Q&A - Jaimie

September 09, 2019

Image of Everyday Lingerie Co. model Jaimie Nicole

Today we're going behind the scenes with Jaimie at our photo shoot.


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Interview Transcript

Jaimie: So, my name's Jaimie, I'm 28, I am a body diversity advocate and I'm all about self-love. And that's why I'm here today.

Question: What made you decide to apply for the Everyday Lingerie Co. real women model search?

Jaimie: Being represented in the media and by brands is really important to me. I'm a size 18 and you don't see a lot of representation, especially of tattooed women as well. And I saw the ad pop up and I thought, "Wow, that's really something I'd love to be a part of."

Question: What age did you become confident in your skin?

Jaimie: Not going to lie. I to this day, struggle with my own confidence. I think that it's always a journey, to say that I'm confident now is just not realistic. It's probably been the last couple of years that I've really felt good about who I am and what I can bring to the world.

Question: What is one word you would use to describe yourself?

Jaimie: I would say passionate.

Question: What is your favourite body part and why?

Jaimie: I don't want to choose a favourite because it's all good.

Question: What style best represents you; brief, boyleg or g string and why?

Jaimie: Well, look, I'm a versatile girl. I like a bit of everything. However, I do love to show off my bums. So I feel the G-string is probably the best fit for me. And this one, this brand, it's just amazing. I'm loving it.




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Sizing

Trying to find the right underwear size can be difficult due to different companies making different sizes. To make things easier we have created a step by step guide to take the guess work out of the equation.

Below we have measuring instructions with images to assist you.  

Finding your size in our Underwear Range:

All you need to do is take a couple of simple measurements; your waist, your lower waist and your hips. The best way to do this is by using a soft measuring tape and a mirror to ensure you are accurate.  If possible stand in front of a mirror when taking your measurements to ensure that the measuring tape is also parallel to the floor and is flat.

Measurement 1: Your waist

Your waist is the natural in indentation above your hips or just below your rib cage (see image). Wrap the soft measuring tape around firmly without pitching your skin together – write this measurement down.

Measurement 2: Your Lower Waist

Your lower waist is approx. 12cm down from your waist.  Take your measuring tape and run this down from your waist to 12cm (see image). Wrap the soft measuring tape around this area firmly without pitching your skin together – write this measurement down.  

Measurement 3: Your hips

Now wrap the soft measuring tape around the fullest part of your hips, this is approximately 25cm below your waist (see image). Use the mirror to check that your measuring tape is completely straight and parallel to the floor – write this measurement down.

 

 

Finding your size in our Crop Top Bralette Range:

All you need to do is take a couple of simple measurements; your Full Bust and your Lower or under bust. The best way to do this is by using a soft measuring tape and a mirror to ensure you are accurate.

Measurement 1: Your Full Bust

Your Full Bust is the fullest part of your bust (see image). Ensure that the measuring tape is completely straight and parallel to the floor. Wrap the soft measuring tape around firmly without pitching your skin together – write this measurement down

Measurement 2: Your Lower or Under Bust

The Lower or Under bust is measured by wrapping the measuring tape around your rib cage directly under your bust (see image). Wrap the soft measuring tape around firmly without pitching your skin together – write this measurement down

 

ELC Size 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22
Full Bust Measurements (cm) 81-87 87-93 93-99 99-105 106-114 115-123 124-130 131-137
Lower or Under Bust Measurement (cm) 61-67 67-73 73-79 80-86 87-39 94-100 100-106 107-113
Waist Measurement (cm) 75 80 85 90 95 100 110 115
Lower Waist Measurement (cm) 90 95 100 105 110 115 120 125
Hip Measurement (cm) 95 100 105 110 115 120 125 130
USA 4 to 6 6 to 8 8 to 10 10 to 12 12 to 14 14 to 16 16 to 18 18 to 20
UK 6 to 8 8 to 10 10 to 12 12 to 14 14 to 16 16 to 18 18 to 20 20 to 22
EUROPE 34 to 36 36 to 38 38 to 40 40 to 42 42 to 44 44 to 46 46 to 48 48 to 50

 

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