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18 Hour Classic Soft Cup (27)

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34DD

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38DD

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  1. 32 C-D ... (32 :3-:4)
  2. 34 B-DD ... (34 :2-:5)
  3. 36 B-DD ... (36 :2-:5)
  4. 38 B-DDD ... (38 :2-:6)
  5. 40 B-DDD ... (40 :2-:6)
  6. 42 B-DDD ... (42 :2-:6)
  7. 44 B-DDD ... (44 :2-:6)
  8. 46 B-DDD ... (46 :2-:6)
  9. 48 B-DDD ... (48 :2-:6)
  10. 50 C-DDD ... (50 :3-:6)

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  1. 2
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    34DD

    Didn't fit

    Old-fashioned bras like this are an untapped GOLD MINE for full bust customers. Don't let the vintage-style sizing fool you into believing you are sized out. This 34 band is rock solid and does not ride up no matter what I do; indeed; it is slightly tight on my 29" underbust even after 4 days of wear, and to be completely comfortable a tiny length of extender is helpful. The DD cup is a great fit albeit on the roomy side for me (FF/G in most brands, basically I require at least 11" of depth in an underwire cup).

    Comfort and support are stellar. ... The band is nice and wide, in fact with 4 hooks some trendier brands would try to pass this off as a longline! There is no side boning anywhere, which is great if you are a bit fluffier.

    Uplift is every bit as good as what I can get in a wired bra. It is slightly pointy brand new, although not bullet-bra-ish.

    Granted this is a cheaper bra and it does not feel or look luxurious. However, if you like that neat, discreet and slightly retro shape under clothes; if you are sick and tired of searching for affordable wired bras that fit your breast shape; if you are post-surgery, or a mature person with drier, delicate skin that does not tolerate wires, or if you have a health condition that makes comfort a major priority--you should definitely give this a whirl.

    Compared to regular UK full bust sizing, I would recommend going UP 1-2 sizes in band, and DOWN anywhere between 2 and 4 cups.

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  2. 1
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    32D

    Didn't fit

    Wow! This wireless lifts FANTASTICALLY. The band and straps are supportive and soft. For a comparison, look at this wired bra: http://www.bratabase.com/bra/difm9/ Wired bras require very specific fit characteristics to lift, but this wireless Playtex fits surprisingly well. There is some puckering at the end of the cup. I hypothesize a washing will remedy that issue. Out of the box, the fabric is a bit scratchy. Again, washing will likely remedy that.

    The straps are fully adjustable, plush, and short enough to accommodate the most petite or high set customer. If you are tall or low set, these straps will likely be too short.

    The ... cup doesn't allow as much center projection as my breasts require. So, tissue is pushed from the center to the outer quadrant and into a seam. If you have less center projection, this bra may be perfect. My body is sensitive to seams and pressure. A 32DD might be perfect, but I have not yet found this model in that size.

    The cup is tall, but the lift is so good even my shorties were quadding a bit along the cup edge. I totally understand the popularity of this bra!

    Immediate projection is excellent. Lift is amazing. And, the profile under clothing is perky without padding. Lovely.

    My daughter thinks this looks like "a wedding bra." She approves of the floral lace. :-) This bra requires a significant amount of fabric, and it won't hide under my summer attire. But, when I need lift and comfort, I choose this bra.

    My breasts defy gravity in this marvel of physics. Thank you, wendybien for your review. These bras ARE worth their weight in gold. :-) :-)


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    White colorway

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    Updated on Oct 19, 2016 Flag this


    • 1

      Ha! I get a kick every time someone tries one of these. Granny knew best about bras after all!
      Yes the puckering goes away after a few washes. After wearing for a while you will also notice the breast tissue settles into the cup better as well so any center quadding or weirdness that was previously occurring, will usually resolve as the bra softens up.

    • wendybien How long should I expect this model to last when worn for a few hours every week and hand washed? The support is fabulous, but the construction is not like more expensive bras I've tried. Thanks for your help.

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      Well now, I will have to go back and give them a try, I always thought of playtex as the "utility wear" of bras.

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      Love4Pollinators wearing just once a week?! Gosh, depending on your tolerance for cosmetic changes (sweat discoloration unfortunately happens fast with white bras) I'd say at least a year. The materials aren't fine or beautiful but they're pretty hard-wearing. Mine are still going strong after 2 years. I machine wash them too.

    • 1

      Thank you, wendybien. That is fantastic news. I paid only $14 for this work horse, and I like fahric dyes. ;-)

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    32D

    Didn't fit

    The band feels too tight because the cups are so big. I have this in a 32C and it fits. My usual size is a 32D, but this one runs large.

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  4. This bra is just a bit wider than the 32D and fits well on the tightest hooks. :-) :-) With a few washes, the fabric will soften and the puckers will disappear. Under sweaters this winter, I will feel significantly less frumpy :-)

    After wearing this twice, it is not the best choice for center full breasts. If you want separation, This model delivers.

    For a more detailed review, read this: http://www.bratabase.com/bra/dijem/

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    38D

    Hasn't set fit

    This is another soft-cup non-undwire I've had for about 10 years. It is vintage Platex. I will offer it as a giveaway.

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    40D

    Hasn't set fit


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    42D

    Hasn't set fit

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    Added on Oct 27, 2016



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    32D

    Fits

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    Added on May 16, 2018



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    34D

    Hasn't set fit

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    Added on Jul 20, 2014



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    34D

    Didn't fit

    Didn't write a review

    Added on Jul 05, 2013