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Posted: 30 Sep 2016 12:00
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Tags: Bullet bra, Corset, Fully fashioned stockings, Long gloves, Shapewear

Are you a vampy vixen or a gorgeous goth? A sexy spook or a fiendish femme fatale? With the help of the delightfully devilish Miss Velvet Jones, we give you our favourite outfits for a wonderfully witchy Halloween season!


Posted: 21 Sep 2016 15:26
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Categories: Masterclass | Shapewear
Tags: Retro lingerie, Seamed stockings, Shapewear, What Katie Did

Putting together a perfect retro-inspired outfit for Fall can be a little tricky, but luckily on-trend gypsy tops and midi skirts are the perfect solution for changeable weather, and our Glamour Nouveau Merry Widow only makes strapless styling easier! 


Posted: 05 Sep 2016 8:57
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Categories: New Designs
Tags: Vintage lingerie

Autumn is here and we've got the most beautiful black lace lingerie for you to wrap your curves in. Meet Veronika, a sensuous 1950s inspired 'nude illusion' range.


Posted: 29 Jul 2016 16:01
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Categories: Masterclass | Bras
Tags: Bullet bra

New and improved! After 15 years we've taken our signature Maitresse Bullet Bra back to the drawing board, totally regrading it and releasing it in 2 new variants: Nouveau (cup sizes A-D) and Curve (cup sizes DD-FF).


Posted: 21 Jul 2016 15:16
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Categories: Masterclass | Corsets
Tags: Bullet bra, Corset, Seamed stockings

Navy blue is popular amongst vintage fashionistas going for a classic vintage nautical look - but what if you want something a little more feminine? In this styling sequence we team a floral navy blue dress by Trashy Diva with the perfect lingerie by What Katie Did.


Posted: 27 Jun 2016 13:56
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Categories: Masterclass | Stockings
Tags: Seamed stockings

We know you've been waiting on tenterhooks for our new Glamour Seamed Stockings and we're thrilled to tell you that they'll be here very soon. Come and take a peek at our new green, blue and maroon seamed nylons.


Posted: 19 Jun 2016 16:10
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Categories: New Designs
Tags: None

Our beautiful 1930s style Lounging Pyjamas will keep you cool, yet so vintage glam, on sultry Summer evenings. Find out about the original pair that inspired them.


Posted: 02 Jun 2016 9:50
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Categories: Press | Celebrities
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The second part of our feature on 'Marilyn, the legacy of a legend', where we focus on a few of Marilyns heavily beaded and sequinned gowns. All of these items are being auctioned in November 2016 so it's time to start saving!


Posted: 27 May 2016 11:35
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Categories: Press | Celebrities
Tags: None

Katie visits  'Marilyn, the legacy of a legend', a new exhibition featuring costumes and personal items owned by Marilyn Monroe. In this feature she takes a closer look at Marilyn's showgirl costumes.


Posted: 25 May 2016 10:22
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Categories: Masterclass | Shapewear
Tags: Bullet bra, Seamed stockings, Shapewear, Waist cincher

A vintage look to make you green with envy. Take a look at how we style this beautiful green dress with accessories from fellow independant companies and, of course, our lingerie. Like a lot of 1950s dresses, this one is all about the waist.


Posted: 13 May 2016 16:15
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Categories: Masterclass | Stockings
Tags: Fully fashioned stockings, Seamed stockings

With the arrival of our exclusive Fully Fashioned Red Seamed Stockings (made especially for us!) I thought this would be an excellent time to tell you a little more about how these luxurious stockings are made. 


Posted: 03 May 2016 11:29
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Categories: New Designs
Tags: Vintage lingerie

Add a splash of colour to your lingerie collection with our new Margaret range. Leopard print has been in fashion since the 1930s but this time around we've livened things up with a flash of hot pink.


Posted: 19 Apr 2016 13:43
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Categories: Masterclass | Shapewear
Tags: Corselette, Fully fashioned stockings

This month's editorial feature focuses on the corselette. Once you've invested in a waist cincher, a corselette should be next on your list as it's the solution to a smooth line under tight, tailored, dresses. Here we team up with a few of our favourite vintage brands to give you some inspiration.


Posted: 16 Apr 2016 16:26
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Categories: Shop Talk
Tags: Garter belt, Suspender belt, Vintage lingerie

The second in our series behind the scenes at 'Undressed' the new lingerie exhibition which opened today at Londons' V&A museum. Featuring a late 1950s lingerie set by Charmereine. You might recognise the suspender belt!


Posted: 13 Apr 2016 15:21
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Categories: Shop Talk
Tags: None

Katie reviews some of her favourite lingerie pieces from 'Undressed' a new lingerie exhibition at London's Victoria and Albert museum. Today: sports lingerie (far more glamorous than it sounds!)



London Boutique: What Katie Did, 26 Portobello Green, 281 Portobello Road, London, W10 5TZ
Tel: 0345 430 8943

Los Angeles Store: What Katie Did, 3420 W Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, California, 91505 USA
Tel: 1 877 221 2472 or 1 818 955 7710 (from outside US)

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What Katie Did,
Unit 8 The Old Mill, 61 Reading Road,
Pangbourne, Berkshire, RG8 7HY


Tel: 0345 430 8743 or
+44 118 976 7676 (from outside UK)

Registered in England with company number: 05752881