Ewa Michalak S Satine Bra 32KK/70KK

A few days ago I posted my review of the Ewa Michalak S Porcelanka. The ‘S’ bra is kind of like a padded balconette that centres the breasts on one’s chest and projects them forwards. You might be thinking, ‘Well,…

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Ewa Michalak S Porcelanka Bra 32KK/70KK

Earlier this year, Polish lingerie manufacturer Ewa Michalak brought out the new ‘S’ bra:  a fabulously shaped bra that is ideal for women with softer or ‘difficult’ breasts. This bra is designed to keep the breasts very much at the…

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Orchard Corset CS-426 Underbust Corset Size 26

I have known about US corset specialist retailer Orchard Corset for well over a year now. One of my friends in particular has regularly sung their praises and in the past I have contemplated placing an order…only to decide against it…

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Simply Be: Gok Wan Shapewear Collection Bloggers’ Event

In late October, Simply Be invited plus size fashion bloggers galore to head to London to meet the fabulous Gok Wan and familiarise themselves with his latest shapewear collection. Fortunately, I was on annual leave at the time, so I…

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Curvy Kate Lola Babydoll 32K and Thong 20

For many years, women above a G cup have had very few lingerie choices.  We’ve had to count ourselves lucky that lingerie brands finally clocked on to the fact that we’d like bras in colours other than just black, white…

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Ewa Michalak SM Margot Bra 32KK/70KK and Briefs 18/46

Today I am incredibly excited to bring you what I believe to be the world’s first blog review of the Ewa Michalak SM Margot! I have written many a review of Ewa Michalak‘s padded bras here on my blog since…

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How To Find Yourself A Bra That Fits: A Bra Fitting Guide

The prospect of bra fitting can fill many a woman with fear – with so many fitting methods available on the internet it’s hard to know who is right and who is wrong. The fact of the matter is that…

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Diversity in Lingerie: Body Shape and Airbrushing in the Media

Do you think there is enough diversity in lingerie?  I suppose your response to my question may depend upon your understanding of the word ‘diversity’, so here’s a dictionary definition: di·ver·si·ty   [dih-vur-si-tee, dahy-] noun, plural di·ver·si·ties. 1. the state or fact of being diverse; difference; unlikeness:diversity of opinion. 2. variety; multiformity. 3. a point of difference.…

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Freya Gem Balcony Bra Nude 30K and High Waisted Brief XL

Back in May I tried on the gorgeous Freya Gem bra at Leia Lingerie, Bluewater.  I fell in love with the look and shape it gave me but unfortunately they only had the size I needed, 30K, available in white…

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