Monthly Archives: June 2011

What the fig? Fishy fit at figleaves.com

I’m almost loathe to do this because, with their excellent promotions, wide range of stock, professional service, functional website, lovely staff on Twitter, and their increasingly tempting Midnight Grace swimwear range, I’m a big fan of figleaves.com. Only almost though. … Continue reading

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Name your boobs!

Can’t remember to check your boobs? As part of their Hello Boobs campaign, CoppaFeel are offering to text you monthly reminders so you never again forget to grab a hold of those beautiful bosoms in the fight against breast cancer. … Continue reading

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Sale swimwear surprise: I love my Cabaret bikini

The Freya Cabaret bikini was so far under my swimwear radar this season that I couldn’t have picked it out of a line-up. With armfuls of amazing prints and cuts from Freya, Panache, Fantasie, Figleaves and Slinky Dip, I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Join Playtex’s fitting focus group!

Are you passionate about women’s right to a good fit? Do you know your way around a well-selected D-cup? Are you at war with plus four? Following our fitting challenge, Playtex would live to invite seven bright and brilliant fit-wise … Continue reading

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Star in a Bra launches in Australia

Curvy Kate are heralding their establishment as a brand down under with the launch of the first Star in a Bra competition for Australia this week. The competition, won in the UK this year by the gorgeous Lizzie Haines, champions … Continue reading

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UK Lingerie Awards add sportswear category

Strangely absent from the initial line up, the UK Lingerie Awards have announced the belated addition of a brand new category: Sportswear Brand of the Year. And while I’ve been tight lipped so far about my own nominations, on the … Continue reading

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Well played: Playtex remove plus-four app

Fantastic news: the war on plus four won a significant battle this afternoon when Playtex removed their controversial (and totally hopeless) fitting app from Playtex.co.uk, and promised to – with the help of focus groups of like-minded and knowledgeable women … Continue reading

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