Posts Tagged ‘Lingerie’

Sweets Goes Shopping: Derrière de Soie

While I was at my college reunion this weekend with Julia Lambert and many amazing friends, we dropped by Derrière de Soie, a relatively high-end lingerie shop on Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall. I decided to kick off a new feature of reviews of brick-and-mortar retailers. Ordering online gives you lots of choice, but there’s something to […] Read more…

Quick PSA

I’ve heard from many of the amazing ladies in my life that they’re interested in trying on certain brands, but are wary of the price or aren’t sure where to start.  Nordstrom is currently running its semi-annual sale, and some of my favorite lingerie brands are included in the sale, although some of the size […] Read more…

Quick Update, while the internet lasts

Time Warner Cable is toying with me, but while I briefly have internet connection, I wanted to let you know that I’ve updated the Lingerie Dictionary post to include a photo gallery that identifies all the different styles I reference in the text.  Enjoy! Read more…

Victoria’s Secret: A Rant

In middle and high school, I attended an all-girls Episcopal school. It was very small, everyone knew everyone, and at some point you were going to have had a sleepover with almost everyone else. Not at once, obviously, no one lived in a castle, but still. We got around. God, that still sounds wrong. Writing: […] Read more…

Panache Sports Bra

Building Your Personal Lingerie Wardrobe

So you’re getting to know your size, and you’re getting to know what’s out there in terms of styles. I’m sure you would LOVE it if I gave you a shopping list and sent you out to build a lingerie wardrobe, yes? Nah. Honestly, the kinds of bras and accessories you want to stock your […] Read more…

"Tiffany" basque by Masquerade, with detachable suspenders and straps

A Lingerie Dictionary

Okay! You know your size, or at least you know what to look for to determine a good fit, and you’re all empowered, and now you’re gonna do some window shopping online. And then you start reading, and there are all these crazy words, and you’re all “wtf is this madness?” No lie, lingerie can […] Read more…

Hello, Gorgeous

Hi. I’m blogging about underwear and baking. You’re welcome, Internet! So, look, I wanted to be a ballerina. I am probably the only little girl who ever wanted to be a ballerina ever ever ever in the history of the world, right? Sometimes in my dreams I am still an AMAZING ballerina, and when I […] Read more…

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