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Plus Size Bikinis at SwimsuitsforAllSo, you don’t want to cover up your curves with clever ‘ruching’ and tummy hiding tankini sets or one pieces? Well you’ll be delighted to know that they’re is no shortage of cute, flattering and down-right attractive bikinis available for the fuller figure.

There are some great current season designs from Panache, Fantasie and Freya, we’ve included a whole bunch of them below for your shopping pleasure. We’re also really loving the new offerings from Robyn Lawley for Bondeye which are available at SwimsuitsforAll, we can’t wait to see more.
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1.       Bra Shopping 101: Know Your Size

Consider having yourself measured when you next go bra shoppingOk, so knowing your bra size may seem like a no-brainer, but it seems that far too many of us are walking around wearing the wrong size bras and don’t even realise it. You probably think you’re not one of those women, and you may be right, but whenever you go shopping for new bras it’s a great idea to get yourself sized again, because changes do happen whether we’re aware of them or not. Getting a bra fitting in store by somebody who knows their stuff is a great option, but if you’re too scared to get your kit off in front of a stranger, you can simply measure yourself at home beforehand, and take those measurements with you.
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I should start with a quick apology to our Aussie visitors, I know we post a lot of offers and provide links to lots of different stores, but it isn’t always clear which ones are Australian, or at the very least which ones will post to Australian addresses.

We know a lot of you are looking to buy plus size swimwear in Australia, so we hope we can help point you in the right direction here.
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vanity fair brasVanity Fair Bras offer modern and full coverage coupled with advanced support and styles to suit every application – wired, unwired, padded or unpadded.

Their full coverage lingerie and full figure Vanity Fair bras have wide straps and wings and more generous side and back for that little bit of extra coverage, smoothing and support that every plus size girl needs.

They designed their Beauty Back bras around one simple idea – Every woman wants to look flawless from every angle – so these gorgeous bras provide extra smoothing to reduce unwanted bulging all over.
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Glamourise Sports Bras for Large BreastsIt’s a well known fact that women shouldn’t be wearing just any old bra when they exercise, because large breasts need a lot more support during physical activity than at any other time.

Proper fitting sports bras are even more important for those with large breasts as bigger breasts can be cumbersome enough during every day, low-impact activities, and not being properly supported throughout more vigorous exercise can almost certainly result in injury.
Torn breast tissue, neck, shoulder and lower back strain are just a few of the reasons why sports bras for large breasts are such a necessary piece of kit.
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Clear back bras are a great alternative to going braless.

Black Clear Back BraWe’ve all tried on slinky dresses or tops that are backless, and wondered how we were going to make it work without having our bra straps hanging out all over the place. Well, believe it or not, such a revelation has been under our noses the whole time as dance wear manufacturers long ago created a bra which has a clear back strap and sometimes even clear shoulder straps, so that dancers could have all the support they need, without ruining the look of their sexy, sheer and backless costumes.
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This is Australia’s Top Selling everyday bra from Berlei, and it’s a must-have staple for any woman’s wardrobe. The Berlei Barely There Bra is the great everyday bra, virtually unnoticeable under clothing because of its smooth, seam-free cups and concealed under wire. And you’ll agree that it’s fantastically comfortable all day long. Wider straps provide extra support and the light padding is soft against the skin. Available in a variety of colours and styles.

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Bra sizes, as with the majority of women’s clothing, can vary greatly between manufacturers and countries of origin. Some manufacturers and retailers provide online calculators to help you figure out what size bra is the right one for you. But the margin for error with these calculators is fairly large, so rather than provide you with a half-baked bra size calculator, we’re more than happy to recommend a more reliable, albeit old-fashioned method – Going to your nearest lingerie store and getting a proper professional fitting.
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Having larger breasts, I used to wonder to myself what the purpose of a plus size push up bra would be. I figured, if one has larger breasts, you Example of a Push Up Brawouldn’t really need them to be more prominent than they already are. But I have discovered that it’s all about breast placement, and cleavage – lots of cleavage.

A great push up bra basically increases your visible cleavage by angling the bra cups in such a fashion as to guide the breasts inward and upward. ‘Chicken fillets’ or other types of padding are used to push the breast tissue up to create that ideal eye-popping cleavage. A push up bra is essentially a plunge bra, but with the addition of some form of fixed or removable padding to create the ‘push-up’ effect. Read on…

Having a fuller figure and requiring plus size bras is certainly nothing to be ashamed of. Women with a little more meat on their bones and the classic hourglass figure have never gone completely out of style and it’s likely they never will. Part of what can help a full figure woman get that gorgeous voluptuous shape is to wear good quality, well-made plus size bras.

Fuller figure women have unique needs when it comes choosing an appropriate bra. Regular bras can be incredibly uncomfortable on a plus size woman. They simply don’t offer enough support in any of the right places. Read on…