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Women’s Underwear

Women’s Underwear   We all want to make to right purchase when buying women’s underwear don’t we? but isn’t it so hard to find the perfect pair knickers or do you call them briefs? with hundreds of brands out there, all using different fabrics and styles how do you find the right one that suits you best? Women’s underwear can be a mine field if you don’t know what your looking for, when does a knicker become a brief or even a thong! what fabric do you choose? are you... Read More

Quality Feel, British Fabric.

I recently went holiday shopping with the family to one of the North West major shopping destinations. the main task of the day was to find new t-shirts, shorts, swimsuit, etc whilst looking through the vast range of retail outlets l couldn’t help but notice how much the fabrics felt so different for similar items. You would think when buying T-shirts they may feel some what similar, but no, the obvious difference was the weight of the fabric, some you can actually see through the jersey material. How soft is... Read More

British From The Bottom Up

Do you ever think about where your clothes are made? who made them? how they were made? Shirley Crisp the owner of Shirley C Lingerie in Windermere Cumbria always had this on her mind whilst going on buying trips for her store. After years of buying for her store Shirley simply couldn’t find any lingerie Made In Britain. You would sometimes find things designed here in the UK, but not actually manufactured here. Shirley felt this was madness historically Britain was rich in heritage in the textile industry, but sadly... Read More

Loving life in lingerie

My passion, my dream was lingerie, l always found it difficult to find good quality, comfortable lingerie, never mind finding a store that kept a good size range. In September 2007 l opened my own lingerie store in Windermere, Cumbria. This truly was a dream coming true. Shirley C Lingerie was born, on a corner position of the main street in Windermere, this specialist lingerie shop took center stage, offering four windows of exquisite lingerie. Looking to attract all ladies from size 28-52 back, AAA-KK cup, Shirley C Lingerie became... Read More

Comfort Briefs

This is really what were all looking for isn’t it? comfortable underwear, it really doesn’t matter which style you prefer full brief, high leg, short, hipster or thongs comfort is key. What do you look for when out shopping looking to refresh your lingerie draw? is it the style first? do you ever move away from you favourite style, sometimes you can get tempted by a catchy colour or design and regret it later when they turn out to be the most uncomfortable pair you have aver worn. Is the... Read More


Welcome to the world of Unique British Underwear the brand that never compromises when it comes to quality, we only source the best Great Britain has to offer in manufacturing, we have scoured the UK for the finest craftsmen, creating the finest comfortable underwear. Why buy British? l have been in the lingerie industry for many years and over this time l have spoken to hundreds of suppliers over the years, sadly nothing if anything is made here in the UK ,l also have spoken to thousands of customers looking... Read More

Welcome to our new site

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our brand new eCommerce site, and also our new blog, which will be updated regularly to keep you up to date with the latest news and special offers. Our new site has been developed with our customers in mind, and as a result of this you’ll find an easy to use website with effective search facilities and an efficient checkout process. We really hope you enjoy having a look around the new site – we will be constantly adding new products... Read More