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The First Bra Guide - How To Get The Best One

The First Bra - How exciting is it to get a training bra? From choosing just the right style and color to trying on different types of bras, it’s a time that every girl remembers for the rest of her life.

First Bra

Read on for more information and tips on the fundamentals of choosing and wearing first bras. From facts and myths to styles, fun stories and more - the links on this page follow to articles answering those questions, and more.

The First Bra Essentials

Knowing When It's Time For The First Bra

Do you have questions about the best time for a first bra? We’ll walk you through finding the right moment, where to go from there, and more.

First Training Bra - The Best Time?

When is the best time to have a conversation about wearing a bra? It's a delicate situation that requires discretion and care, and we’re here to help you navigate the way. We share some of our best advice on making it an easy chat.

>> How to tell a girl it's time

First Bra Mistakes

With so many styles, sizes and colors available, it's easy to make the wrong choice. From fit and function to comfort and versatility, we take a closer look at the 5 most common mistakes to avoid when bra shopping.

>> Tips on what to avoid

My First Bra Stories

Remember the first time you wore a bra?  Clients, friends and family share hilarious and heartwarming stories about their amazing (and sometimes funny) experiences wearing a bra for the first time.

>> Read the stories

Embarrassing Bra Stories

Here are more of the best teen lingerie stories and inspiring moments that our amazing readers have graciously shared with us.

>> More stories

Bra Preteen: Myths And Facts

When it comes to the preteen lingerie there are a multitude of misconceptions floating around that can make it confusing. This article helps parents navigate the ins and outs successfully.

>> Guide for parents

Tween Lingerie

First Time Questions?

  • Are softcup bras or underwire bras better?
  • What are the sizes and how do you get the right fit ?
  • What about fabrics - are cotton bras really best; what about nylon bras?
  • What are young girls wearing these days?

Training Bra For Girls - Clearing Up The Rumors

A behind the scenes look at popular myths and facts about training bras, together with tips and advice on choosing the right sizes and brands and lots more.

First Bra Gallery

Lingerie insiders share their professional knowledge about buying and wearing first bras to help you can bypass the myths and go straight to the facts.

>> Myths and facts

Training Bra Sizes

From a cups and b cups, to bra bands and trying before you buy, first bras can be a bit of a mystery for moms and daughters alike. No worries.

This bra size guide takes the guesswork out of sizing and getting it right with lots of great advice. 

>> Tips and tricks on training bra sizes

The Training Bra Dilemma

From preteens to mid-teens, girls blossom into young women at different ages. And, while you don't want to wait until the last moment, you also don't want to rush into it before they're ready.

>> Find out more

Shopping For A Training Bra

With so many cute styles and colors, it's far too easy to spend more than you want on a preteen bra. Luckily, saving money doesn't have to be difficult. Find out how.

>> Shopping tips and tricks

Get The First Bra Right The First Time

Save yourself the headache and wasted money of buying the wrong bra with helpful guides that share some of our best shopping tips and tricks.

The First Bra Guide

A primer on the basics and how to make your first bra a fun and happy experience. From who to shop with to what to choose, learn how to make the essentials exciting with these great tips.

>> Making The Fundamentals Fun

First Bras - So Many Styles, So Little Time!

Bra shopping can be overwhelming given the variety of styles and manufacturers that are available. We’ve narrowed down to several "best bra" choices for your first time so you can hit the stores with confidence.

>> How To Choose The First Bra

Girls First Bra

Getting the best fit is one of the most important (and often overlooked) basics when it comes to shopping for preteen bras. In this guide, we've pulled together a list of easy tips and tricks to help you find the perfect fit.

>> Tips on the best fit

Preteen Bras

What To Look For In A Training Bra

What are the key attributes of a great training bra that they'll want to wear more than once?

From simple styles to types of fabrics and little things that matter a lot like bra bands, this article takes a closer look at the important details of what to look for in training bras.

>> First Time Essentials

More First Bra Stories

More encouraging and warm memories of first time training bras and lingerie.  From gym class to shopping with dads, broken straps to boys and more.

>> More comforting stories