Category Archives : Bra Sizing


Lingerie is a critical foundation garment for women. It’s easy to think of it as an embellishment for the enjoyment of your significant other, but lingerie serves a much broader purpose. Whether you are a high-powered business executive or a school teacher, you need dependable basics under your wardrobe to help you look and feel […]

Womens Body Types

How Cindy “Got Even” with Ruth 4

Cindy Greenwood, Bits of Lace October Woman, underwent a mastectomy in 2004 and has since struggled to find a bra that accommodates for the removal of her left breast. Her quest for a perfect bra ended upon her first fitting session with Bits of Lace Owner, Ruth Brennan. A Registered Nurse for 19 years, Ruth switched careers in 2001 […]

Cindy and Ruth on Fitting Day

Angela Mallen

Angela Mallen: Bits of Lace Woman of the Month 9

You think you’re busy, then you meet Angela Mallen, someone who can only be described as a modern day Wonder Woman. When she’s not working for the Charleston ESPN Classic college basketball tournament, sideline reporting for ESPN3 or giving play-by-play for College of Charleston Women’s Basketball, she’s with her friends, she’s collaborating with a clean […]

Bra Fitting Tip of the Day: Molded vs. Contoured 1

There are many schools of thought when it comes to the different types of bras, specifically: molded and contoured. The contoured bra is ideal for someone who prefers a smooth, round shape and likes the feel of supported coverage. These bras come in multiple styles: push up, plunge, demi, full and strapless. Contoured bras are […]

Marie Jo Avero Molded

Simone Perele Romance strapless

Lovely Simone Perele in Strapless

Every lady needs a strapless bra. Why not make it sexy too? Simone Perele gives us a beautiful strapless bra with just the slightest bit of detail at the center gore of the bra, making sure not to interrupt the smooth, seamless cup. The cup is soft and flexible, yet sturdy and supportive. The Romance […]

The Chantelle Basic T-shirt Bra

One of my favorite products at Bits of Lace is the Chantelle Basic (otherwise known as the 3261). This T-shirt bra is a stand-out in shape, support and functionality. The Chantelle Basic has long, multi-positional straps that can suit any style. Simply unhook the straps from the back of the band (they remain securely attached […]

Chantell Basic in nude