And today's hot debating topic is brought to you by lingerie blog Eve's Apples: "Is a good bra worth a high price?" it asks.
RealSimple.com has been looking into the merits of various wardrobe essentials and is in no doubt when it comes to bras: spend. Here's what their experts say: "Bras are a good investment item because they can affect your overall look," says Tim Gunn, chair of the department of fashion design at Parsons The New School for Design. And according to image consultant Amanda Sanders, "A great bra can make a 5- to 10-pound difference in your appearance."