Posts Tagged ‘Parfait’

Elomi Megan Longline Bra

Pretty D+ Bras for Spring

Now that April is here, and my thoughts are turning to Spring cleaning, brighter days, warmer temperatures, and budding flowers, I’m beginning to cast a stern and appraising eye at my lingerie drawer. I’ve got some bras that are pushing two years old, and they are TIRED. I had a little surplus money in my […] Read more…

Parfait at Lingerie Fashion Week

Lingerie Fashion Week F/W 2014 Day 3: Affinitas & Parfait

It’s become something of a tradition for Affinitas & Parfait to present the closing runway show of Lingerie Fashion Week.  It’s pretty fun seeing them on the runway: both brands make creative twists on classic shapes and styles at incredibly accessible price points.  While I enjoy seeing the unusual or outlandish (like last year’s Rococo […] Read more…

Affinitas Intimates at Lingerie Fashion Week

Lingerie Fashion Week and the Fall/Winter 2014 Trade Shows

It’s that time again: Lingerie Fashion Week returns this week to preview the upcoming Fall/Winter 2014 collections!  The fun begins tomorrow night with the opening runway show from Bradelis New York and continues through Saturday, with a closing runway show from Affinitas and Parfait.  This season moves to a new venue and features more designers than […] Read more…

"Jasmine" in Animal Print. Sizes 30-38 D-K (UK), matching brief sizes XS-XXXL

Feeling Frisky: Beautiful Animal-Print Lingerie

I may be alone in this sentiment, but animal prints in fashion don’t generally light my fire.  Leopard-print trench coats?  Pass.  Snake-print shoes?  Pass.  Tiger-striped scarves?  Pass.  Animal-print lingerie usually irritates me too: it can be a lazy design default for some mass-market brands, as though one of the higher-ups said “well, we’ve done white, […] Read more…

Figleaves Boudoir Tease

Holiday Gift Guide: Lingerie Picks for Full Busts

You guys, I can’t even hold it back: New York City is breaking out the holiday decorations ahead of the parade, I’ve got my King’s College Cambridge Christmas Carols on shuffle, and it’s making me feel SO FESTIVE, and now we need to pick out our favorite holiday lingerie.  Yes, yes we do.  My goal […] Read more…

Spring/Summer 2014: Yellow and Green

CurveNY Spring/Summer 2014 Trend Report: Colors

I got to see so, so much lingerie at Curve! It was wonderful, and I love seeing what my favorite brands have in store for upcoming seasons, and what new brands just might become my new favorites (hint: probably Sunday Intimates), but it’s then kind of hard to go back and process everything! So I’m […] Read more…

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