Archive for March 2012

What the Right Bra Will Do for You – via lifegoesstrong.com

What the Right Bra Will Do for You - via lifegoesstrong.com

Look lighter and more shapely in an instant with the right bra fit By: Gerit Quealy I remember my mother used to bend over and say “everybody in” when putting on her bra in the morning. It always used to make me laugh. Now it’s not so […]

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Spring Cleaning at Journelle

Spring Cleaning at Journelle

Next Wednesday Journelle will be launching their 2012 Spring Cleaning Bra Drive.   Gently used bras will be collected and donated, while those who donate will enjoy a 20% in teh store. In addition, Journelle will be donating $1 for each bra received and just in case […]

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Technology Comes To “Paris” – Via Lingerie Briefs

Technology Comes To "Paris" - Via Lingerie Briefs

Consider the technical challenges of creating lingerie.   No matter how carefully a manufacturer designs a garment, as soon as any pattern is incorporated into the fabric there will be differences from size to size.   It’s simply impossible to make a pattern identical when the area […]

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Curvy Kate’s Star in a Bra competition arrives in the US

Curvy Kate's Star in a Bra competition arrives in the US

After 5 successful competitions in the UK and Australia, award-winning, D plus specialists Curvy Kate are taking their annual Star in a Bra competition stateside. Launching in April the brand will scour America for a naturally curvy, real woman who will become the face and body of […]

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The Addict Expose: Bra Fitting Formulas: Is the \’War on Plus Four’ the Answer? via McPete Sez Newsletter

The Addict Expose: Bra Fitting Formulas: Is the \'War on Plus Four' the Answer? via McPete Sez Newsletter

This post was written by Treacle Tart, The Lingerie Addict, and posted on McPete Sez Newsletter.   This topic is covered in my bestselling book Busted! My take on the argument is that it’s not about size, or measuring at all – it’s about fit.   Understanding […]

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What Sets Cadolle Corsetry Apart – via Lingerie Briefs

What Sets Cadolle Corsetry Apart - via Lingerie Briefs

With retro silhouettes in high fashion, it’s not surprising that corsetry has made a comeback.   Hourglass figures are accentuated in all the right places by the structure only a corset can bring.   And yet all corsets are not created equal.   I was fortunate enough […]

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VIDEO of CurveNY from McPete Sez Newsletter

Here’s a very cute video from the most recent CurveNY show in New York City. The presenter, Chance, was there on behalf of McPete Sez Newsletter, one of the publications that I’m a columnist for each month. The thing is, while it’s a fun and cheeky (pun […]

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