Student’s Guide to Bra Buying: Quality Bras for Less

Freya Ooh La La Body in Black

When it comes to buying bras, or anything for that matter, I’m what can only be described as a ‘massive bargain hunter’. It’s extremely rare that I’ll buy anything full price, and my lingerie addiction rarely evades this philosophy. The good news is there are so so so many options for frugal frillies – so for those of you waiting on payday or your student loan, you needn’t wait to kit out your top drawer! Continue reading “Student’s Guide to Bra Buying: Quality Bras for Less”

High Street Bra Fitting Challenge 2012

It’s fairly well documented on this blog that I’m pretty obsessed with lingerie (duh!). But it’s not all about pretty bows and eyelash lace – it’s so much more than that. I’m 100% in the ‘the perfect bra can change your life’ camp, and I’ll unashamedly and unapologetically chat all day long (or for two whole years to the interweb to anyone willing to read) about it.

One of the founding posts which helped chisel and shape this blog into what it is today was my High Street Fitting Challenge. Written on the 18th October, 2010, it’s to this day one of my most popular and talked about blog posts. And here’s why I think that is.

Most women in the UK – and across the World for that matter – hear about how important it is to go get fitted into your bras. We hear, probably every time we enter Marks & Spencer for our weekly dose of Percy Pigs, that ‘80% of women are wearing the wrong sized bra’. But what about those of us who are ‘getting fitted’ but still not completely happy with how their lingerie fits and feels? Continue reading “High Street Bra Fitting Challenge 2012”

Debenhams appoint 58 year old Jilly Johnson as the face of Reger by Janet Reger

Grandmother Jilly Johnson smoulders in the advertisment

Here’s some news that might warm the cockles of any body diversity enthusiast: department store Debenhams have appointed former Page Three girl Jilly Johnson as the face of the Reger by Janet Reger Christmas campaign. Continue reading “Debenhams appoint 58 year old Jilly Johnson as the face of Reger by Janet Reger”

Bra-vo Debenams! Debenhams stock a decent range of 28+ bands on their website

Top high-street department store Debenhams have had a sudden influx of 28 bands on their website.

The chain have also started stocking Invest In Your Chest favourites Curvy Kate. This is fantastic news as the brand will hopefully become more of a household name and will eventually be available in more ‘bricks and mortar’ locations. Continue reading “Bra-vo Debenams! Debenhams stock a decent range of 28+ bands on their website”