David Beckham for Emporio Armani
White briefs benefited from the Becks effect this year; can Victoria Beckham do the same for the women's lingerie in 2009?
In an Olympic year, Speedo's LZR Racer suit wiped the floor with the competition.
As seen on everyone from Agyness Deyn to Fern Britton - and the quickest way to update your party frock this winter.
We all stayed in thanks to the credit crunch - and sales of suspenders soared.
Sex and the City
From Samantha's big bikini pants to Carrie's knee socks and The Lake and Stars romper, SATC style ruled our lingerie drawers too this year.