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Old 02-17-2008, 03:40 PM   #16
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If you aren't super busty, just try pulling the underwire out and see if that works for you. I did that for two of my Ipex bras that had that problem. I still loved the bras, and they are still ok without the underwire. It's better than throwing them away. I am size 34D, so even us busty gals can do this. I just don't wear the underwire-less bras on days I go to the gym, though.
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Old 02-17-2008, 04:49 PM   #17
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I've tried finding replacement underwires, checked all the fabric stores, and couldn't find them anywhere.
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Old 02-17-2008, 05:41 PM   #18
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look for 'boning' it is what they use to make corset stays and such. It is usually plastic and sold in a fabric covering. Look in the bridal area at the fabric store.

For me once my underwire breaks the bra is done. If that underwire is broken don't wear it at all beleive me it is very painful when you get pinched by it...

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Old 02-17-2008, 07:34 PM   #19
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go to bramakers.com

you can order underwire for $2 a pair.

they should also have them in the fabric store near the shoulder pads!
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:03 PM   #20
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Glad you found a website for replacement. VS bras are expensive, but I have found hand-washing them, allowing them to soak overnight for added cleanliness and then air drying works best to keep the elasticity strong and the under wire in it's place!!

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Old 12-04-2012, 09:17 PM   #21
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Are you kidding me? I agree with another poster. If I ha e had it a year and it breaks. I just buy a new one
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Old 12-04-2012, 10:17 PM   #22
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I am going to guess after almost 5 years, she has already done something about the bras.
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Old 12-04-2012, 10:40 PM   #23
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I am going to guess after almost 5 years, she has already done something about the bras.
I was thinking the same thing....someone's first post was to resurrect a 5 year old thread!
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Old 12-04-2012, 11:02 PM   #24
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lol, Im betting shes still wearing the bra!! Replaced it once and after it broke on year 4 took APs advise and is now a wireless bra
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