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Is it really true? Facts and fiction about bras

Is it really true that 8 out of 10 women are wearing the wrong bra size? Will your breasts get saggy if you don’t wear a bra, or is the opposite the case and wearing a bra makes them less firm? There are many enduring myths and rumours about this much-loved but misunderstood garment. We take a closer look to separate fact from fiction.

Are cotton bras better?

Miss Mary has been a cotton specialist for many years, and a large part of our selection consists of cotton bras. Cotton is a fantastic material and particularly well suited to underwear, but are cotton bras really better than other bras? Here we look at the advantages and disadvantages of cotton.

When you got your bra home and it wasn’t as you expected

It’s happened to all of us at some point; we’ve bought something online, got it home and then been disappointed once we’ve unpacked it. The size wasn’t at all as anticipated. Here are our tips for a smooth shopping experience and what you should do when something isn’t as you expected and how to reduce the risk of it happening again.