Posts Tagged ‘Valentine’s Day’

Sweet Nothings reviews Bluebella Delta Bodysuit. Photo (c) Michi Rezin.

Review: MORE by Bluebella Delta Bodysuit

[Bluebella generously provided this piece for review. I was not compensated for this post, and all thoughts and opinions are my own.] While the full-bust lingerie market is vastly larger and more accessible than it was when I first started hunting for beautiful, well-fitting bras in D+ sizes back in, oh, 2008, the UK lingerie […] Read more…

Light and Shadow: Boudoir Inspiration from Lillian Bassman and Dear Scarlett. Model: Sweet Nothings, Photo: Studio Rezin

Light and Shadow: Boudoir Inspiration from Lillian Bassman and Dear Scarlett

[Disclosure: this post is sponsored by Dear Scarlett.] I first wrote about Lillian Bassman back in 2013, and my feelings about her work have only grown fonder. A 20th-century photographer who nearly single-handedly created the lingerie editorial, her photographs are still remarkable today for their beauty and intimacy. I particularly love their centering of the subject’s experience and […] Read more…

Sweet Nothings reviews Bravissimo Lola Luxe Basque in Scarlet

Review: Lola Luxe Scarlet by Bravissimo

OBVIOUSLY I was going to buy this one the minute it was released. How could I not? Do you see my site artwork up there in the header? It’s LIKE THIS LINGERIE WAS MADE JUST FOR ME. Note: I purchased this set with my own money under my real name. Bravissimo is unaffiliated with this review. […] Read more…

Sweet Nothings Chocolate Hazelnut Nutella Torte

Nutella Torte

So this only involves the best ingredients ever, and y’all, thank goodness it’s so rich, because I desperately wanted to eat the whole thing and yet managed to restrain myself. Chocolate and Valentine’s Day will always go hand-in-hand to me, but there’s obviously no need to restrict this to one day a year: Nutella cake […] Read more…

Isla Bra by Just Peachy, $31. 30-38 DD-G.

Sweet Treats: Valentine’s Day Lingerie

Another year, another Valentine’s Day during which Sweets is single, another year where she doesn’t especially fucking care, because there is pretty lingerie out there that she is happy to buy for HERSELF, thank you. Seriously, Valentine’s Day can be a polarizing holiday (and a stressful one: be in a relationship at all costs, make […] Read more…

Harlow & Fox Anastasia Kimono

Completely Bare Market: A Pre-Valentine’s Pop-Up in NYC

If you’ve ever wanted the chance to see Harlow & Fox, Angela Friedman, Evgenia Lingerie and other exciting lingerie brands in person, your chance is coming up! From February 6-8 New York City will play host to the Completely Bare Market, a pop-up featuring seventeen different lingerie and lifestyle brands. It’s an amazing opportunity to […] Read more…

Bittersweet Chocolate Pudding

Bittersweet Chocolate Pudding

I really think February is just the worst month.  I know it’s a short one, but it drags on FOREVER.  In the Northern Hemisphere it’s still cold and dark, and this year has been particularly full of ice and wet and slush and snow and also the COLD, goodness gracious.  The major holidays are over, […] Read more…