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 months ago because she didn’t want to “discriminate against customers.”
An anonymous woman who works nearby the shop found this development very upsetting. “We were told anything could be purchased there, with the food stamp card. No child I know eats edible underwear,” she said. Keep reading »
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 believes that women of all shapes and sizes can find affordable lingerie pieces that flatter their particular body types and showcase their best assets. That’s why she’s just launched a line of cost-efficient, yet sexy lingerie that is made to fit real women, of all shapes and sizes, from top to bottom. We asked Marissa to give us some tips about what types of lingerie look best on different body types and how to find sexy pieces that suit you. Click through to have lingerie shopping forever demystified.
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 mirror selfie in a tight-fitting tank top, with their iPhone in view in the picture. The system then uses image recognition to measure your chest size with your iPhone as the frame of reference, like a virtual ruler. Keep reading »
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 Frisky Instagram to see runway photos!
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!