Posts Tagged ‘Gossard’

Bravissimo Flo Bra, 28-38 DD-J

Where to Find Minimalist Bras for Fuller Busts

When I first started writing Sweet Nothings, most of the bras in this post would have been at the very bottom of my wishlist. I was so starved for glamour and color and lace and frills and whimsy that I wanted nothing to do with what I perceived as “boring” minimalist bras. I wanted hyper-femme […] 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…

Dottie's Delights Mucha Ballet Soft Bralette (32 A-DD, 34 A-D, 36 A-C), Garter Belt (XS-3X), Panty (XS-XXL)

Holiday Gift Guide: Lingerie Inspired by Irene Adler

Yesterday I shared photos inspired by the elegant, resourceful Irene Adler from the original Sherlock Holmes story “A Scandal in Bohemia”. I had so much fun thinking about the story and how I could use pieces from some of my favorite contemporary independent designers to evoke the cosmopolitan, artistic, and passionate world of the opera singer who […] Read more…

Vamp High-Waist Panties by Toad Lillie

The Ones That Got Away: Lingerie I Wish I’d Bought

The Lingerie Addict recently ran a great piece about lingerie purchases she wishes she’d made, and I enjoyed reading it so much I thought I’d share my own! Since becoming interested in lingerie I’ve slowly learned to think about the kind of lingerie “wardrobe” I’d like to curate for myself over time (I’m wayyy more particular […] Read more…

Lilly by Lepel, $40. 30-38 B-G.

Full-Bust on a Budget: My Favorite Bras For $49 or Less

The more bras I’ve had the chance to buy, the more I’ve become aware of the relationship between price, fit, design, and quality. The general rule of thumb is that you can usually get 2 or 3 of those characteristics together in one bra, but not all four: you might love the price, fit, and design […] Read more…

Spring/Summer 2014: Yellow and Green

CurveNY Spring/Summer 2014 Trend Report: Colors

I got to see so, so much lingerie at Curve! It was wonderful, and I love seeing what my favorite brands have in store for upcoming seasons, and what new brands just might become my new favorites (hint: probably Sunday Intimates), but it’s then kind of hard to go back and process everything! So I’m […] Read more…