The right foundations make an outfit, so make sure you’re making the most of your body with fabulous shapewear that will sculpt and shape your curves for the optimum effect. From slimming spanx to corsetry that’ll create a killer waist, we’ve got the lowdown on the right garments to wear under everything from sheer dresses to super-tight bodycon.

Would you wear the Magic Padded Pants?

In the words of the lovely Susi , "Who needs them?" I'm sure I'm not alone in thinking the last thing I want to do to my bum is make it look any bigger . But I'm sure there are ladies (or gents) out there who have the... 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 »


La Senza branches out, with 40% off the most glam lingerie

I was very kindly given some La Senza gift vouchers the other day, so today I popped along to the new Covent Garden store to treat myself. I must admit to rarely visiting before, in fact the only La Senza stuff I own was... Read more »


Little in the Middle jeans - perfect if the waist usually gapes on your denims

We're in the middle of yet another round of press days at the moment (this time it's Spring / Summer - just what you want in November) and yesterday one of the places we visited was ILoveJeans.com , where I discovered the... Read more »


Now we've seen everything: Arm hosiery

I know I should be out doing London Fashion Week-related things, but when this email hit my inbox I couldn't resist putting it up straight away. I know shapewear is all the rage right now, but this is taking it a little... Read more »