Eek - some disturbing news today. A survey has found that women spend an average of £2,700 on bras in their lifetime, but only get around to washing them six times a year. The average British woman is in good company, it seems - Vivienne Westwood has admitted to not washing her own bras, reports the Daily Telegraph. But much as we hate to disagree with a fashion legend, six times a year is just not often enough. Check out our bra care tips for the official figleaves.com view on lingerie laundry; in the meantime, here's a quick poll.