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October 2009

On Stockings and Scribbles

My blogging friend Tights Lover, writer of the super-fantastic lingerie blog The Panty Drawer, just gave me a Superior Scribbler blog award. Mr. Tights Lover and I started blogging at the same time (April 2008), and I’ve been an avid fan of his writing ever since so this is quite an honor. The rules of the award dictate that you have to pass it on to five other bloggers. So, […]

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Now that we’ve gotten the negative news out of the way by talking about the three kinds of lingerie you should never buy online, let’s move on to a more positive topic–the three types of lingerie that are worth buying from the comfort of your own home. 1) Legwear. My favorite kind of lingerie…this includes stockings, socks, tights, and pantyhose. The internet has a better selection and better prices than […]

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As retailers are gearing up for the shopping season, they’re getting lots of new and beautiful stock into their stores. Below are some of my favorite recent additions… StockingsHQ is has recently begun carrying their own, exclusive line of shapewear . In terms of fit, function, and outright flirtatiousness, there is nothing like a well made open bottom girdle. Now I just have to decide if I want the black […]

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I first mentioned LoveChild Boudoir almost a year ago, when her cute vintage redesigned girdles with the heart on the bum first caught my eye. A few months ago, I splurged and purchased one of her PVC bustle skirts which received rave reviews when I wore it to Dragon*Con. Now, LoveChild Boudoir is setting my heart all aflutter again with her latest creations. These decadent designs are almost too lovely […]

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It’s love at first sight for this delightfully coquettish Little Minx bra set from La Magia¬†[Editor’s Note: As of January 2015, this site appears to be defunct]. I’m still not quite sure what makes these pieces so irresistible. Is it the vivid aquamarine color? The flirty black lace? Perhaps the classic retro styling? Whatever the case, I simply can’t get this lingerie out of my head. Total cost for the […]

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Lately, I’ve been hearing way too much bad news about shady dealers, sham websites, and substandard products. Most of the transactions involving those three “S’s” have been online. The internet is a great resource for buying lingerie, but only if you use it well. Here are the three kinds of lingerie I believe you should never buy online. 1) Your first bra during/after pregnancy or during/after any significant weight change. […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. I just found out from The Lingerie Post that Gilt. com is having a Wolford sale on Tuesday, October 13, 12 p.m. EDT. (9 a.m. PDT). Like the Wolford sale from a few weeks ago, this is a private, invitation-only event, and you’re not gonna want to miss out. If you need an invite, just click here. Rue La La brings the sexy for […]

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Girdles + Bondage =?

This Bordelle Bondage Zip Girdle dress from Nancy Meyer, I imagine. Is it sad that I calculated how many bowls of Ramen I’d need to eat in order to afford this? No? Oh good, I didn’t think so either. ;-)

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And The Winner Is…

Thanks to everyone who entered The Great Stockings Giveaway sponsored by Pandora’s Choice. I had a blast reading each and every one of your entries! Now it’s time to reveal the winner, and she is… -|- insert drumroll here -|- Golden Means! Ms. Golden, please shoot me an e-mail with your contact info to candykane29@gmail.com, and we’ll set up getting your stockings to you ASAP. Congratulations!!!

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