Explained

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Lingerie terms explained

2017-09-30T18:49:02+10:00

Sometimes a man decides to gift a piece of lingerie to his wife or girlfriend but soon realises that he doesn't actually know anything about women's undergarments . . . other than the fact they look great on [...]

Lingerie terms explained 2017-09-30T18:49:02+10:00

Bra sizes explained

2017-09-30T18:49:02+10:00

Unfortunately, bra sizes do not come in small, medium and large.  If only it were that easy! Just like men's pants, there are two very important numbers. Instead of waist and inseam, you have torso circumference (not [...]

Bra sizes explained 2017-09-30T18:49:02+10:00

Handbags explained

2017-09-30T18:49:02+10:00

Did you know there are over 50 handbag types? It's like a completely different language. To make it easy, we will give you a run down of the top 10.  So if she tells you [...]

Handbags explained 2017-09-30T18:49:02+10:00

Colours explained

2017-09-30T18:49:02+10:00

Has she asked for something in a particular colour and you've gone... WTF? Is that a colour or a food? Not to worry! We have the cheat sheet! Below are colour names and what they [...]

Colours explained 2017-09-30T18:49:02+10:00

Anniversary gifts explained

2017-11-20T14:25:58+10:00

The historic origins of wedding anniversaries date back to the Holy Roman Empire, when husbands crowned their wives with a silver wreath on their twenty-fifth anniversary, and a gold wreath on the fiftieth. Later, in the [...]

Anniversary gifts explained 2017-11-20T14:25:58+10:00

Flower meanings explained

2017-11-27T15:06:39+10:00

Did you know that flowers have special meanings? It's important to know the general meaning behind each so that your gift does not convey something you didn't mean to say.  An example would be giving red [...]

Flower meanings explained 2017-11-27T15:06:39+10:00

Diamonds explained

2018-08-17T18:34:11+10:00

Why do we give diamonds as gifts? The strength and luster of the diamond symbolizes pricelessness and value. Fiancés give diamond rings to their better halves to make them feel loved and special, daughters are gifted [...]

Diamonds explained 2018-08-17T18:34:11+10:00