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Ebay Lingerie Roundup: Freak Show

marcy13 vintage set FS

Rather than evoking the carnival or circus, what this week’s roundup speaks to most is the collector (sometimes dormant, sometimes extremely over-active) inside most lingerie lovers. How many of us have that drawer, or shelf, or trunk (or dresser, spare room, etc.) filled with vintage and ill-fitting pieces that are too interesting and beautiful to […]


57 Lingerie Sales for the Week of 10/18/14

Disclosure: This blog post contains affiliate links. Is your business running a lingerie sale? Send it to! Note: (Online only) Sales must be received by Friday at 12pm PST for inclusion in that week’s sales post. There is no charge for inclusion in the weekly sales post. This is a listing of more recent sales. For a […]


Clare Bare A/W 2014

Indie handmade label, Clare Bare, seems to have thoroughly embraced her relocation from NYC to LA. Her newest collection, Bend, is beachy, breezy, and thoroughly California-cool. With the dreary, grey months just around the corner, these pieces will add a welcome bit of sunshine and playfulness. Clare Bare is known for simple silhouettes crafted of […]


A Corset Family Tree, Abridged

Corsets have an amazing breadth of variety, though I often simplify it for neophytes to the two basic types, overbust and underbust, at least as a starting point. When corset shopping, the range of options and, importantly, the nomenclature around them can be quite daunting.  The following is a simplified and streamlined guide to corset […]


DIY Your Halloween Costume with Dyed Lingerie

Dyeing is a great way to bring lingerie back from the dead, as Estelle mentioned in her article. It’s also a great way to make costume pieces out of lingerie you aren’t getting much use out of. I’m all about sexy Halloween costumes, but I’m usually not a fan of the pre-packaged kind, since they […]


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