Posts Tagged ‘Strappy lingerie’

Wishlist: New Styles from Avocado Lingerie

Avocado Lingerie has really mastered the art of creating full bust lingerie styles that feel fresh and current and yet stand out in an increasingly competitive market. They’ve incorporated two major trends, the strappy bra and the high-apex bra, and with color, textiles, and extravagant details like elegant crossed back straps and statement embroidery, made […] Read more…

ASOS DESIGN Fuller Bust Harper Strappy Velvet Trim and Lace Underwire Bra, $35, 30-38 DD-HH (UK)

60 Fuller Bust Bras under $50

It’s hard to avoid talking about price when you’re looking at DD+ bras. It can feel unfair, if you’ve always worn A-DD cup sizes, that you have to pay more to get the quality, fit, and comfort you like in DD+ sizes. It’s important to remember, though, that by and large these prices aren’t arbitrary. […] Read more…

My Top 5 Lingerie Purchases of 2018

I was on hiatus in January of last year, so it’s been a while since I looked back at a year’s worth of lingerie purchases (although it was cool to revisit 2015 and 2016). I’m in the ridiculously fortunate position that I get to try a lot of lingerie risk-free, thanks to review samples or […] Read more…

Holiday Party Lingerie Sweet Nothings. (c) Tessa Flannery

Lingerie Looks for Holiday Parties: Underwear and Outerwear

I have had SO much fun planning this post, y’all! I’ve never devoted a ton of time/photography budget to “solution” pieces: nothing wrong with them, they’re just not what makes me excited about lingerie. It is, however, an undeniable fact that a lot of “special occasion” clothing merits specific undergarments, whether it’s strapless dresses, clinging […] Read more…

Sweet Nothings 2018 holiday: The Lady of Shalott. (c) Sylvie Rosokoff

Women of Prophecy: The Lady of Shalott

The Pre-Raphaelites loved the Lady of Shalott. Oh they loooooved her, couldn’t get enough of her, painted her multiple times, continually re-conceiving and reworking her story and image. Even Tennyson published two separate versions of his great poem, one in 1833 and one in 1842. The Lady of Shalott is loosely based in Arthurian legend […] Read more…

Sweet Nothings reviews Elomi Sachi Bra and Brief

Review: Elomi Sachi Bra and Full Brief

[Elomi generously provided this set for review. I was not compensated for this post, and all thoughts and opinions are my own.] One of the best full bust/plus size lingerie sets of the last five years? Yes. A unique take on an increasingly ubiquitous trend? Yes. Incredibly comfortable and well-fitting? Yes. Available in black as […] Read more…

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