Posts tagged "lingerie"

Frisky Q&A: Secrets In Lace Co-Founder Daniel Whitsett On Classic Looks, Body Positivity & Vintage Style Icons

Lingerie brand Secrets In Lace turns back the clock to a time when lingerie was beautifully made to last. The brand is the world’s largest seller of 100% nylon stockings, which are manufactured on the same machines once used to make the high-quality stockings of the 1950’s. Secrets In Lace also sells garter belts, bullet bras,…

By: Claire Hannum / November 21, 2014

This Vintage Pin-Up Runway Show Is The Stuff Fashion Dreams Are Made Of

This year’s Lingerie Fashion Week in New York coincided with the 75th anniversary of the invention of nylon stockings, and the pin-up inspired lingerie line Secrets In Lace celebrated with a vintage runway show and burlesque performance. From the sounds of it, the show was the kind of fashion celebration vintage dreams are made of — models walked the…

By: Claire Hannum / November 8, 2014

Panty-Of-The-Month Club [Enclosed] Revives Your Lingerie Drawer

There’s Julep for nail polish and BirchBox for beauty goodies. So it figures there’s a subscription of-the-month club for frilly underthings, too. It’s called [Enclosed] and you (or a manfriend who is otherwise terrible about picking out knickers) choose the size and style preference and they customize a different pair of panties to send every…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 23, 2014

Been There, Bra-ed That: The Trials Of Finding The Right Bra

I’m the kind of girl who wears a bra all the time.  I haven’t gone completely bra-less since 1993. My version of going bra-less is a bralet under a shelf bra, with my arms folded, propped upon a pillow as I watch Netflix Sunday mornings. Unless I bring my pair to the party, good luck…

By: Sophie Leon / August 20, 2014

Designer Spotlight: Be A Diva In Vintage-Inspired Nylon Stockings

Nylon stockings have an impressive history in the United States, dating back to 1939. Making a debut at the New York World’s Fair, affordable, durable, and sheer nylon stockings quickly gained popularity in the early 1940s before being rationed during WWII. Post-war “nylon riots” ensued when droves of stocking-deprived women descended upon the product’s retur…

By: Sophie Leon / August 7, 2014

Happy National Underwear Day! If Panties Could Talk, What Would They Say?

It’s National Underwear Day! (Yes, it’s a thing.) In honor of this obscure holiday, let’s all take a moment to appreciate our panties. Reflect for a moment about the pair you put on this morning, and say thank you. Thank you, panties, for getting us through the good times and the bad. Week after week, they’ve covered our cracks,…

By: Sophie Leon / August 5, 2014

Sink Your Teeth Into A Big, Juicy Peach Butt

Two of my favorite things in this whole world are peaches and butts. Put those two together, and you have the greatest lovechild of all time, not including Blue Ivy Carter. So what is a peach butt, you ask?

By: Katie Oldenburg / July 31, 2014

These Undies Were Made Specially For Your Period

Three forward-thinking women have put their heads together to create the ultimate in lingerie — pretty, stain-resistant underwear meant to help you survive your period without ruined clothes and embarrassing moments. Why didn’t anyone come up with this sooner!?

The panties are called THINX, and they’re the brain child of twin sisters Radha…

By: Claire Hannum / July 15, 2014

With These Panties, Ryan Gosling Will Finally Be Where He Belongs

You know, right up against my vag. (There’s also a crotchless version!)  [$45, Etsy via Nerve]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 12, 2014

How It Went: A Play-By-Play Of My First-Ever Boudoir Photo Shoot

I’ve always considered myself a very open, sexually confident person, but on the morning of my first-ever boudoir photo shoot, I was anything but. At 8 a.m., I woke up feeling exhausted and bloated (a combination of the previous night’s salt intake and a present from the PMS fairy), and had an hour-and-a-half to pull…

By: Katie Oldenburg / May 6, 2014

Frisky Q&A: Award-Winning Boudoir Photographer Angelica Roberts Talks Photoshoot Tips, Common Questions

After meeting internationally-known, award-winning boudoir photographer Angelica Roberts at this year’s Lingerie Fashion Week, we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to pick her brain about her job and learn more about what’s involved in a boudoir shoot. What if I’m bloated from my period? Can you make me look slimmer? How do I prepare for

By: Katie Oldenburg / April 14, 2014

Lingerie Style Inspiration: Shakira’s Sexy Red Corset Dress From The ACM Awards

Out of all the gorgeous gowns I saw on the red carpet and on stage at last night’s ACM Awards, the Kristian Aadnevik corset dress Shakira wore to perform “Medicine” with Blake Shelton was my absolute favorite. My reaction to it was a combination of “Oh my God she looks amazing,” and “Oh my God I want to be wearing…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 7, 2014

Jessica Paré Strips Down For Esquire — Plus, Sexy Easter Outfits That Will Get You Kicked Out Of Church

“Mad Men'”s Jessica Paré bares her lovely teeth in the April issue of Esquire. [Page Six]
Easter is coming up … which means Cadbury Creme Eggs and bunny-themed lingerie. Definitely not church appropriate. [Mommyish]
Eating duck embryos for dinner and other things that have killed men’s boners. [Your Tango]
When you…

By: Ami Angelowicz / March 25, 2014

Louisiana Lingerie Store Is Now Accepting Food Stamps For Edible Underwear

Kiss My Lingerie, a specialty adult shop in Gonzales, Louisiana, has posted a sign on it’s door indicating that it accepts most credit cards and EBT cards, which is federal-issued card for welfare and food stamps. The owner of the store says she began accepting EBT cards, better known as Louisiana Purchase cards, eight month…

By: Ami Angelowicz / March 13, 2014

Ask A Boudoir Photographer: How Do I Find The Right Lingerie For My Body Type?

If given the option, many of us would wear sexy, serious lingerie … if we could just find something reasonably priced and uncomplicated, that didn’t make us feel  like a strangled sausage with ruffles.

Marissa Boucher, founder and owner of The Boudoir Divas, one of the largest boudoir photography sites in the country, truly believe…

By: The Frisky / March 6, 2014

This App Uses Boob Selfies To Find Your Perfect Bra Size And It Just Might Be Brilliant

Sick of those bra “fit specialists” at the department store trying to measure your boobs every time you walk into the dressing room? The app ThirdLove will help you find your bra size at home, by yourself, using selfies! Stemming from the online bra store of the same name, the app asks that users take a…

By: Claire Hannum / March 4, 2014

Lingerie Fashion Week: Affinitas & Parfait

Big-busted ladies rejoice! This year’s Lingerie Fashion Week concluded with intimates for every size.  Affinitas and Parfait carry hard to find bra sizes like 28D and 40K, along with flirty panties in sizes XS to XXL. Why limit yourself to full coverage bras when Affinitas’ and Parfait offer balconette and plunge-styles? Finally!

Check out this year’s supportive collection and follow The

By: Sophie Leon / February 23, 2014

Lingerie Fashion Week: Clare Bare

As compassionate fashion enthusiasts, we found ourselves enamored with Clare Bare’s 2014 Lingerie Fashion Week showcase. Using eco-friendly, vintage, and salvaged fabrics, this collection features subtle silkscreened artwork and sexy lace-up details.

Check out this year’s collection and follow The Frisky Instagram to see runway photos!

By: Sophie Leon / February 23, 2014

Lingerie Fashion Week: FYI By Dani Read

Are you a siren in the sack? Dani Read’s lingerie aims to empower women with luxury lingerie for the kinkiest of games. We couldn’t resist the hand-painted florals paired with bold leather details featured at this years Lingerie Fashion Week.

Keep clicking to check out the entire erotic collection and follow The Frisky Instagram to see runway photos!

By: Sophie Leon / February 23, 2014

Lingerie Fashion Week: Negative

We love how Lingerie Fashion Week showcases a variety of styles. For instance, Negative’s uncomplicated designs are perfect for those who prefer a minimalist look. If your tastes lean towards mesh and lace over satin and bows, Negative lingerie will change your notion of everyday underwear.

Check out this year’s collection and follow The Frisky Instagram to see runway…

By: Sophie Leon / February 22, 2014
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