Pudding Celebrates Success
PUBLISHED: 18:14 05 January 2012 | UPDATED: 20:51 20 February 2013
Luxury lingerie salon is runner up in UK Lingerie Retailer of The Year Awards
Pudding, the luxury lingerie salon based in Kings Walk, Reading, has been named as the runner up in the prestigious UK Lingerie Retailer of the Year Awards.
Known for their expert fitting and stunning designs, Pudding was the only store in the country to receive the accolade of highly commended from the judges, putting them in second place for the second year running, ahead of all other independent lingerie boutiques and several major department stores in the UK.
Naturally, owners Paul and Helen Masters were very happy. Helen said: Were delighted to have been named as being in the top two lingerie retailers in the UK in the Drapers awards. Beating so many other stores is a tremendous accolade.
The Lingerie Retailer of the Year accolade is one of a growing list of awards won by Pudding in the FOUR years since it opened in Reading, starting with Britains Best New Lingerie Shop in 2007. In recent months Pudding have received two UK wide accolades, having also been a finalist in the UK Best Shop Awards in the category of Best Concept Store 2011.
The salon and online store have proved a real hit with customers in the UK and abroad thanks to a unique offering of exclusive brands, a wide size range, and an expert fitting service that has led to 90% of customers coming out in a different size and looking totally transformed. It has built up a strong following as a result of the tailored gift buying service customers pop in for a free fitting; create a gift list and simply point friends and family towards the Pudding salon to let the lingerie experts on hand do the rest.
Pudding offers a full range of lingerie, nightwear & swimwear including bridal lingerie in a full size range from A to I cup. As Helen says: Bridal lingerie can be a challenge because it usually needs to be strapless, often low cut and give a smooth finish as well as being beautiful ! Weve specially selected ranges to meet these needs from 30-44 A-I cup and we have a wide range of styles including halter, basques, corsets, and gorgeous silk garters and knickers that you can customise with your new married name!
Popular bridal lines include Lise Charmels Love Concerto range, including bra 100, basque 150, suspender, garter and silk chemise, 150. Prima Donnas gorgeous bridal basque up to G cup for 130 is also popular, as is Marie Jos beautiful Avero bridal range from 59. Many brides are lured by
Pleasure States Luminous range in ivory embroidered with fine gold thread, from 55.
Puddings expertise in wedding lingerie has attracted brides form all over the South East and the special Pudding bridal offer includes 10% off any honeymoon swimwear and a 10% discount to the entire bridal party on any lingerie purchases a great excuse for a girls day out!
The Pudding salon is open seven days a week in Kings Walk, King Street, Reading. A full range of lingerie, swimwear and nightwear is also available to buy online, with free worldwide delivery at www.puddinglingerie.com or over the phone on 0118 95 94 118.