Posts Tagged ‘lingerie francaise’

Sweet Nothings wears Empreinte Ashley. Photo (c) Sylvie Rosokoff

Review: Empreinte Ashley Full Cup Bra and Briefs

[Empreinte generously provided this set for review. I was not compensated for this post, and all thoughts and opinions are my own.] This collection was one of the standout sets from the Spring/Summer 2019 trade shows. Empreinte is a French lingerie brand known for their classic shapes and intricate embroidery, but this collection is a […] Read more…

Harlow & Fox Octavia Kimono

My Top 5 Lingerie Purchases of 2016

I had a good time doing this roundup last January for 2015, and I thought it would be interesting to do it for 2016 as well! As I mentioned in last year’s post, often what I share on Sweet Nothings in the form of editorials and reviews doesn’t perfectly reflect my personal shopping habits. I’m really […] Read more…

Sweet Nothings reviews Simone Perele Revelation + Cervin Boetie Suspender Belt and Charleston Silk Stockings

Review: Simone Pérèle Revelation + Cervin Charleston Stockings and Boétie Suspender Belt

Let’s take a quick trip to France, shall we? (Sigh. If only.) [Disclosure: Simone Pérèle generously provided the Revelation bra for review. Cervin generously provided the Boétie suspender belt and Charleston silk stockings for review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.] You may have noticed that my lingerie purchases tend to HEAVILY favor UK-based brands, […] Read more…

Corsets by Chantelle, late 19th century

Lingerie Française Traveling Exhibition

I don’t know what’s in the air, but all of a sudden there seems to be a huge surge of interest in undergarments of the past, particularly beginning with the 19th century. From the Behind the Seams exhibition in Paris to the archival pieces Triumph brought with them for their USA launch party, there have […] Read more…