Valentine’s Day is a time of year when the spotlight shines on lingerie. It’s a traditional and romantic gift (if done right) for men to give their partners, but it’s not just about the men. Women too want to find that special set for a special date or an intimate evening in with their other half.
But finding the perfect set, whether for you or as a gift, can be tricky when you’re confronted by so much choice. So we’re helping you out by picking out some great buys for different budgets for inspirations. First off, lingerie lovelies for £50 and under.
Rosie for Autograph
The M&S Rosie for Autograph collection from model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is a budget-friendly dream. With silk and lace bras for around £25 and under, this is beautiful, luxury lingerie at a great price. Bras comes in A-DD or DD-G versions.
Buy: Bra, 30C-DD, 32-38 A-DD, 40 C-D.Brief, 8-20, £12.50. M&S.
Lavinia by Bluebella
Bluebella is another good choice if you’re on a budget. The brand offers a selection of designer styled lingerie at high street prices, and the range also includes more risque options such as body bows and sex toys.
Buy: Lavinia bra, 30-36 B-DD, £28. Brief, 8-18, £14. Figleaves.com.
Lingerie doesn’t just have to be bras and knickers and maybe suspenders. Have fun with this sparkly lace body from La Senza – if you’re brave enough, you could wear it with just a jacket.
Buy: Cut out lace bodysuit, XS-L, £35. La Senza.
Betty by Tutti Rouge
A fabulous brand for fuller busts, Tutti Rouge has some great sultry styles on offer right now. The Betty bra and brief in deep berry with a floral motif is sure to be a winner.
Buy: Bra, 28-38 DD-GG, £32. Short, S-XL, £16. Tutti Rouge.
Superboost lace by Gossard
Gossard’s Superboost lace line is one of the brand’s best-sellers and has just been released in pretty orchid. It’s lacy and feminine and perfect for special occasions and everyday wear.
Buy: Bra, 30 D-G, 32-38 A-G, £29. Thong, XS-XL, £12. Gossard.
Make sure you check out our other Valentine’s guides for bigger budgets. We’ve covered £50 to £100 and £100 and above, for those thinking of really splashing out!