Never mind Paris Fashion Week, we're more interested in what the lingerie houses have in store for autumn/winter. figleaves.com's communications director Jo Jeffery had a sneak preview.
"We’re just back from three days in Harrogate looking at next autumn/winter’s lingerie collections where the big story was sizing and fit. There was good news for us larger cup sized women with a new launch from the house of Panache. Don’t be put off by the name – Frillies – this new range delivers fashionable, colourful and sexy styles – with sets around the £20 price point. And all up to a G cup. At the other end of the spectrum, Playtex unveiled its My Size collection which will offer A1/2, B1/2 and C1/2 sizes for inbetweenies. Huit is introducing sleepwear and like the lingerie it’s stunning, while the big colour stories at the show were black, chocolate, deeps reds, purple and rich blues (Valisere pictured). While you’ll have to wait until autumn for these new lines, you can buy into the blues now…"