Posts Tagged ‘Knickers’

Exclusive Sneak Peek: Angela Friedman Fall/Winter 2014 Knickers

Angela Friedman Adrienne Ruffle Panties Sweet Nothings

I’m really, really, REALLY excited to share an early preview of two styles from Angela Friedman’s Fall/Winter 2014 Muse collection: the high-waist “Adrienne” ruffle panties and the “Laurel” ruffle bikini panties. Full disclosure right off the bat: I received these as a holiday present from Angela, because we’re buds and neighbors. She gave me two […] Read more…

Late Summer Wishlist

Marcie Cleo babydoll

As I’m making appointments to visit with brands at Curve NY to see the Spring/Summer 2014 collections, some of the Fall/Winter 2013 collections I saw in February are starting to trickle into stores!  I’m waiting on two new bras to come from Bravissimo (one to replace my beloved Starburst plunge, which popped a wire recently, […] Read more…

Sweet Nothing Du Jour: 4/11/13

Maxi brief by Sloggi, multipack.  Super hot, no?

I’m sorry y’all.  This is a super boring one.  It’s so boring.  I know, I know, my goal in life is to bring you the pretty things, but hello, my name is Sweets, I am wearing boring knickers today, and they feel INCREDIBLE: Okay, look, hear me out. I have this awesome dress, see? It […] Read more…

Brand Introduction: Freya

"Deco" molded plunge bra, available in blacke and beige as well as seasonal colors.  Sizes 28-38 B-GG (some exceptions).

For those of us who know our bra sizes better than our social security numbers, Freya is nothing new, but for many women, particularly in North America, who are just getting to know their full-bust sizes, Freya’s is the first friendly face they’ll meet.  While Freya may not be for everyone, I want to share […] Read more…

Clothing Your Curves: Suggestions for Fuller Bums, Part 2: Knickers Edition

"Phoenix Lights Garter Short" by ClareBare.  Black Bamboo Jersey, available in sizes S, M, L, or to custom measurements.

In addition to sharing their favorite clothes shopping secrets, my blog buddies all graciously got personal with me and shared some knicker preferences.  The incredible surge in lingerie brands and sizes in the last five years means that there are lots of choices in terms of styles (bikinis, hipsters, cheeky boyshorts, thongs, g-strings, high-waisted briefs, […] Read more…

Knickers in a Knot

Taylor Set by Freya, including plunge bra, strapless bra, brief, thong, suspender, and high-waisted short

I know it’s a little pretentious and anglophilic for an American blog, but we’re gonna go with “knickers” here at Sweet Nothings. “Panties” and “underpants” are just sad, and “brief” and “thong” and such describe specific styles, so “knickers” is going to be our catch-all term for rear-covering undergarments. I touched on some of the […] Read more…