FAQ

FAQ

  1. Where is Busted located?

Busted has three locations:

  • Our flagship location is our Jefferson-Chalmers store, on the corner of Jefferson and Chalmers on the eastside of Detroit. Address is 14401 E. Jefferson, Detroit, MI 48215

  • Our second Detroit location is on the ground floor of Cadillac Place. Address is 3044 W. Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202. Busted is located closer to the Second Street entrance. If you enter the building from Second Street, Busted will be on your right. If you enter from the main entrance off of W. Grand Blvd., head straight toward the security desk, then turn right. Busted will be down the hallway on your left.

  • We also have a location in Chicago, in the Hyde Park neighborhood. Address is 1013 ½ E. 53rd St., Chicago, IL 60615.

 

  1. What is Busted’s phone number?

  • Jefferson Chalmers: (313) 288-0449

  • Cadillac Place: (313) 638-2078

  • Hyde Park: (773) 952-8875

 

  1.  What sizes does Busted carry?

Busted carries band sizes 28-56 and cup sizes AA-O.

 

  1. What are Busted’s hours of operation?

Jefferson Chalmers: Monday-Saturday 10-5 by appointment only

Cadillac Place: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 11-3 by appointment only

Hyde Park: Tuesday-Saturday 11-4by appointment only

 

  1.  Do I need an appointment to come in and shop?

Yes, right now because of the global pandemic, we are open by appointment only. You can call to make an appointment or make your appointment online at bustedbrashop.square.site

 

  1. Can I be fitted for a bra at Busted?

Yes, Busted does professional fittings. Our fitters are professionally trained in New York by renowned fitter Freddy Zappe.

 

  1.  What products does Busted carry?

Busted carries bras, panties, shapewear, longlines, lingerie, bra care detergent, hosiery, swimwear and sleepwear

 

  1. Who can be fitted at Busted?

Anyone who wants to wear bras! Busted is LGBTQ+ friendly.

 

  1.  What types of bras does Busted carry?

Busted carries underwire bras, cut and sew bras, molded cups bras, adhesive/backless bras, bralettes, longline bras, nursing bras, spacer bras, sports bras, strapless bras, and wirefree bras. If you want to learn more about the different types of bras, click on each category under “shop by type” on our website.

 

  1. What types of shapewear does Busted carry?

Busted carries shaper briefs, panties, and shorts. We also carry longline bras. Busted Bra Shop promotes body positivity and comfort. We do not carry corsets or waist cinchers. The shapewear brands that we carry are Hooked Up Shapewear and Elila. We carry some Spanx shapewear as well.

 

  1. What size should I order on the website?

If you have been fitted at Busted before and can’t remember your size, we can help you if you call the store. We can pull your customer care card and tell you what size you are.

If you have never been fitted with us before, we recommend coming in to be sized. If you live far away from our stores or cannot come in for any other reason, we can arrange a virtual fitting. Please call us to arrange.

 

  1.  What is the difference between the different sizing systems?

Each brand uses a different sizing system. Most of the brands that we carry use the UK sizing system. The below chart shows the equivalent sizing of all the different systems:

German Sizing/French Sizing/Ukranian Sizing: Cups can run large and bands can run tight. Pay close attention to the fit notes for individual bras that use these systems.

Polish Sizing uses a different system for band sizing: