She had to whip into a nearby branch of Office Shoes to re-adjust her skirt and hide her modesty.Konnie emerged moments later looking more presentable but a little sheepish.
She had achieved her ambition to overtake Valerie Singleton as the longest serving female presenter of the flagship BBC children's programme Blue Peter and was now ready for a fresh challenge.
'Life in Blue Peter's world is always presented as happy, positive and fun. I could never commit to anything, such as going to a friend's wedding, or planning a holiday, because I was always being sent off somewhere at the last moment. Hopefully, it looks as if it is going to pay off.' Konnie on one of her Blue Peter assignments So far this year, Konnie has spent a week roughing it in Afghanistan to present an appeal to help the innocent victims of war, fronted a BBC documentary called When Beauty Goes Wrong about disastrous cosmetic treatments, and a Channel Five show about animals, called Zoo Days.
It's an adventure that you have to make the kids believe they want to join in. Last week, she took over from model Jodie Kidd to host Channel 4's Red Bull Air Race.
Yummy mummy Konnie Huq has clearly got a tried and tested style when it comes to a night out with her husband, which consists of a mini dress (be it red, cream or classic black), a clutch bag and her favourite peep toe platform pumps.
Look closely and you'll notice that she's sported these shoes on several occasions.