 2014

Whether you’re depending on it to hold up your slightly loose pants or adding it to an oversized sweater to make a style statement, a belt is a must-have accessory – which also makes it a great gift for everyone on your list. But before you rush off to buy one, take note of these tips for gifting a belt that’s both functional and fashionable.

Belt Gift Guide

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December 16, 2013

The trick to making sure your jeans always knock it out of the park? Knowing your measurements. (Yes, it’s as easy as that.) Here, we’ve put together a guide to get you started. Simply click on the image below to open and print. There. Now you have more time for friends and beer.

The Fitting Room – Men's Denim Fit Guide


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December 11, 2013

With temps dropping below zero, it’s important to bundle up. But when you’re piling on so many layers, it’s easy for your figure to get lost beneath it all. To avoid that frumpy look, check out the tips below for finding a winter jacket that’s actually flattering.

How to Pick a Flattering Winter Coat

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December 9, 2013

So, you want to gift your friend a pair of pants for the holidays. But with so many different cuts, fits, and washes, where do you begin? First, breathe. Next, simply use the tips below to make sure the pants you pick are a guaranteed good fit.


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December 2, 2013

Using online measurements can be a bit difficult. Add gifting to the equation, and, well, it’s just flat-out intimidating. But fear not – you don’t have to give up the idea of gifting a perfectly fitting top this holiday season. Simply use the tips below to make sure your picks are always a good fit.

How to Find the Shirt That Fits Best

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November 25, 2013

Okay, so there’s a superstition that warns us to never gift shoes. But we’re pretty sure we’d be happy with opening any box that involved some fancy foot candy. Here, we’ve gathered tips to help you figure out how to gift a pair of shoes that are not only well-received, but well-fitting.

Gifting Shoes

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November 18, 2013

The key to jeans that fit flawlessly? Knowing your measurements before you order online. Here, a guide to get you started – simply click on the image below to open and print.

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November 13, 2013

Not all figures are created equal, so it’s silly to expect that all women can fit easily into formfitting blazers and dainty blouses. For those of us with broader shoulders or bigger arms, finding these items can be a battle not worth fighting. Taking into consideration a few tips, however, makes for a much easier time. (Trust us.)

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October 28, 2013

Ring size is important. Whether it’s the big-day diamond or a flashy cocktail number, no one wants their ring falling off – or, even worse, cutting off finger circulation. To make sure your ring fits properly, read up on these sizing tips.

How a Ring Should Fit

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October 21, 2013