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Victoria gets roped in with David Beckham for Emporio Armani Underwear A/W 2009-10

If you are a regular reader of CQ (and why wouldn't you be?) then you would have already seen the separate A/W 2009-10 adverts of Victoria and David Beckham for Emporio Armani Underwear . Well, the couple are at it... Read more »


Flying Saucer shares an unexpected Jasper Conran for Debenhams bargain

I guard my fashion secrets very closely as I have a big fear of things being unavailable. I stockpile almost everything in a compulsive and impulsive way! Hence the reason I have approximately fifteen pairs of fake... Read more »


Eva Mendes' new Calvin Klein Underwear campaign with Jamie Dornan

Speaking of Calvin Klein ... Here is Eva Mendes's new underwear campaign for the label. While New Yorkers continue to raise an eyebrow at the brand's latest jeans billboard , Eva has reprised her role... Read more »


Did you marvel in awe at David Beckham and his new Armani pants ad?

From our menswear blog, Brandish ... Not content with causing a tidal wave of excitement when he stripped off for Armani in 2007, David Beckham is at it again. This time he launched the advert in our very own... Read more »


Peaches Geldof launches 'Miss Ultimo' collection

After her whirlwind trip to Cannes, Peaches Geldof was back in town yesterday to launch a new lingerie line for Ultimo . In a deal reportedly worth around six-figures, Peaches unveiled the Miss Ultimo collection at... Read more »


Marks & Spencer's new ad campaign admits they "boobed"

After all the hoopla surrounding the unnecessary extra £2 that Marks & Spencer was charging its larger busted customers , the retailer finally admits it "boobed". Last week, M&S dropped its surcharge, much to the... Read more »


Peaches Geldof for Ultimo - check out her saucy new ads!

As I mentioned last month, Peaches Geldof is Ultimo's newest recruit . The socialite has reportedly racked up a six-figure deal with the lingerie brand to become their latest ambassador for the Miss Ultimo line,... Read more »


British women challenge Marks & Spencer's bra surcharge and win!

One point British shoppers, nil Marks & Spencer . That's the score today after shoppers won their victory over M&S's ludicrous big-bust surcharge . The retailer has come under heavy criticism after charging customers an... Read more »


Dita Von Teese for Wonderbra: The second installment

She's baaack...! The second Wonderbra by Dita Von Teese collection is ready to hit the shelves, with more glamorous 1940s and 1950s styles. At CQ, we know how much you adored Dita's debut collection , so it's no... Read more »


Sales of lingerie are up as staying in becomes the new going out!

Designer lipsticks, M&S 'Two dine for £10' deals, video games and consoles...and now lingerie . During a recession, our shopping habits change, and apparently - as staying in really does become the new going out - lingerie... Read more »


Panache launches Cleo - the younger, prettier, fashion-lead lingerie range for girls with big boobs!

['Brooke' bra £24.00 and briefs £14. Click image to enlarge] When I was measured at Bravissimo last year, one of the brands I was advised to look out for was Panache , because of their wide cups. Sadly, while they fit... Read more »


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 »

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Valentines Day Gallery : 15 Lingerie set you might actually like (send it to your man now!)

It's Valentine's Day in two weeks, and you know what that means! Suddenly the racks of every lingerie department from here to Tumbuktoo are chock full of cheap red lace, over the top teddies and babydolls that'll never get... Read more »


The Beckhams strip down to their skivvies (again) for Emporio Armani

Individually, both Victoria and David Beckham have appeared in just their pants for Armani. Now, the famous husband and wife have joined forces to promote Emporio Armani underwear. Photographed once again by Mert... Read more »


Five of the best: floral tights

We can't shut up about floral tights at CQ. I've yet to have the guts to try them (something tells me my chunky legs weren't made for prints) but I may be swayed by some of these offerings. Teamed with black they're a way... Read more »


Lois Winstone is the face of Ann Summers

The Geldofs are not the only celebrity offspring / siblings to strip off for a lingerie campaign. While Pixie is following sister Peaches as the latest Agent Provocateur girl , Lois Winstone (daughter of Ray, sister of... 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 »


Urban Outfitters decorate your pins with patterened tights for all occasions

I am all about the tights at the moment, and Urban Outfitters are catering to my whims very well with an amazing selection of lacy, dotty and detailed tights. I particularly love the thigh detail ones, which would be great... Read more »


The Scene: Eva Mendes launches Calvin Klein's 'Seductive Comfort' at Harrods

Eva Mendes made a personal appearance at Harrods last night to celebrate the launch of Calvin Klein's new underwear line, Seductive Comfort . As the face of CK Underwear, Mendes signed autographs and greeted her... Read more »


Top Five Lace Tights (get the Rodarte look for less)

Loads of catwalk shows for Autumn / Winter featured lace, crochet, knit or textured tights. Of course, not all of us can shell out a few hundreds squids for a pair of Rodarte originals. Luckily, CQ is on the case, with some... Read more »


Peaches Geldof and Daisy Lowe star in Agent Provocateur 'Season of the Witch' campaign

Today marks the launch of Agent Provocateur's latest saucy campaign, Season of the Witch , for the label's autumn/winter collection. Starring Daisy Lowe, Paz de la Huerta , and Peaches Geldof , who is currently... Read more »


Gok Wan does sexy shapewear with Simply Yours

Certain friends of ours are no so enamored with Gok Wan, but I think his boundless enthusiasm and love of the everywoman is adorable, and in person he's just as charming and chatty as you'd imagine. His addiction to the... Read more »


Mel B for Ultimo: Another Spice Girl to hit up New York Fashion Week

Yesterday, I mentioned that the BFF friendship between Victoria Beckham and Katie Holmes could be in jeopardy, after reports that Holmes might upstage her pal at New York Fashion Week . Today, I hear that yet another... Read more »


First pictures of Dita Von Teese for Wonderbra - in stores September 23rd

We reported back in January that Dita Von Teese was set to team up with Wonderbra to bring us a range of retro-inspired undies, and now finally the first pictures of the range have been released. The limited edition '... Read more »


New Wonderbra campaign - Did your boobs make the billboard?

You may recall us telling you about Wonderbra's new campaign , which put a call-out to the women of Britain to, quite literally, get their tits out for the boys... erm, so to speak, for the world's biggest lingerie... Read more »


Lydia Hearst flaunts her frillies for Myla's autumn/winter 2008-9 campaign

Lydia Hearst's star continues to rise, following a recent stint on Gossip Girl , and now she is lending her face and body to luxury lingerie label, Myla . The daughter of kidnapped heiress, Patty Hearst , is... Read more »