Posts Tagged ‘independent designer’

Sweet Nothings x Kimtimates Enigma Collection. Photo: Studio Rezin

Introducing Kimtimates: The Enigma Collection

Welcome back to my interview series with plus size/full-bust intimates designer Kim Hamilton! If you missed Part I, do check it out here. Today’s interview focuses exclusively on Kim’s graduate project, The Enigma Collection, and as luck would have it, I’m very close to her sample size, so Kim generously let me try it out […] Read more…

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A Lingerie Tea Party, and Some Thoughts on Visibility

A special weekend post to announce that I collaborated with a phenomenal group of independent brands and bloggers on a project that has been published on The Lingerie Addict! ‘Lingerie is for Everyone to Enjoy’: A Lingerie Bloggers Tea Party  Cora, the founder of The Lingerie Addict, has been leading  a lot of discussions, both on her blog and […] Read more…

La Lilouche Bridget Bralette (XS-XL) and Mid-Rise Suspender Knicker (XS-XXL)

Sweet Nothing Du Jour 11/16/15: New Collections from LaLilouche

LaLilouche is one of my favorite independent and luxury lingerie brands. Designer Liya plays so beautifully with form and embellishment to create elegant pieces that combine traditional lingerie forms, like sheer tulle bralettes and silk suspender knickers, with more relaxed, casual loungewear elements like hoodies and boxers. Best of all, since most pieces are made to […] Read more…

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New for 2015: 6 Exciting New Full-Bust Brands Debut

Remember how in January of 2013 I was unbelievably excited about the launch of Tutti Rouge? A lot of that excitement was because at the time, it felt like Freya, Fantasie, and Panache (and increasingly, Curvy Kate) were the only players in the full-bust game, and then along came this unabashedly cute, almost kitschy, independent brand with a strongly […] 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 seasonal colorway with orange-and-chocolate cupcakes here, but I […] 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…

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