I’ve been lucky enough to be included in some posts like this recently, and I find they’re one of the best ways of finding new blogs to read. Recommendations of new bloggers from bloggers you read. Simple, right?
I’ve been a long-standing fan of Busts 4 Justice since their epic battle against tit-tax back in 2007, and the fabulous Busts 4 Justice blog has kept me hooked ever since. Author Beckie Williams writes topical,interesting (and sometimes controversial!) posts about the joys and faux pas’ of The Lingerie World. Her sparkling wit and talent to spot a great story has often engaged me and left me thinking, her charming way with words and delightful anecdotes (anyone else fancy a ride on Cecil?!) has kept me going back to the ‘B4J’ blog time and time again, but recently, I left feeling dismayed. Continue reading “Interview with Beckie Williams, author of the Busts4Justice blog”
Now, one little surprise I just wasn’t expecting at the recent Eveden event was to be fitted into a set, and sent on my way with it. Lets face it, we all like a freebie now and again, especially when you’re not expecting it.
Last week, Playtex hosted ann ‘online fitting tool’ focus group meeting, inviting customers to come discuss their online fitting tool widget which they previously had on their website www.playtex.com.
After quite an epic blog/Twitter rally coined ‘The War on Plus Four’ which highlighted the shortcomings of the industry standard ‘plus four’ fitting method by a cluster of lingerie bloggers, the Playtex meeting was initiated by a ‘strongly-worded blog post’ by Beckie Williams on the Busts 4 Justice blog about the shortfalls of their fitting tool which declared her 30G bust (with the use of a tape measure and a magic formula) a 34E. Continue reading “Playtex Focus Group”
Over in the Invest In Your Chest Forum (website section now deleted), we have been discussing the importance of bras which not only fit correctly but suit your bust shape. We found, as petite-backed girls, we are hardly spoilt for choice when it comes to different styles and shapes… and the recent Busts4Justice article I tweeted and posted about gave fuel to our fire.