Our Advice Blog

Tell us your first bra story

#firstbra

Buying your first bra is sometimes tricky. Not only do we feel awkward and nervous when talking about it with our parents, but then we have to choose a size and style from the huge variety available. A girl’s first bra is important, so you want to make sure you have all the facts. For tips and advice on fittings, breast development, talking about your first bra, and everything else; check out our real-life, first bra stories from teenage girls like you below.

SHARE

Add your Comment

YOUR NICKNAME:

YOUR COMMENT:

CHOOSE YOUR AVATAR:

ARE YOU HUMAN:

   

Comments

Hannah

I was about 9 when i got my very first training bra, my mom didn’t want to get me it but finally decided to. By the time I had turned 10 I got my first proper bra size. It wasn’t padded (it was more like a training bra sewn in a triangle at either side). 6 months later I got a modesty bra and wore that for a while. I then got my first proper padded cupped bra and my sizes kept moving on up.

B

I am 10 now, i got my first bra when i was 9 it was a verrrry tiny and short one with a V neck, now ia m an a cup and wearing soft cup bras...

Spellman

I wish I had a bra 😭😭

:D

I got my first padded bra today! i am 13, i know it is embarassing to talk to your mom but it is worth it

B

I got my first bra in the summer of 6th grade because I begged my mom to finally buy me one I felt like I was the coolest person in the world later on I had to change bras every 2 months through out 7th grade I went from a A to a C I’m now in 8th and and I’m a C/D I wish I could go back to a A tho :(

A

hey, i got my first real bras a few months ago. i had been wearing crop tops/training bras for a couple years and i was really scared to ask my mum for a bra but i finally said it and she thought it was a good idea, and we were already out so i decided it was a good time to ask and then we went bra shopping and now i wear soft cup moulded bras and they feel soooo much better :))

Tes

I had crop top bras when I was 8, that was exiting for me. I am now 11 and have bralets, bras with padding but no wire and a proper bar with no padding.

ASK VICKI

If you have a question about periods, changes to your body or how you're feeling and can’t find the answer on here, ask Vicki for some advice. Just type in your question and press submit.

SUBMIT QUESTION
 

If Vicki can help you, she'll post an answer in the ‘Your questions answered’ page, so don't forget to keep checking it
(and the best thing is nobody will ever know it was you that asked!)