New season, new lingerie

I seem to be getting my kit off a lot lately, don’t I? Such a strange thing, the older you get the more comfortable you become in your own skin. That, or it’s something to do with giving less f*cks! Anyway, one thing that makes me feel more confident with my clothes on is wearing… View Post

Outside the sartorial comfort zone

Even though I found my personal style in my early 30s (quality tailoring, pretty dresses, jeans, fine knitwear and a lot of neutral colours primarily made up of black) I still think it’s good to try something new now and then. Occasionally, I’ll try a look that’s outside my comfort zone, something that feels a… View Post

Up Close

I am not into cleavage – never really have been, and I don’t think I ever really will be. Unless it originates from Louboutin-clad toes, I’m not interested. Why? Probably because, since the age of thirteen, I’ve faced the daily struggle of having big boobs.  Now, I don’t mean big boobs as in a DD… View Post

Summer Loving

One thing I really struggle to find easily is pretty but practical underwear; I love a classic black or nude set for day but I’m very particular about the style – rounded cups, the band has to be quite shallow, a low centre, not too full a cup nor too thick a strap… the list… View Post

Be Mine

There’s something very sexy about a trench coat; perhaps it’s the idea of what lies beneath?     Above: M&S Best of British Seduce your Valentine with the subtly sexy SS14 lingerie range at Marks & Spencer, worn beneath the Best of British trench coat. It’s up to you whether you wear anything else this Valentine’s… View Post