Monthly Archives: October 2011

Tesco in age-appropriate pre-teen bra shock…

When bra shopping recently with a friend and her super-smart 10 year old daughter, two questions occurred to me. One, that if a ten year old can learn the basic principles of good fit in ten minutes, why is it … Continue reading

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Always Remember: Agent Provocateur

I love Agent Provocateur. Where, for me, other brands don’t quite manage to ‘do’ boudoir without looking a little contrived and awkward, Agent Provocateur does sexy as sexy should be: smart, empowered, and with a playful sense of humour. That … Continue reading

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Core strength and the Cone Bra: the Freya Active soft cup sports bra reviewed (episode 1)

First, a confession. The first time I ventured in to the wonderful world of sports bras, I didn’t really know what I was looking for. I mean, I knew vaguely what a sports bra should do – stop me knocking myself … Continue reading

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Deliberating Deco

Regular readers will know that I am a huge fan of my black 30G Freya Deco bra. On one hand, it’s an imperfect fit on me (they run large, so size down…) and with a not-too-tight back and empty-at-the-top cup … Continue reading

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If you do one thing this breast cancer awareness month…

…check your boobs. Check them now. Literally – stop what you’re doing and get your hand in your bra. Better still, get your bra off and do it properly. I’m typing one handed right now while I do mine – … Continue reading

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