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What Katie Did Questions Need For International Women’s Day. Keeps Digging.

The founder of retro lingerie brand What Katie Did decided to celebrate International Women’s Day by blowing off both of her feet with a shotgun on social media. “#inspiringwomen – yes!” she began. “But do we really need #InternationalWomensDay? At What Katie Did we’re to (sic) busy #WomenJustGettingOnWithItDay” The tweet received a flurry of reactions, […]

Valentine Glamour from What Katie Did

Valentine Glamour from What Katie Did

I’m going to show you some of the gorgeous pieces from the SS13 range next week, but here is some luscious lingerie to help you feel the love all year! Modelled by the smouldering Slinky Sparkles… Jubilee Bra, Knickers and Suspender Belt First, a beautiful bra with a modern underwired fit and semi sheer organza, […]

Party in Style: Holiday Fashion

Party in Style…

Lingerie and Winter fashion to come, but first we invite you to drool over some beautiful holiday party pieces! (©Jack McGuire) Left: Black Satin Sarong Dress, £110.00  Right: Black Satin Halterneck Luxury Dress with Gold Stars, £115.00   As usual, the holiday season offerings from Vivien of Holloway are gorgeous, and we particularly like the new […]

Slinky Does Vegas: A Viva Las Vegas Burlesque Diary

Slinky Does Vegas: A Viva Las Vegas Burlesque Diary

UK starlet Slinky Sparkles looks back on her time at the Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekender 2011… Thursday: Rehearsals After months of hard work and preparation, (not to mention nearly five hundred votes from friends and fans around the world!), I arrived in Las Vegas ready to model in and direct What Katie Did’s debut […]

A Guide to Corsets, from What Katie Did

Katie Halford, the superwoman behind What Katie Did, has written a wonderful article on corsetry for beginners and enthusiasts alike… There is a lot of intrigue concerning steel boned corsets and how they will effect your body. I have fifteen years experience in working with corsets and whether you’re thinking about trying one, or would […]

21CB Fashion: Va Va Valentines!

1950s Halterneck Red Sweetheart Dress by Vivien of Holloway (modelled by VoH competition winner, Rebecca Allen!) The annual day of shameless sentiment and declarations of loooove is almost upon us… Another perfect excuse to buy more dresses and underwear, if nothing else! ©Unique Vintage Unique Vintage offer a dazzling array of gowns and party dresses, […]


We are delighted to be able to show you the beautiful new range coming in September from What Katie Did. We could go on about the exquisite fabrics and sumptuous colour and shape, but we think the pictures say it all… The original Showgirl corset was launched as a limited edition range in Summer 2008, […]