Monthly Archives: August 2012

Suzie by Miss Mandalay reviewed

I’m still loving being thirty, and especially love getting belated presents from my lingerie chums. The lovely Large Cup Lingerie (who – and fellow non-UK residents will appreciate just how day-improvingly brilliant this is – deliver worldwide for free ) … Continue reading

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I HATE MY BOOBS

I hate my boobs. I do. They’re just so big. It’s impossible to find a decent bra, and even when I buy the biggest one I can find they don’t hold me in. They’re so irritating – if they’re not … Continue reading

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Oh no, Cosmo…

I don’t know whether it’s a getting older thing or if it’s just getting worse, but Cosmopolitan seems to truly be scraping the barrel for their online readers these days. Not only did I unfollow them on my non-boob account … Continue reading

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On getting older…

Thirty years ago Dexy’s Midnight Runners were number one in the UK, and B4J was 10lbs of chirruping, mewling, pooping baby. That’s quite a lot of baby to start out as when thirty years later you’re only 5’4″ of girl, … Continue reading

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When wrong is oh so right: Freya Ellie reviewed

The best thing about Freya Ellie? She didn’t fit me. I promise, I haven’t lost it. Following my adventures with Figleaves Boudoir’s Black Tie, I haven’t decided exclusively to review bras that don’t meet my usually rigorous fitting criteria. I … Continue reading

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I don’t know why I love you, but I do: Figleaves Boudoir Black Tie reviewed.

Sometimes, the rules of attraction don’t apply. Things I hate about Figleaves Boudoir’s Black Tie: -The cup runs small, so it can’t fit me perfectly. -Because it doesn’t fit me perfectly, it looks a bit odd under clothes. -Because it … Continue reading

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