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Soft cup bras reviewed: Freya Lingerie’s Dotty

I’d never considered soft cup bras before, always assuming they were the preserve only of the pregnant and breast feeding. I was aware of them vaguely as large, unsightly mostrosities that – had the recent trauma of childbirth not successfully … Continue reading

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Who likes free bras? Bravissimo launch bonus scheme:

Who doesn’t like free lingerie? Curvy queens Bravissimo are introducing a brand new bonus scheme, which means that for every ten full-price bras you buy – whether online or in-store) you get one bra for free. Hurrah! Whether you’re fanatical about … Continue reading

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Swimwear options to a J cup: big splash or damp squib?

Every woman deserves decent, well fitting lingerie: and for me that includes swimwear and sportswear. It is impossible to underestimate the impact negative body image and a lifetime of inadequate bras has on girls and their willingness and ability to engage … 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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A challenge to Debenhams…

Much has been written about Debenhams’ latest campaign, declaring war on ill-fitting bras by offering £5 off vouchers in exchange for a fitting. On one hand, I’m happy that high-profile stores like Debenhams are investing in bra-fitting awareness. On the … Continue reading

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