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dianeT68

So today I visited our local shopping mall with my sister Helen. I have to say she has been really supportive of my journey and likes to take me shopping for clothes, lingerie and off course.....make up.

 

we went into BouxAvenue lingerie store, I have to say the underwear is gorgeous. Helen insisted I got measured properly and I’m happy to report I fill a boux Avenue C cup quite nicely.

 

i purchased a lace navy blue plunge bra, and an entice 2 sizes bigger push up bra.....both looked fantastic.

 

i also brought a lovely grey pencil skirt and navy cami( the cami really shows off my boobs) that I will wear for the office tomorrow.

 

today I feel really sexy after having my make up done by the girls on the max factor stand.

 

hope you’ve all had a great weekend 

 

Diane x

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DeeDee

Wow Diane, sounds like quite the shopping trip. I have never heard of the shop franchise but it is great that your sister is taking you to be measured up, and that you found something you liked. :) 

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Susan R
16 minutes ago, dianeT68 said:

So today I visited our local shopping mall with my sister Helen. I have to say she has been really supportive of my journey and likes to take me shopping for clothes, lingerie and off course.....make up.

That's the definition of acceptance right there.  I hope someday I'll have the same opportunity with my sister.  What a wonderful experience.  Thank you for sharing this good news, Diane!

 

Susan R🌷

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Beverly

Cool, diane! My sister and I went lingerie shopping together at Soma last weekend. It's nice having a second opinion and way more fun than shopping alone. I enjoy putting my wish list together for the more expensive items and sending it to my sugar daddies. ;)

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lauraincolumbia

You are so lucky that your sisters will shop with you!  I assume that you mean biological sister?

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