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How Should I Wash My Underwear?

How Should I Wash My Underwear?

What’s the best way to wash lingerie?Good quality lingerie today is quite expensive (pretty much like everything else!) So it’s important to get as much wear as you possibly can from your underwear, both sexy and everyday.To start with, choose the best materials, like those used by Ulla Dessous. They…

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Which Bra For A Backless Dress

Which Bra For A Backless Dress

What Bra is best to wear with a backless or low back dress or top?For sure having a dress with a low or no back is a sure-fire way to turn heads in a sophisticated and sexy way. But this does bring a new problem, how do you support your…

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What Size Swimsuit Should I Buy?

What Size Swimsuit Should I Buy?

Buying clothes online is notoriously difficult. Every manufacturer seems to have a different interpretation of what UK Dress Size actually means. Am I a UK 18? Or Am I a ‘Large’? Am I standard fit or am I a ‘Plus Size’?This problem is exacerbated when it comes to buying a…

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Wet Look Lingerie

Wet Look Lingerie

Introducing Noir HandmadeAt last, here’s a selection of PVC and faux leather lingerie that isn’t tacky, seedy and cheap!Noir Handmade is a European brand that manages to combine stylish and classy along with comfortable to wear and downright sexy. What a powerful combination!They were founded in 2010 and are based…

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What Style of Knickers?

What Style of Knickers?

There can be very few single garments with so many variations as ladies knickers! So if you need some help understanding all the different terms here is a guide for you.Bikini BriefsThis is the panty part of a 2 piece bathing suit usually worn for swimming or sunbathing. It is…

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Introducing The Carmen Collection

Introducing The Carmen Collection

I came across this beautiful collection from Ulla Dessous a while ago and was immediately hugely impressed. It is extremely functional as you would expect from any Ulla product, so wearing it all day long is never a hardship! But what really impressed me was how they retain that air…

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How To Know If Your Bra Fits

How To Know If Your Bra Fits

Did you know that 90% of women are wearing a bra that doesn’t fit correctly? Actually, you probably do, as most underwear companies and departments tend to throw this statistic around a lot. But what most of them don’t tell you is how to know if your bra fits properly,…

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Plus Size Babydolls

Plus Size Babydolls

Babydolls: your questions answered There are few better forms of plus-size lingerie for looking and feeling fabulous, without revealing any more than you’re absolutely comfortable with, than the babydoll. But it’s also easy to become confused about what exactly a babydoll is and why you may wear one – so with no…

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A Girl's Guide To Girdles

A Girl's Guide To Girdles

In today’s society we don’t hear the word ‘girdle’ or 'panty girdle' very often. It’s mostly been replaced with the more general term ‘shapewear’, but we think there is still some value in a good old fashioned girdle. You see, girdles have been around for centuries, and were an absolute…

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