October 2014 archive

Figleaves Boudoir Illicite Bra, Suspender, and Brief. Bra sizes 30-36 B-G, accessories in sizes 8-16 (UK).

Sweet Nothing Du Jour 10/20/14: Figleaves Boudoir Illicite Collection

Good grief, Figleaves has seriously been on FIRE lately. One of my favorite lingerie e-retailers, I continue to be impressed with both their buyers and their in-house designers. Not only are they stocking some of my absolute favorite brands’ best full-bust styles for this season (check out Cleo’s Jolie, Sculptresse’s Paradise, Fantasie’s Ivana, Freya’s Deco […] Read more…

Sweet Nothings reviews Miss Mandalay Amelie

Review: Miss Mandalay Amelie

Oh Amelie, I’ve loved you so long. Amelie is one of Miss Mandalay’s classic ranges (most of which I covered in this post), and it was one of the first really, really beautiful DD+ collections I ever saw, the day I discovered Bravissimo. I paired the phenomenal Paprika┬áseasonal colorway with orange-and-chocolate cupcakes here, but I […] Read more…

Dairy-Free Chocolate Sherbet Recipe

Dairy-Free Chocolate Sherbet

So, as we all know, I’m sure, the difference between sherbet and sorbet is that sherbet contains dairy (usually milk, not cream) and sorbet does not. Sherbet and ice cream differ in that classic French ice cream contains cream and egg yolks. Now that we are all on the same page, I offer my sincere […] Read more…