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The best shapewear for your outfit - for smooth, VPL-free looks

Shapewear is often seen purely as 'slimming' underwear that people wear when they're desperate to squeeze into a size smaller than normal. And sometimes that is the case - never underestimate the power of a pair of big knickers... Read more »

The ultimate shapewear trial, part one; Spanx, Gok Wan shapewear, M&S and more...

In the words of many women across the globe, 'hooray for Spanx!' The new breed of hold-you-in foundation garments give you a sleeker silhouette without the pain of more old-fashioned alternatives. I wouldn't wish... Read more »

Spanx Hide & Sleek Slip - for people who just can't bear big knickers

I've raved constantly in the past about the wonders of Spanx Higher Power for smoothing out bumps and giving you a bit of a non-surgical tummy tuck. But there are two problems with the biggest pants in the world.... Read more »

London Fashion Week SS12 - Amanda Wakeley

It wasn't all smooth sailing during Amanda Wakeley's SS12 show yesterday afternoon. What is a fairly common sight on the runway these days, one of the models took a bit of a stumble as one of her heels got caught in the... Read more »

Undies Monday: Yummie by Heather Thomson Shapewear

While most of us pull out the shapewear for special occasions, jeans and bulky sweaters cover a multitude of sins during the winter months. But with summer comes lighter fabrics and more skirts and dresses - along with... Read more »

Shopping Hit: Topshop launches new shapewear

For some people, Topshop is their go to destination for underwear. For others, it is not, at all. We suspect this divide in opinion is soon coming to an end as last week saw the high street favourite open up their offering to a... Read more »

Undies Mondays: Ann Summers 'In Control' sexy shapewear

If there's one thing Ann Summers doesn't do, it's frumpy underwear, so when they decided to launch a range of shapewear, a lot of thought was put into making it as sexy as possible. The result is the In Control range, a... Read more »

How to wear jeans with boots (updated!)

Most of us have no trouble wearing a pair of boots under our favourite bootcuts, but I've had a few people ask me how to wear their jeans or trousers tucked into knee-high or calf-length boots without ending up with baggy... Read more »

Abbey Lee Kershaw faints on catwalk at Alexander McQueen

Abbey Lee Kershaw literally took a little turn on the catwalk at the Alexander McQueen show. The Australian model fainted as she tried to exit the runway and had to be carried off. According to her agent , Kathy Ward... Read more »

Todd Lynn Spring/Summer 2011 London Fashion Week show

Todd Lynn opened his Spring/Summer 2011 show at London Fashion Week this morning with a stunning array of exquisitely tailored outfits. Known for his razor-sharp cuts, Lynn once again impressed the fash pack with this... Read more »