Posts Tagged ‘karolina laskowska’

The Sweet Nothings Holiday Edit- The Sleeping Beauty. Lingerie by Claudette, LaLilouche, Stockingirl, photo by Lydia Hudgens, flowers by Mimosa Floral.

My Favorites: Brands and Bras Edition

Continuing on Monday’s theme, today I’m going to talk about some of my favorite full-bust brands, then some of my favorite individual full-bust bras, and then share some of my favorite treasures from my lingerie collection. This is so fun! I love talking about myself! I should start a blog! My Favorite Full Bust Brands Again, […] Read more…

Queen of Suburbia Bridget High-Neck Bra

Lingerie for Smaller Busts: New and Improved

One of my most popular posts of all time is the Lingerie for Smaller Busts post I wrote way back in 2012, and it’s a great example of how quickly things change in the lingerie industry, because several of the brands I recommended then don’t even exist anymore! I thought it was high time to publish […] Read more…

Sweet Nothings for Bluestockings Boutique, wearing Bettie Page Lingerie. Photo (c) Michi Rezin

Happy Anniversary to Bluestockings Boutique: Celebrating Ethically Made Lingerie

[Today’s post is sponsored by Bluestockings Boutique, an online lingerie boutique specifically focused on serving the LGBTQIA+ community.] I am so excited to partner with Bluestockings Boutique to celebrate their second anniversary! Lingerie retail is hugely challenging at the best of times, but it’s much harder, as founder Jeanna Kadlec has written about in her blog, when […] Read more…

she and reverie Spellbound gown

Holiday Lingerie Gift Guide Inspired by Psyche

When it comes to channeling the Psyche myth via your lingerie collection, as far as I’m concerned, it’s all about that lace. Not only is it a delicate and romantic textile, but it also has both bridal and funereal connotations that feel appropriate for her story. I especially like sets that feature hints of shimmer or […] Read more…

'Sweet Nothings' babydoll, ouvert knicker, and choker by Karolina Laskowska. Photo: Michi Rezin

Women of Myth: Psyche

[Some images in this post are NSFW] Many of the fairy tales and legends we know and love today trace their roots back to the myth of Psyche and Eros (Cupid). The most notable example is Beauty and the Beast, though elements of Psyche’s story appear in the Grimm Brothers’ Cinderella (the impossible task of sorting seeds, […] Read more…

Chenonceau y'all

What I’m Reading this Week

I haven’t shared a link roundup in a while, but as we head further into the heat and humidity of August (at least in NYC, y’all this weather is my personal nightmare), I thought it might be fun to share some good stuff to browse while we’re huddled desperately in front of the air conditioner. […] Read more…

Iced Ivory Peignoir by Flora Nikrooz ($125) and Lace Boudoir Robe by Fleur Wood ($250), both via Anthropologie

Holiday Gifts- Lingerie Inspired by Swan Lake

While I only styled Odile, the Black Swan, for yesterday’s editorial, I thought it would be fun to find pieces to suit your mood when you’re feeling like Odette, the White Swan, as well. This list is pretty much an I’ll-take-one-of-everything-thanks kind of list for me personally– what do you think? Also I made this joke […] Read more…