+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 23
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Queensland
    Posts
    2,408
    Thanks
    928
    Thanked
    468
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts

    Default Bras - buying online - recommendations!

    Where is the cheapest place to buy 'less-common' sized bras online???

    Recommendations please!

    Dont bother suggesting physical stores, theres only one place in Brisbane that sells my size & i had a dodgy fitting from them today so im left with no choice but to try & fit myself & buy online.

    I cant keep paying $80 per bra, we literally cant afford it!!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2013
    Posts
    1,584
    Thanks
    1,966
    Thanked
    1,304
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I would recommend going back for a refit with another staff member. If you have an uncommon bust size, i think buying online is bound to lead to frustration and disappointment, unfortunately.

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to JustJaq For This Useful Post:

    meredithgreyxxx  (24-10-2015)

  4. #3
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    1,893
    Thanks
    1,577
    Thanked
    866
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Bendon online are great.

  5. #4
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Queensland
    Posts
    2,408
    Thanks
    928
    Thanked
    468
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Im after somewhere around an 8F i believe

    Ultimately even if I go back for another fitting id like to find a cheaper option

  6. #5
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Posts
    125
    Thanks
    140
    Thanked
    76
    Reviews
    0
    Bravissimo or figleaves. They are both UK stores, but you can usually get 2 bras for around $100 including postage.

    I would recommend looking at the sites to see what brands they have them going back to the store and have another fitting. Then buy online

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to jellybub For This Useful Post:

    loislane2010  (25-10-2015)

  8. #6
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Brisbane
    Posts
    1,770
    Thanks
    497
    Thanked
    444
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I have bought bras from http://www.bellaforma.com.au/shop/home.php they're based in Cairns. I think I've returned stuff without a problem too. Prices aren't hugely cheap, but sometimes they have some good sales.

  9. #7
    Join Date
    Nov 2013
    Posts
    1,584
    Thanks
    1,966
    Thanked
    1,304
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I'm a large bra size (about 16F), which i imagine is easier to find than 8F. Bras are expensive. What I've done in the past (probably at the same store as you heartstringz) is find one that fitted me instore, then bought online. Found one cheaper on Ebay. Felt a bit bad doing that to the store. .. but bras, esp large nursing bras, are expensive 😕

  10. #8
    Join Date
    Nov 2013
    Posts
    1,584
    Thanks
    1,966
    Thanked
    1,304
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I reckon less common sizes are less reliably standard-sized - ie more variance in what is called a 16F than a 12B, so harder to buy without trying on.

  11. #9
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    6,239
    Thanks
    5,704
    Thanked
    4,633
    Reviews
    20
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    I used to be an 8F and bought mine from Bras N Things. It was easy to order online and return to my nearest store if they didn't fit.
    The range for 8F used to be limited, so I often used the sister sizing and went with a 10E and that's a pretty standard size. Even now, with a smaller cup size, I usually use sister sizing so I have more variety.

  12. #10
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Brisbane, Qld
    Posts
    2,906
    Thanks
    971
    Thanked
    780
    Reviews
    4
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Www.brastogo.com.au

    They have the biggest range of sizes EVER!


 

Similar Threads

  1. Buying frer's online
    By mkj in forum Conception & Fertility General Chat
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 10-02-2015, 15:47
  2. Buying toner online?
    By Gothel in forum General Chat
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 28-01-2015, 18:29
  3. Buying toys online
    By Colbie in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 09-11-2014, 09:20

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Shapland Swim SchoolsSemi private learn to swim classes for a maximum of 3 children in specialized heated teaching pools. Our swim schools ...
REVIEWS
"Pigeon teats rule!"
by Alex
Pigeon PP Wide Neck reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›