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May 2010

Today’s review is a bit of a departure from the norm for me. While I do wear and love shapewear, I’m not usually a fan of the modern stuff. It just seems kind of boring compared to vintage-inspired girdles, cinchers, and merrywidows. That’s why I wasn’t sure what to expect when I received the Yummie Tummie Lace Teddie. Composed of a nylon/polyester/spandex blend, the Yummie Tummie teddie bills itself as […]

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I first learned about artist Caitlin Shearer through the very, very lovely blog A Red Lipstick [Editor’s Note: As of January 2015, this site appears defunct], and I had to share her gorgeous drawings with you here. I think the first sketch is my favorite; there’s something so familiar about the ritual of finishing your makeup in front of the mirror with naught else on but your undies. What do […]

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Note: This article is about how to buy lingerie for your mother. If you’re looking for tips on how to buy lingerie for your romantic partner (who also happens to be a mom), check out this post I wrote for Fashion Network Seattle titled¬† “The Quick and Easy Guide to Buying Her Lingerie .” Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 8th.¬†With less than a week left to shop, you might […]

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