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Fits ribcage0.0
B. perimeter0.0
Stretched Band68.0
Band Length54.5
Stretch ratio1.2
Cup width13.0
Cup depth25.0
Depth ratio1.9
Wire length23.5
Cup height15.0
Cup separation2.0
Gore height6.5
Wing height8.5
Strap width1.3
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Thank you to jlcl119 for selling me this bra! I've owned Marcie before, but not for a few years. It's even better than I remembered! It's super comfy, the gore doesn't bother me like Hettie's does, and I only get mild in-cup quadding on one side which is barely noticeable. I just wore it for a 5 hour waitressing shift and I felt supported and contained the whole time. It gives me a nice round shape under clothing, as is expected from Marcie. This burgundy colourway is beautiful, and I think the cute cream bows with burgundy pin dots brings the whole thing together. I also received two matching briefs, but I'll have to wait and see how I feel about them. I tried them on and they fit well, but they give me major VPL and cut into my glutes like crazy. This is always a problem I have, so I won't be wearing them with any tight-fitting clothing. I could probably make do with wearing them under skirts and dresses that are more A-line.

Burgundy colorway

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    Thanks for the review. It's a very flattering bra.

  • 1

    It looks beautiful on you. I love the colour.

  • Sonya Thank you! I like the colour too. I need more dark coloured bras because I have so many that are a beautiful light pink/peach colour haha

  • 1

    Brash5 And thank you as well, Brash! I agree, it is very flattering.

  • Great review! Nice to hear about the wires not bothering you! Yeah!! Looks nice on you too! I have a silly question....What is in-cup quadding? I have heard that term before but couldn't figure it out. Thanks!

  • 2

    Denise5 Not a silly question at all! In-cup quadding happens for me when the tension of the diagonal seam is tighter than the cup's fabric above and beneath the seam, or when the upper fabric (usually stretch lace) is stretchier or looser than the lower fabric, which results in my breast tissue protruding a little bit past the seam. It can create the illusion of quad-boob under clothing when in fact the cups may be the correct volume.

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    sherrach898 Oh!!! Got it!!! Thanks for the explanation!!!!

  • 1

    Denise5 No problem! Glad I could help :)

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