Dressing For Every Body
Posted on 24 Oct 2019

Clonezone Brand Manager Topher explains how to feel and dress ‘sexy’, whatever your body size...


Hello, Midlands Zone readers! For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Topher and I work for Clonezone, a company that’s known for its sexy gear, toys and fetish accessories. I’m endlessly frustrated by the underwear imagery with which we get provided, featuring hairless models with flat stomachs and flawless caucasian skin. I get really tired of it, so I’m always asking our gorgeous customers - and colleagues! - to send us selfies in which they’re wearing gear from our stores and events.

One of our customers’ main concerns when purchasing ‘sexy’ clothing from us (and one of the questions I’m most frequently asked) is: How is it going to look on me? 


For those of us (myself included) with soft mid-sections, it can be a worry when buying products with elasticated waistbands - especially those tailored by some underwear brands. I think a lot of it comes down to the fact that we’re not all that familiar with seeing a little bit of muffin top. Personally, I think it’s sexy. ‘Gorgeous’ comes in all shapes, sizes and colours, and I think it’s about time we actually embraced that truth.

Yes, most of our gear is skimpy - it always has been - but that doesn’t mean that your options should be limited or  your self-worth negatively affected by what’s represented in editorial advertising. I mean, some people look fabulous a certain way and some don’t - but you don’t know if you don’t try. You’re always welcome to come into a Clonezone store and work alongside our staff to try on gear until you find the right fit for you. 


Lots of people are intimidated by the idea of wearing materials such as leather, latex, neoprene, PVC or even ‘wet look’ fabrics, as they feel that you need a firm, toned body to pull it off. You don’t. One of the fabulous things about these sumptuous fabrics is that they help to lift, sculpt and sometimes smooth out your skin. You also don’t need to be hairless, so embrace your fur if you have it. It will only take a quick scan of our social-media feeds to see shining examples of all different types of people wearing our fashions and fetish items… and not just cis men. 

Anyway, what I’m saying is, please don’t let insecurities about your shape stop you from exploring the gear available at Clonezone. We have a company of well-trained staff who will be only too happy to assist you in finding gear that not only helps you to look good but, more importantly, to feel good.


If you have any questions or want some advice, feel free to reach out to Topher at @HelloIAmTopher or topher@tophertaylor.co.uk

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