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”

Getting to the Root of the Problem

I’m no fitting expert and have never claimed to be, but I’ve tried on a LOT of bras on both myself and other women and have developed quite an eye for what makes a ‘good’ bra for me and a lot of other women, and what doesn’t.

I have recently had a huge clear out of my lingerie wardrobe, first getting rid of the ones which are clearly not my size or that I’d fallen out of love with, but secondly I made myself try on everything that was left (admittedly still quite a fair pile – oops!) and only kept those that truly FELT amazing. Continue reading “Getting to the Root of the Problem”

Cleo by Panache ‘Juna’: Bra Review

Panache’s Cleo collection is a brand that I have always admired from afar but rarely actually¬†committed¬†to. Their George bra in purple was the first bra I was ever fitted into in Bravissimo and it was one of my favourites until my breast tissue migrated from under my armpits and onto the front of my chest… giving me a better shaped bust but making my favourite bra obsolete. Ah the perils of wearing the right bra size! Continue reading “Cleo by Panache ‘Juna’: Bra Review”