Welcome to our new site

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our brand new eCommerce site, and also our new blog, which will be updated regularly to keep you up to date with the latest news and special offers. Our new site has been developed with our customers in mind, and as a result of this you’ll find an easy to use website with effective search facilities and an efficient checkout process. We really hope you enjoy having a look around the new site – we will be constantly adding new products... Read More

Funny-Books-About-Pants-World-Book-Day 01/03/2017

8 Funny Books About Pants for World Book Day!

Happy World Book Day! And Happy 20th Anniversary to the World Book Day crew! What an achievement that this UNESCO recognised holiday is now celebrated in 100 countries around the world. We love a good book here at Utility Bear Towers. Some of the best books we know feature grizzlies… from The Jungle Book to Goldilocks. Classics. But we spend most of our time these days nose-deep in designer fashion look books. So, as we are the purveyors of all that is great in the designer underwear world, we thought... Read More


Loungewear Gets Sexy

We say loungewear, you say… comfy? Lazy? Sunday spent at home? What you probably don’t say is “latest celeb fashion trend.” However since back in 2012, celebrities have been bucking the trend and bringing the indoors outdoors, making pyjamas and loungewear a legitimate fashion statement. Of course, only certain brands, styles and patterns make it to the “acceptable outside” list, and obviously we stock them all here at! Lounge Pants Miranda Kerr is just one of many celebs making a statement in comfy pants – from the quirky patterns to... Read More

Our 10 Favourite Celeb Underwear Quotes

We look to celebrities for advice on everything from what they’re eating to the latest exercise craze, even when we shouldn’t. But here at UtilityBear we’re only interested in underwear, of the designer kind. So we wondered what some of our favourite celebrities thought about undergarments in general. Here’s our Top Ten Favourite Celebrity Underwear quotes: Jamie Dornan hails from Northern Ireland. So do we. Coincidence? We think not: Jamie used to date our favourite “Friend” many moons ago. But we defy him, or anyone, to make underwear look good... Read More

Favourite-Underwear-Blogs 19/09/2016

Our Five Favourite Underwear Blogs

At Utility Bear we try hard to not only curate the best of designer underwear from around the world, but to bring you something more. Here on our blog, we want to show you the latest styles, share our advice and tips, provide helpful gift and sizing guides, and just be all-round helpful little bears! But we also have a few places we look to for our own advice and inspiration. So let us share with you our Five Favourite Underwear Blogs that we love on the Interwebs!   1 The... Read More


Top Iconic Underwear Moments

At, our cubs are forever hunting the globe to find the latest and greatest in designer underwear, lingerie and accessories for you Grizzlies and Lady Bears worldwide. So it’s safe to say, we know a thing or two about undies. But sometimes we like to take a break from the hard work of making bear-angels on our designer-goodies-covered-stockroom floor and have some fun. Today, we’re counting down our favourite pop culture underwear moments, that have made it to icon status in the last 100 years…   1955: The ultimate... Read More


8 Fun Facts for National Underwear Day

Happy National Underwear Day! The day dedicated to all things undies. Underwear: the first thing we put on in the morning and the last thing we take off at night. They support us, flatter us, protect us and comfort us. No wonder underwear is our favourite here at! So in honour of this most fun of national holidays, and to celebrate a host of new designer underwear stock lines on our website, we wanted to bring you some of our favourite fun facts about everyone’s favourite “smalls”…   Married People... Read More

The Power of Calvin Klein

It’s ironic that the same brand who promoted “going commando” in a nothing-comes-between-me-and-my-calvins jeans advert would became the same brand to make designer underwear the fashion norm a mere two years later. Ironic, or just plain brilliant. That is the power of Calvin Klein. And we’re buzzing to announce that this iconic brand has landed at Utility Bear! The History of Calvin Klein With just one image (of Olympic pole-vaulter Tomás Hintnaus in Santorini) Calvin Klein thrust the traditional Y-front underwear from a boring clothing necessity to a fashion must-have of iconic... Read More


Nylon Stockings – A Fun History Lesson

Happy Nylon Stockings Day! Wondering why there is even an unofficial holiday dedicated to such a thing? Wonder no more! As grizzly purveyors of all that is good in the underwear, loungewear and accessory worlds, we bears happen to a know a thing or two about good leg coverings… Aristoc Stockings and Tights Our current brand buddies, Aristoc, appear on our site in both Sensuous stockings and traditional tight form. Trends come and go, but with accessories, hosiery has stayed a firm favourite from the old to the young. It wasn’t always... Read More

how-to-choose-socks-running 28/04/2016

Best Socks For Running

It’s Marathon Season! We’ve just had the Lion Foundation Marathon in New Zealand and the London Marathon in the UK, but next month (June) is a veritable marathon-lover’s paradise. From the Harmony Geneva in Switzerland, to the Maastricht in Belgium, from the Great Wall Marathon in China to the Rio Marathon in Brazil, next month will see runners across the globe take to the streets for their ultimate personal running challenge. We’re urging grizzlies around the globe to remember their feet when it comes to prepping for one of the... Read More