Submitted by Annica Svensson on Fri, 12/18/2020 - 16:47
A lot of focus is put on whether you’re wearing a cup size that’s too small or too big, but how the bra fits around your upper body and back is just as, if not more, important. Here’s why the band is important and what you need to pay extra attention to next time you’re trying a bra.
Submitted by Annica Svensson on Fri, 02/07/2020 - 07:59
Sometimes the thing that shouldn’t happen does. Your underwire breaks. Here we’ll go through why it happens, what you can do about it and what we as manufacturers are doing to stop it from happening.
Submitted by Annica Svensson on Fri, 01/17/2020 - 08:25
What is it like working as a lingerie designer? This week in our blog we meet Miss Mary’s designer and pattern designer Marie-Louise Asphäll to get an insight into how new collections are created. We also ask her if she has any personal favourites in the range. You’ll find the answers to this and much more in our in-depth interview.
Submitted by Annica Svensson on Fri, 08/30/2019 - 07:39
Wing, Apex and leotard back. Did you know that if you take a bra apart it consists of about 35 pieces and 60 seams – all with their own functions. The cups and shoulder straps may be best known, but do you know about the other parts of a bra and what they do? Here is the anatomy of a bra.
Submitted by Annica Svensson on Wed, 06/19/2019 - 13:56
It’s not unusual for an underwired bra to have a raised bottom edge at the front. Why is that? Is it an aesthetic choice or does it serve a function?
Submitted by Annica Svensson on Fri, 05/03/2019 - 07:59
We wanted to create something new. So we invited a fashion designer known for his unique design language to interpret lingerie and put his personal touch to Miss Mary. It’s always a risk to do something different, especially when it comes to design partnerships, but we took the chance. This is the story of Visionary – when the undergarment nerds from Borås met the couture master Lars Wallin.
Submitted by Annica Svensson on Wed, 11/07/2018 - 12:30
That there’s quite a lot of interesting history and work behind what may seem like such an ordinary garment as a bra, may come as a surprise to many. The higher the quality the more complicated the bra is to make. Here are 15 trivia facts that you may not know about bras.
Did you know…?
Submitted by Annica Svensson on Wed, 10/24/2018 - 08:12
Unlike most textile companies in Sweden today, Miss Mary doesn’t just retain its design department in its head office but also the test sewing. In today’s article, we visit our bra atelier where our team works to produce the perfect fit for your next Miss Mary bra.