Do you know men who care about their underwear? Most men I know treat underwear at par with socks as something you have to wear but which most people will not see properly and which therefore, is not worth spending too much money on. There was a tendency in the s to make a big deal out of the Y-fronts versus boxer shorts debate.
Buying a woman lingerie can be an intimidating experience, especially if the woman is new in your life or shopping makes your palms sweat to begin with. To help make the experience easier for you—because, in case you haven't heard, Valentine's Day is coming—we asked four female lingerie brand founders to share some advice on how to make the process go more smoothly. The gist is this: Think more about her than yourself when you're buying lingerie, and you'll be way ahead of the game.
By Caroline Kent. It's the thought that counts, right? I've been given the good, the bad, and the ugly of the underwear world. When it's been one of those busy weeks in which laundry never seems to get done I'll dig to the depths of my drawers and pull out a cringe-worthy gift from a past partner.
Now there's just one piece left to the Valentine's Day puzzle, one that you'll enjoy as much as she will: lingerie. Here's how to buy her the perfect piece of lingerie—and reap the benefits in the bedroom. Nix the Nurse's Outfit Hopkins and Richards agree that the number one mistake men make is only thinking about what they want to see their woman wear.
For the latest research says that Christmas lingerie buying is a minefield for men — because although it is a gift women want to receive, it is also the one that most regularly disappoints. The survey carried out for Debenhams revealed underwear that is too small tops the table of lingerie-buying faux pas, with sets that were considered too risque, or vulgar coming a close second. Buying underwear that is too big, the wrong colour, uncomfortable or just tasteless, were also a big let-down on Christmas day for many women.
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It's a bold decision, but get it right and it will pay off in spades. Most men make the mistake of buying the wrong size. They often muddle up the proportions of the bottom and top halves respectively, by underestimating the one, and overestimating the other. This problem is easily solved.
AskMen may get paid if you click a link in this article and buy a product or service. You know how they say that experiences can make better gifts than things? Well, with lingerie, you're giving the gift of many future adventures involving you taking your purchase off your lover.
Gifting that special girl in your life with lingerie is a win-win. When done properly, she'll feel sexy and prized in a decadently minimal number, and you get to sit back and take it all in But first comes the stressful part: actually buying the lingerie. To alleviate your anxiety, here's a comprehensive guide to corset shopping, boob sizing, and setting the mood this Valentine's Day.