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No Fuss Big Bust Sun Dressing with Bolero

If you’ve been following our Instagram account, you know I’ve been on vacation in Belize. I was proud of myself for getting last week’s ASOS review ready before we left New York, but I had no idea what I was going to post this week. Then serendipity intervened! All the Belize packing blogs say to […]

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Off the Rack ~ Reviewing Bolero Beachwear’s Summer 2016 Offerings

It’s finally starting to feel like spring in New York City, and my thoughts are turning to warm-weather dresses and swimwear. So it’s a perfect opportunity to introduce readers to Bolero Beachwear’s latest styles, the Halter Retro Dress with matching shrug and chiffon shawl, and the three-quarter sleeve Staple Shirt. Disclosure: These items were received […]

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Off the Rack ~ Trying out Bolero Beachwear

This week, I’m so excited to share with readers two of the latest dress styles from Bolero Beachwear. You may recall the brand from Darlene’s past coverage, and those who have attended our Busty Clothing Swap in previous years have seen it in person (the next swap is coming up on September 26, by the […]

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Bolero’s Maxi Dress for the Maxi Bust

Since sharing my Bolero Beachwear discovery with you last year, I’ve become good friends with the company’s effervescent founder, designer and fellow entrepreneur, Patricia McCaw. You know what a dress mood I’ve been in lately, so when Patricia offered me one of her new maxi dresses to review on Hourglassy, I couldn’t wait to receive […]

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Bolero for the Big Bust, or “Thank You, Maria Louisa!”

A main goal of Hourglassy is to help full-busted women connect with the companies that create products for them, so I was happy to discover Bolero Beachwear and report about it last June. However, Patricia McCaw, the founder of Bolero, was even happier because it’s a giant challenge for start-ups with limited (if any) marketing […]

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The Big Bust Clothing Landscape in 2019, Part 2

Suddenly there are all these developments in D-cup-and-up dressing! We can’t wait to try the clothing from these new bust-friendly companies. Alice Fawke Has Alice been eavesdropping on all our fruitless full-bust searches for a blazer that will button over our big boobs? Her site offers not one, but TWO options: the Amanda tuxedo jacket […]

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The Big Bust Clothing Landscape in 2019, Part 1

Creating a clothing line is hard work, but creating a clothing line for women with big busts is especially challenging.* It’s been over four years since I gave you my last “state of the big bust clothing market”, and as I clicked through broken links on our Best Clothing for Big Busts page, I realized […]

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