Posts Tagged ‘Affinitas’

Meng Burgundy and Red Silk Kaftan

Holiday Lingerie Gift Guide Inspired by Persephone

The juxtaposition of light and darkness in the Persephone myth opens up some great opportunities for interpretation via your lingerie drawer. In compiling this gift guide I pulled designs in keeping with a few different themes: light surrounded by darkness (or darkness interrupted by light), traditionally sweet styles with unexpectedly more hardcore elements, and of […] Read more…

Sweet Nothing Du Jour 4/15/16: Fortuna Femme

What happens when two fab lingerie bloggers with a passion for vintage clothing and pinup styling also share a commitment to representation and inclusivity in the lingerie industry? You get Fortuna Femme, a brand-new pin-up boutique created by Jessica DiLullo and Amandea Lea that just launched today to provide vintage-style lovers with period-appropriate underpinnings. Not only […] Read more…

Sweet Nothings CurveNY Trend Report FW2015- Blue: Clockwise from top left: Freya 'Deco Delight', Elomi 'Bijou', Huit 'Pure Color', Curvy Kate 'Portia', Claudette 'Dessous', Tutti Rouge 'Nichole', Claudette 'Darling', Fantasie 'Allegra', Dear Bowie 'Brigitte' Robe

CurveNY Trend Report: Fall/Winter 2015

Other titles I thought of for this post: Curve NY Trend Report: Everyone’s Blue Period CurveNY Trend Report: A Case of the Blues CurveNY Trend Report: Singing the Blues etc., etc., because DAYUM, y’all, did you all read the same trend report? Was this planned? Is there some strange designer mind-meld in the works? Is […] Read more…

Affinitas and Parfait Giveaway Winners

Congratulations to Mary, Piggie, and Erica Kempf, winners of the Affinitas/Parfait A/W 2014 holiday giveaway! All three winners have already been contacted, and they have until Monday to confirm acceptance of their prizes. Thank you all again for entering, and I wish you all a safe, happy, and joyful holiday season. Xoxo, Sweets Read more…

Sweet Nothings Holiday Giveaway- Parfait and Affinitas

A Holiday Giveaway: Affinitas and Parfait A/W 14 Styles

  In addition to sending me the adorable red/black/polka dotted Kitty set I reviewed yesterday, I am so pleased to announce that Affinitas and Parfait are generously giving away three sets of lingerie from the Fall/Winter collection to readers of Sweet Nothings! I will draw three winners, and each winner can pick one two-piece set (for example, […] Read more…

v=Cougar Silk Tulle Triangle Bra (£94) (S, M, L), Silk Tulle Tassel Corset Back Knicker (£94) (XS-XL), and Tassel Suspenders (£89) (S, M, L) by Damaris

Holiday Gifts- Lingerie Inspired by The Nutcracker

Yes, I staged yesterday’s Sugar Plum Fairy editorial mostly so I could say “Kingdom of Sweets” multiple times in all seriousness. Also, y’all, apparently it’s cool among adult dancers to roll their eyes and go “oh, the Nutcracker, I’m so sick of the Nutcracker”, and I’m sorry but NOPE. The Nutcracker is awesome. Julia Lambert and […] Read more…

Parfait at Lingerie Fashion Week

Lingerie Fashion Week F/W 2014 Day 3: Affinitas & Parfait

It’s become something of a tradition for Affinitas & Parfait to present the closing runway show of Lingerie Fashion Week.  It’s pretty fun seeing them on the runway: both brands make creative twists on classic shapes and styles at incredibly accessible price points.  While I enjoy seeing the unusual or outlandish (like last year’s Rococo […] Read more…

Affinitas Intimates at Lingerie Fashion Week

Lingerie Fashion Week and the Fall/Winter 2014 Trade Shows

It’s that time again: Lingerie Fashion Week returns this week to preview the upcoming Fall/Winter 2014 collections!  The fun begins tomorrow night with the opening runway show from Bradelis New York and continues through Saturday, with a closing runway show from Affinitas and Parfait.  This season moves to a new venue and features more designers than […] Read more…

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