Tag Archives: Clothes for Curves

Under the Mistletoe: Whistles

Continuing my romp through my most loved of 2011, I have to give some love to my brand new go-to shop for every occasion: Whistles. Now, on the surface I feel like this might be surprising. At the high end … Continue reading

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Bra fitting : why are companies still ‘adding 4’?

The bafflingly prevalent +4 method of fitting bras (of deducing back size by measuring the underbust and adding four or five inches) is a relic from the very beginnings of the modern bra. The old, stiff materials used simply didn’t … Continue reading

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Clothes for curves: London

Following my piece on Germany’s amazing Busenfreundinnen, a German reader struggling to find clothes for her curves – a problem we can all relate to – asked if I knew of any good shops in London she could stock up … Continue reading

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