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The Panache sports bra is a bra that is frequently heralded is being one of the best sports bras out there. I tried the bra in a 38H once upon a time, however, I found the back to be far too loose to give me adequate support in the back band.

I recently shifted a tiny bit of weight, and ended up trying the 34H to work out in. It worked really very well for me, however, I did find the cups to be a smidge small.

And so, like a busty Goldilocks, I finally tried the bra in a 36H and I took it for a test spin to a Beyoncé dance class!

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The class involved an hour and a half of what can only be described as the most unlady like thrusting and jiggling from myself, and something called a ‘sexy floor roll’ that was more like a sausage roll when I tried it…

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However, despite my graceless gyrating, the one thing that did not let me down were my breasts, and all that flailed about were my arms!

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I felt supported and comfortable throughout my imploring for someone to put a ring on it with wild hand gestures, and I loved the shape the bra gave me.

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The bra comes with half adjustable straps and three hooks and eyes.

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The top portion of the straps is padded, which does make them rather more comfortable on the shoulders than other bras.

The back straps come with a small hook that means they can be made into a racer back style.

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This means that during vigorous exercise there will be no danger of the straps falling down, and the crossed straps will also help give extra support.

I have to say, I found the 34 band bra to be the best fit, but the cups on the 36H to work best for me. In conclusion, I still think that this bra would work best for me in a 34HH, however, my 34H and 36H bras do work very well for me. I know I am committing bra sin, but the 36H on the tightest hook is pretty darn perfect. I am generally a 36H in Panache, and so I would say this band is a tiny bit generous. I ended up testing the bra by doing star jumps in my living room – the things me (and my downstairs neighbours) have to go through…

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The bra is available from Debenhams in a variety of colours. Click here to buy it in black.

Just a heads up – DO NOT MACHINE WASH THIS BRA! No matter what the spin cycle or temerature! It will ruin this bra! For more information on handwashing bras, check out Curvywordy’s blog post.

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