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March 2011

Last summer, I had the pleasure of attending CurveNY and reporting on some beautiful lingerie trends for the next season.  Well, some of those trends are finally in stores and I thought it was time to do an update with a few of my favorite pieces. What do you think of my choices? Tell me your favorite in the comments! Ayten Gasson “Phoebe” Silk Teddy £104.00 (~$166.00 US)  Brulee Silk […]

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About a week ago, I flew to San Francisco to attend my very first Vintage Fashion Expo and to pay a visit to Dollhouse Bettie. I heard about the Expo several years ago when Dita von Teese mentioned it as one of her favorite places to shop, and ever since then, I’ve been determined see for myself just how awesome it is.  And let’s just say the Expo did not […]

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Every six months or so, I like to host a special lingerie “event” on the blog. Events are week-long celebrations focusing on a particular type or aspect of women’s lingerie. In the past, I’ve hosted Corset Week, Wedding Week, and Fishnet Stockings Week. Well now it’s time to hold another event, but I need your help! I’ve come up with three options, but I can’t choose my favorite between them. […]

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I’m in San Francisco getting ready to attend my very first Vintage Expo (!!!), but I wanted to take a moment to ask that you please visit the sponsors in the sidebar & header of my blog. Without my sponsors, I simply wouldn’t be able to bring you the quality, caliber, and variety of articles you’ve come to know and love on The Lingerie Addict. So please take a second […]

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In a couple of weeks, I’m celebrating my 3 year blogging anniversary, and only 2 short weeks ago, I published my 900th post to The Lingerie Addict.  I love writing more than any other career in the world, and nothing makes me happier than talking about lingerie.  But blogging, especially for as long as I have, is very much a labor of love and some days are harder than others.  […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. With regular features in all the most prestigious fashion magazines (including Vogue, Elle, and Marie Claire), What Katie Did has become the world’s most famous retro lingerie brand.  2 weeks ago they released their much anticipated Spring/Summer 2011 collection.  Featuring corsets, shapewear, as well as a brand new limited edition range, this season’s line has something for everyone. Corsets The standout pieces from the […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links.                   In the left corner we have Agent Provocateur’s gorgeous and exclusive Whip Me Stockings.  Selling for $70.00, these stockings have the words “Whip Me…Bite Me…Eat Me…Tease Me” in place of the traditional backseam. In the right corner, we have the luxury-inspired but budget-friendly ASOSversion. Retailing at $17.93, these Love backseam tights have all the class […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. This second installment of Lingerie & The Movies is by Clarabela.  Clarabela writes about her love of movies at JustChickFlicks.com and is a regular contributor to DignityZine. Contact Clarabela at clarabela@justchickflicks.com It is one of the most iconic images in cinema history. The sultry and beautiful Elizabeth Taylor lounging on the brass bed Cat on a Hot Tin Roof wearing nothing but a full […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. A few months ago, before my subscription to Lucky Magazine expired, I ran across some very exciting news.  La Perla, the famous luxury lingerie brand, was preparing to release a brand new, lower priced line especially for women 20-30 years old.  And they were calling it the La Perla Miss Studio Collection. Instead of paying upwards of $150 for a panty and $250 for […]

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Today’s blog post comes from Samantha, the artist and writer behind http://www.svcon.blogspot.com/. As a former bra fitter, boutique manager, and lingerie model, Samantha shares her unique perspective in this personal essay about the problem with the standard sample sizes used in the lingerie industry. The lingerie industry has a problem, and that problem is their standard sample sizes. Hello, I’m Sam. I have an absolute zeal for all things underthings. […]

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