What cup size is 34 inches UK?
UK Bra Size Tables
|Bra Size||Band, Under Bust||Cup, Over Bust|
|34C||30-32 in||91-94 cm|
|36C||32-34 in||97-99 cm|
|38C||34-36 in||102-104 cm|
What is my cup size in inches?
Each inch represents a cup size. For example, if your band measurement is 34 inches and your cup measurement is 35 inches, the difference is one inch, and your cup size is A. If your band measurement is 34 inches and your bust measurement is 37 inches, the difference is three inches, and your cup size is C.
Why do you add 4 inches to your bra measurement?
When bra sizes were first conceived in the 1930s, the materials used for bras were a lot stiffer and less flexible – women were only just out of corsets – so manufacturers used to recommend adding 4 inches to your actual size to get the correct band size.
How do I find the right size bra?
Measure loosely around the fullest part of your bust. Subtract the band size from this measurement. Use this number to determine your cup size according to the table below. Example: if your ribcage measurement is 31, and your bust measurement is 37, your bra size is a 34C: 31+3=34, so 34 is your band size.
How do I measure my breasts?
While braless or wearing a non-padded bra, use a measuring tape to measure around your torso directly under your bust, where a bra band would sit. The tape should be level and very snug. Round to the nearest whole number.
What size is a 37 inch bust?
The measurement is 37”, or 18½” x 2 = 37” Cup measurement is 37 inches. Bra size: 31 inches underbust and 37 inches overbust, gives a bra size of 36B.
How many inches is a size 36 bra?
International size guide and body measurements
|36 UNDERBUST||31 inches 79cm||31 inches 79cm|
|OVERBUST||35 inches 89cm||36 inches 91.5cm|
|38 UNDERBUST||33 inches 84cm||33 inches 84cm|
|OVERBUST||38 inches 96.5cm||39 inches 99cm|
Do you still add 4 inches band size?
Many major department stores and American retailers take the ribcage measurement and add four inches (or five if it’s an odd-number) to obtain the band size. That’s because cup size means nothing without also knowing the band measurement.