Tag Archives: Curves

Star in a Bra heads to the USA!

  It’s belated, perhaps – but I was away when Curvy Kate announced that Star in a Bra was launching in America, and it’s such good news it’s definitely worth shouting about twice. Entering Star in a Bra is not … Continue reading

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New Freya Deco for Autumn. YES.

Freya Lingerie’s classic Deco style is reworked once more in this gorgeous red colour with supercute polka dot bow detail, available in October. Which I’m especially excited about – not only because the Deco is one of my favourite styles, … Continue reading

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Bravissimo expand soft cup bra range

Following a cry for help over on the Busts 4 Justice Facebook page for 38G non-wired bras, I popped over to Bravissimo to check out how their collection of soft-cup bras was looking since my last look, researching sleepwear options for … 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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Simply Yours respond to ‘plus four’ backlash

Last week, a debate about Simply Yours’ fitting advice video prompted a backlash from the boob blogging community. Why, we asked, when all of us were failed by the plus-four method and are now happily rehomed in bras that fit … 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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Late summer swimwear preview: Freya’s brilliant Biba inspired Bardot.

I think this summer Freya Lingerie have saved the best for last. This gorgeous Biba inspired Bardot (30-38D-G/GG) is beautifully simple and elegant, combining classic Freya shapes perfectly with the vintage fashion label’s retro style.  Already, I love it. It doesn’t come … Continue reading

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