Blog — Ethical Lingerie

Introducing Our Most Beautiful Collection Yet!

Treat yourself to something from our luxurious Autumn Winter 2015 collection. Key features include stunning cotton English lace from renowned lace manufacturer The Cluny Lace Company, vintage lace produced in the old lace mills of Nottingham and cruelty free Peace Silk and Organic Silk which has been lovingly produced in the UK. As with all of our collections, each piece has been made in our small studio in Brighton, England, with many styles being individually hand finished for a truly unique piece of lingerie.  Perfect for bridal, for those who appreciate classic designs and ideal for those passionate about British manufacturing and keeping these skills alive,...


Luxury, Style, Ethics: Introducing Our Made In The UK Bridal Collection

Ayten Roberts

Tags Ethical Lingerie, Made In Britain, UK Manufacturing

When you're planning the perfect, luxurious wedding, you want every detail to be opulent, right down to the underpinnings. So no bland lingerie for you - you want beautiful silk, English lace, and the confidence that everything has been hand made in the UK. Ayten Gasson's bridal range, exclusively at www.aytengasson.com uses oyster, champagne and ivory silks and laces, beautifully hand-crafted here in Britain into camisoles, bras, knickers and perfect for your trousseau. The designer carefully sources lace from vintage suppliers in the heart of the old British lace making industry, Nottingham, and new laces designed and made by Cluny,...


It's Day Four Of Our Lingerie Competition!

Ayten Roberts

Tags Competition, Ethical Lingerie

Ok, we're nearly there! It's day four of our Facebook competition where we ask you to help us name our five favourite ranges from the new collection, due to be released at the end of April.  Today's range is an elegant Peace Silk (cruelty free silk) long line bralet and side tie knicker set, trimmed with a 100% cotton vintage Nottingham lace. The two pieces feature ribbon ties, which compliment the vintage feel of the set, which is available in sizes small (8-10) medium (12) large (14-16) and curvaceous (18).  Our favourite suggestion will be announced on Wednesday 19th March,...


It's Day Three Of Our Lingerie Competition!

Ayten Roberts

Tags Competition, Ethical Lingerie

It's day three of our Facebook competition where we ask you to help us name our 5 favourite ranges from the new collection, due to be released at the end of April. Today's range is perfect for the eco conscious bride. This beautiful limited edition long line bralet and knicker set is made from Organic silk and trimmed with 100% cotton Nottingham lace which was produced in the 1960s! The mill that designed and produced this lace has since closed down, which makes this set even more special. The satin bows used to trim the bralet are by a UK...


Is Vegan Silk Really Vegan? What Should We Call Our Cruelty Free Silk?

Ayten Roberts

Tags Ethical Lingerie, Made In Britain

We were recently featured on Lori Smith's fantastic blog rarelywearslipstick.com. Lori had kindly reviewed the latest knicker from our Eco Lingerie collection, the Peace Silk And Vintage Lace Knicker. You can read Lori's review here: http://www.rarelywearslipstick.com/2014/01/review-ayten-gasson-peace-silk-knickers/ Though the review was positive, with Lori admiring the texture of the silk, the fit and the softness of the vintage lace, we were disappointed to read that some people were confused by the term "vegan silk" and questioned whether vegan silk could really be described as vegan if it was still produced by a silk worm. Even without the cruelty.  As described in our blog...