October 2013 archive

Panache Jasmine Navy Floral bra

You’re the One that I Want: Having a Favorite Bra

As I’ve been chatting with fit clients and potential fit clients over the last few months, and speaking with brand representatives at trade shows, I’ve been reminded of how differently some women approach their lingerie choices.  Some learn that they’ve been wearing the wrong size, and once they’re in the right size they just want […] Read more…

"Obsession" Lace Bra, Brief, and Suspender Belt by Nevaeh Intimates Fall/Winter 2013

A Fashion Week Favorite: Nevaeh Intimates

Today I want to take a more in-depth look at one of my favorite designers from the last two seasons of Lingerie Fashion Week: Melissa Franchi, creator of Nevaeh Intimates.  I had the opportunity earlier this month to see the collections in person, and it only made me fall in love with them a little […] Read more…

Mademoiselle Bra Bravissimo Black Red

Sweet Nothing Du Jour 10/18/13: Bravissimo’s “Mademoiselle”

Bravissimo released a few preview styles from their Winter collection this week.  The lovely “Envy”, a great new basic from Panache, which is based on super-popular and beloved-by-Sweets “Jasmine” style, is finally available, and I immediately added it to my wishlist in both colors.  Bravissimo also continue to knock it out of the park with […] Read more…

Nutella Swirl Bread

Nutella Swirl Bread

I’ve had the idea for this bread brewing in the back of my mind for MONTHS.  I stopped at a coffee shop in Grand Central one morning a while back to get a cup of decaf, because I live life on the edge, and the bakery display case had slices of a pound-cake-like something labeled […] Read more…

Claudette SS14 Collection Fishnet Dessous Odette Bardot

CurveNY Preview: Claudette’s Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

One of my favorite appointments at CurveNY is stopping by the Claudette booth to talk with Robin Levitt and Bok Goodall.  Since their launch in 2011 Claudette has become a major industry player, all the while maintaining the unique voice of an independent brand.  Claudette bras are available at big stores like ASOS, Bare Necessities, Urban […] Read more…

The Mai Body by All Undone (coming soon for Winter 2013)

All Undone Debuts! Luxury Lingerie in DD-GG cup sizes

It’s finally here!  After several months of anticipation (at least from me), All Undone Lingerie’s e-commerce site has gone live! In case you missed it, Miss Underpinnings and Invest in Your Chest gave us some amazing sneak peeks of the chic, beautiful DD+ brand, and now the first few pieces (bras, briefs, thongs, and suspenders) […] Read more…