A Guide to Going Bra Shopping With Your Mom: Making it a Memorable Experience

A Guide to Going Bra Shopping With Your Mom: Making it a Memorable Experience

Hey, girlies and fabulous moms! Are you gearing up for your first bra shopping trip together? Exciting times ahead! But before you hit the stores, let's make sure you're fully prepared for this special bonding experience. Here's our guide to making your bra shopping adventure with Mom a breeze.

1. Understanding the Basics: What You Need to Know Before You Go Shopping

Before diving headfirst into the world of bras, it's essential to have a basic understanding of what to expect. From different styles and sizes to finding the perfect fit, knowing the basics will help you navigate the aisles with confidence.

2. How to Talk to Your Parent About Needing Your First Bra

Bringing up the topic of needing your first bra might feel a little nerve-wracking, but remember, Mom is there to support you every step of the way. Here are some tips for initiating that conversation:

  • Share Your Feelings First: Express how you're feeling about your changing body and why you feel the need for a bra. Moms were like us at one point so they will understand your needs too.
  • Seek Your Parent's Support: Let Mom know that you value her opinion and support in this new journey. Moms just want the best for us!
  • Establish boundaries and guidelines: Discuss any concerns or preferences you have about the shopping experience to ensure you feel safe and comfortable throughout the process.
  • Focus on fit and your comfort Emphasize the importance of finding a bra that feels comfortable and fits your lifestyle well.
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3. Understanding What Bra Type Is Best for You

Now, let's talk bras! There are so many types to choose from, each serving a different purpose. From sports bras for active days to bralettes for lounging around, we've got options galore. Check out our collection here for some bras we've made specifically for teens and tweens!

4. How to Determine Your Bra Size

Finding the right bra size is key to feeling comfortable and confident. Here's a quick rundown on how to determine your size:

  • Measure Your Band Size: Wrap a measuring tape snugly around your ribcage, just below your bust.
  • Measure Your Bust Size: Measure around the fullest part of your bust.
  • Calculate Your Cup Size: Subtract your band size from your bust size to find your cup size.

For a more detailed guide, head over to our size guide here for all the tips and tricks on how to find your size for an Apricotton bra.

5. Why Choose Apricotton for Your First Bra

Now, why should you choose Apricotton for your very first bra? Well, aside from our collection of bras designed with teens and tweens in mind, we're all about empowering young girls to feel confident and comfortable in their own skin. Plus, our bras are super cute and oh-so-comfy – what more could you ask for? How about 4x stretchier than dupes so they grow with you?

So, there you have it – a foolproof guide to making your bra shopping excursion with Mom a memorable one. Remember, it's not just about finding the perfect bra; it's about cherishing the special moments spent together. 


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