Items needed for Underwire Bra Repair
- Moleskin (no scissors needed with our new and improved moleskin product! So exciting!)
- Bra with a protruding underwire
The other day I put on my favorite bra. I tend to have many of the same style, but only wear one or two of them to the point that all of the sudden there’s an underwire breakthrough. Ouch! How annoying is it to spend $50 or more on a bra and then have a protruding underwire? The thought of How To Repair An Underwire Bra kept popping in my head every time the wire poked me.
Now look closely, there’s that sneaky, painful, annoying piece of underwire which has broken through the fabric. I dealt with the pain for a few days and then I was talking to my husband about it and he said “Just throw it away.” “What?” I replied. ” Throw away my favorite bra, and then have to go get a new one, with kids? Hmm, let me think about that one.” Uhh.”NO”
Then I remembered I had a whole baggy full of moleskin left over from my husband’s many years of road marches in the Infantry. I figured this stuff is really soft and sticky on the back and guess what.. it’s nude.. it should match perfectly on this bra.
First, I worked the wire back in to the casing with my fingers. Be careful some of these wires are super sharp. This part can be tricky but you really want to shove it back in there really well.
Using my thumbs I smoothed the moleskin a few times. Your body heat will make the glue adhere to the fabric. Hopefully creating a bond that will allow the patch to stick for several days.
And there you have it a simple, no sew, underwire bra fix.
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Why try it? Because the adhesive is way stronger, it comes in two colors and you don’t have to use any scissors.
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