Monthly Archives: October 2013

UK Lingerie Awards 2013 – Got Your Ticket?!

For the first time in it’s history, the prestigious UK Lingerie Awards has opened it’s doors to the lingerie loving public!Once exclusively for industry professionals, brands, press and celebrities, anyone who appreciates lingerie and would love to join the party can purchase tickets to attend the annual awards ceremony celebrating the finest lingerie businesses in the UK.  I will be there – and you could too! Girls Aloud’s Sarah Harding at UK Lingerie Awards 2012

Lingerie Review | Charnos Cherub

Charnos is a brand I’ve most associated with bridal lingerie, quite possibly coming to know of the name through modelling boudoir, and so I own a few pieces such as suspender belts.  I hadn’t really considered it being a brand for me until I happened to notice New Look selling some of their bras online, which I found intriguing. When Charnos approached me to review a collection I was keen to explore the brand a

Trend: Animal Print Lingerie

You can tell Autumn’s taken it hold when you’ve had to dig out the cosy knits and start wearing your boots on a regular basis.  The ‘season of mists and mellow fruitfulness’ has definitely descended, and with it brings a mixture of looking forward to the autumnal festivities to come and hints of sadness, while we try to catch just a glimpse of the lowly sun.   It doesn’t have to be all glum though,

Durham City Gets Lingerie Flash Mobbed!

Durham City, most famous for it’s elite university and grand Norman cathedral, is probably not the kind of place you’d expect a flash mob to descend.  A lingerie flash mob even less so in the picturesque Land of the Prince Bishops but that’s precisely what happened on a quietly slumbering Saturday, when a bevy of lingerie clad ladies erupted into the rambling cobbled streets over Elvet Bridge to an unsuspecting audience.Questions of “What’s it about?”

Brastop Awards 2013 – I’m nominated!

I received an exciting email this week from online lingerie retailer Brastop, announcing the launch of their very first ‘Brastop Awards‘ with the aim of thanking their most loyal supporters.From today anyone can vote for a range of nominated favourite names and faces in the lingerie industry, with award categories of the following: Best for Lingerie Best for Swimwear Best Sports Brand Best for Maternity Wear Best Celebrity Curves Best Brastop Model Best Lingerie Blogger

Bust Friendly Fashion: DD Atelier Samantha Dress

Autumn’s an exciting time of year.  Hedgerows and trees are heavy with ripe fruit ready for picking, the sweet scent of turning foliage fills the cool air and wades of crunchy leaves blown down pathways are hard to resist kicking up in my boots.  Thoughts turn to the knowing of Christmas around the corner and the cosiness of settling in for the night in front of the tv and roaring fire. It’s not especially cold

Review | Parfait Charlotte Extended Sizes

It came as welcome news when Parfait by Affinitas announced their intended extension of large cup sizes.  Parfait, the Affinitas sub brand which caters for cups D-G, has released it’s Autumn/Winter ’13 range with favourite lines, Charlotte, Sofia and Alexis available in bands from 28, in cups up to a K!  So, if you’re a small back G+ bra wearer and have been hankering after the contemporary collections, you’ll be pleased to hear you’re in