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Bras » Panache » Jasmine Balconnet Bra (6951) » 30F 30:7

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Fits ribcage73.4
B. perimeter25.5
Stretched Band77.2
Band Length60.3
Cup width13.3
Cup depth24.4
Wire length25.3
Cup height15.3
Cup separation2.0
Gore height7.5
Wing height9.2
Strap width1.4
Hooks2

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    Didn't fit

    Band is great on loosest hooks, the colorway (black ricamo) is fantastic, and post-alteration this is my comfiest bra yet.

    I got the 30F knowing I needed more cup depth than my Just Peachy has, but not how much... F is a little too much right now (though I'm currently weaning my toddler, so that changes day-to-day) and an E probably would have been better.

    However, I don't know that the wires on the E would be wide enough and I loooove this bra so I opted to alter the cups. I took them in a little and I think the size is now somewhere between an E ... and an F, but I didn't actually remove any material so I can reverse the alteration if my size changes when the Booger's finally finished nursing. All photos were taken post-alteration (and with one boob half-empty).

    Update: I felt like my alteration was smashing my boobs too much so I pulled the stitches out, and now the gore digs in rather painfully. I think this one is too projected and a little too narrow for me... it's so pretty and I love the fabric so much though. I may try doing a different alteration soon the see if I can fix it for good.

    Update 2: Bent the wires wider to match the Comexim halfcup I have (which fits so perfectly) and did a new alteration on the cup that removes about half the depth I removed last time. New cup width/ depth measurements are 5.6"/ 8.7", and this bra fits *really* well now! I get a little bit of wrinkling at the wire on the bottom of the cup sometimes, but it isn't enough to be noticeable and the bra is really comfy again. ...I need to take new pictures, because the fit looks much better now too.

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    Black Ricamo colorway

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    Didn't fit

    My shape: mid-height front-facing teardrop-profile (ski jump with no "jump") with tall shallow roots, low apex, lots of immediate projection underneath but moderate overall projection, wide roots with lots of side fullness and shallow tails that wrap all the way to the shoulder blade, extremely close-set center tissue (possibly a trace of natural symmastia), and very firm self-supporting tissue that when pushed out of shape will push right back.

    This bra was one of 5 Panache Jasmines I bought to try from Nordstrom. I also tried a 30FF in black, a 30FF in nude, a 30F in nude, and a 30FF in navy houndstooth.

    No Jasmines for me, it seems. ... There are just too many issues. The cups, while a closer fit than the 30FF - Panache » Jasmine Balconnet Bra (6951) in nude, are a bit looser than the 30F - Panache » Jasmine Balconnet Bra (6951) in black, and have more of the same issues with the top panel being stretchy and accommodating on my upper root but too full and closing too quickly; the apex being too high; not enough immediate depth at the wire all the way around; and a pointy shape. The gore has an unusual flared shape that mimics my natural IMF, but that doesn't stop it from being too tall and too wide and stabby. The wires are slightly narrower, and combined with the slightly-shorter wings than the 30FF, they start to poke into the tissue there. The straps are also still too far apart, and while not AS far, still enough to cause problems.

    The 30 band is perfect on the loosest hook, though (snug 72/BTT 66.5 cm today).

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    caramel colorway

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    Didn't fit

    My shape: mid-height front-facing teardrop-profile (ski jump with no "jump") with tall shallow roots, low apex, lots of immediate projection underneath but moderate overall projection, wide roots with lots of side fullness and shallow tails that wrap all the way to the shoulder blade, extremely close-set center tissue (possibly a trace of natural symmastia), and very firm self-supporting tissue that when pushed out of shape will push right back.

    This bra was one of 5 Panache Jasmines I bought to try from Nordstrom. I also tried a 30FF in black, a 30FF in nude, a 30F in nude, and a 30FF in navy houndstooth.

    Jasmine and I are clearly not ... meant to be. The cups fit better than the 30FF - Panache » Jasmine Balconnet Bra (6951) , the overall projection is a closer match, and there's less obvious issue with the top panel (which stretches nicely over my shallow upper root!), but the problems with lack of immediate depth at the wire and the apex being too high are more apparent, as well as giving a decidedly pointy profile.

    The gore is too tall and stabby, but has an interesting flared shape that mirrors my own IMF pretty closely. The straps are still too far apart, although they don't chafe as ferociously as the 30FFs. The wires are narrower and the wings/side cups are slightly lower, allowing a little bulge of tissue to show over the top. However, they aren't uncomfortable, and the band fits perfectly (snug 72/BTT 66.5 cm today).

    Given the changes between this and the 30FF in black, I'd be curious to see how a 30E fits in the cups, if only for comparison's sake, but I don't think the loss of wire width would work out, ultimately.

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    black colorway

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      This looks much better then the 30FF. But I agree that the shape is just too projected for you. Did you ever try the Panache Envy or Andorra (full cup)?

    • I tried the Andorra in a 30FF, but I need a 30F (or preferably a 28FF), I think. I haven't tried the Envy, yet, though!

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    Fits

    I bought this bra because of it's construction similarities to the Panache Envy Balconnet Bra (7285): enough projection, side support panels and stretch lace in the upper cups. Both work for me in the same size, but the shape in get in the Jasmine is a tad pointier.

    I think this difference is due to the stiffer fabric used here for the bottom part of the cups (the Envys cups are made of mesh layers). As I am FoB I don't have a enough fullness up there to smooth out the juncture between fabric and lace. For me this is not a dealbreaker as this bra is otherwise comfortable and dependable and comes in all those pretty designs.

    Black/Teal colorway

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    Didn't fit

    For reference, my breasts are FOB, narrow-rooted, projected, splayed, wide-set, squishy and I am generally petite and don't have any ribcage squish. I am a 30F in Comexim three-part half-cups, but sometimes fit smaller cup sizes in other manufacturers, though they are usually a shape/fit mismatch for other reasons. I was excited to try to the Jasmine due to the projection, but unfortunately the cups are too big at the top (like, lace flapping in the breeze at the top of the cup) and at the apex, and the shape is too pointy for me due to the horizontal seam, anyway. I'd keep it as a bedroom-only bra because I love the blue/black reptile print with black lace, but the cups are way too big to make it work. I never have gore issues but did find this one was quite tight against my sternum.

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    Didn't fit

    Such a beautiful bra! I especially love the plum color of the lace. Unfortunately, not enough immediate projection. for me and the wires are too wide.

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    Updated on Apr 21, 2016 Flag this


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    Didn't fit

    I really want this to fit. It's such a pretty bra, I have a weakness for those. But the lace really stretchy and the cups are slightly too wide. I don't really get lift with it.

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    Updated on Feb 04, 2016 Flag this

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    Didn't fit

    Fits perfectly. The wires are really hard though. I've shoved them all the way to the ends of the cups so they aren't painful at the center gore.

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    Updated on Dec 28, 2015 Flag this


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    Didn't fit

    The stretch lace on my 30F - Panache » Jasmine (6951) was starting to look a bit too stretched, with just a hint of quad-boob on my larger side, so I've sized up in this one. The quadding has gone away alright, but the lace on this one is ever so slightly loose on my smaller side, which makes it unsupportive, and the wires are a fraction too wide. It actually feels like it's too shallow, which isn't an issue I've had with the Jasmine before. I may return this one and stick with the minor fit issues I have with the 30E.

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    Didn't fit

    The wires are reallly too wide on this for me, but I love the shape and otherwise fit so much that I keep it. The shape is fairly round and forward facing, and the stretch lace accommodates my upper fullness nicely. The lace is a little itchy sometimes, but mostly isn't a problem. I just wish I had one of the newer patterns (and that it went down to 28 bands!)
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