February 2013 archive

Lingerie Fashion Week Day 2: NaïS, Nevaeh and Rouge Seduire

(Note: There were multiple events on Saturday, and for ease of writing/reading I’ll break it up into two parts). The second day of LingerieFW featured two gallery presentations from four different designers, as well as a final runway show.  The first gallery presentation featured three designers: NaïS, Nevaeh, and Rouge Seduire, all designed and made in […] Read more…

Lingerie Fashion Week Day 1: FYI by Dani Read

Y’all, I never in a million years thought I’d ever be at a fashion show.  No way.  I like to think I have a strong sense of personal style (feminine, classic, structured, blah blah), but fashionable?  Not as such.  On the train on the way to Metropolitan Pavilion, I decided that everyone would A) judge, […] Read more…

LingerieFW/CurveNY: Sneak Peeks of Upcoming Seasons!

Paris, London, and Las Vegas have had their turn; now it’s New York City’s!  Lingerie Fashion Week kicks off tonight, followed by the Lingerie Collective and CurveNY, and I am thrilled to be attending all three events! The events are all different in nature, and all will showcase different designers, but it’s an opportunity for […] Read more…

Sweet Nothing Du Jour: 2/19/13

Freya’s sister Eveden brand Huit has been releasing unbelievably adorable tartan prints for small-to-average busts for a few seasons now, and I’ve been seething with jealousy, so I was thrilled when Erica previewed this Spring’s Totally Tartan bra from Freya, available in two different styles in two sets of sizes. For average-to-full busts, there’s a sassy […] Read more…

What YOU Can Do to Ensure a Good Bra Fitting Experience

When I laid out my personal ground rules for lingerie boutiques a few weeks ago, I was pleased to hear that many women, customers and store owners alike, agreed with me. One commenter, however, pointed out that I hadn’t mentioned at all that there were things the customer could do to ensure a good experience. […] Read more…

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