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October 2011

Happy Anniversary to Me

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. By the time you read this, I’ll be in Vancouver, British Columbia celebrating the 2 year anniversary of my first date with The Boyfriend. He’s made me impossibly happy over the last two years, and I can genuinely say that I’m better person for knowing him and being with him. When we were talking about our plans for this weekend, the one thing The […]

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Then come chit-chat with me and the fabulous ladies of Faire Frou Frou at a Lingerie Social on November 3rd from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Plus, you’ll save 20% off all purchases made that night. Details are in the invitation below and I hope to see you there!

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links.  One of the questions that pops up in my inbox at least once per day is “Where can I, as a D, DD, E, F, G (and so on) cup woman find pretty bras that fit my bust but won’t break the bank?” Though I’m a smaller size at 34B, I can’t imagine how frustrating it must be to love lingerie and never be […]

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Note: This post is a sponsored post on behalf of Bare Necessities. All words written here are my own. Just a few weeks ago, Bare Necessities sold its 5 millionth bra, and to celebrate that milestone, they’re giving away five $1,000 shopping sprees in their biggest lingerie sweepstakes ever.  Bare Necessities was recently named InStyle Magazine’s top online lingerie store, and since they carry something like 170 brands, I can […]

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We don’t do very many giveaways on The Lingerie Addict. And when we do have a giveaway, it’s usually attached to a special event…like Valentine’s Day or my blogaversary or passing 10,000 fans on Facebook. But not this giveaway. This giveaway is all about you and your awesomeness. It’s just a small way of saying “Thank you,” for being readers, fans, and supporters of The Lingerie Addict. Because seriously, you […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. In perfect timing with all the hype surrounding last week’s big reveal of this year’s $2.5 million fantasy bra, I got my ultra-glossy Victoria’s Secret holiday catalog in the mail this week. I don’t talk a lot about Victoria’s Secret on the blog because they’re everywhere. It’s a brand everyone knows (though not everyone loves), and I like to spend my time here talking […]

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Joan Arline, “The Sexquire Girl” Burlesque legend Joan Arline, aka “The Sexquire Girl,” passed away on Sunday, October 16th from leukemia. Her last live performance was in June of this year at the Burlesque Hall of Fame. I had the pleasure of watching Joan perform and teach last year in Seattle, and she was amazing. You’ll be missed, Ms. Arline. Dita von Teese remains indomitable, launching both perfume and dress […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. 50% off luxury summer styles at Between the Sheets with code STEAL50 Extra 10% off sale items at ASOS with code BONUS10 (ends 10/24/11) Up to 70% off sexy Halloween costumes at Hips & Curves 40% off sexy Halloween costumes at Frederick’s of Hollywood Wacoal sale at Rue La La (begins 11 am EST, 10/23/11) Spanx sale at Gilt Groupe (begins 12 pm EST, […]

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By Laura: Lux Noir Greta                       As both a wearer and a designer of lingerie, I have a compartmentalized way of experiencing and thinking about lingerie. My love of its sensuality and playfulness–and ultimately the way it makes me FEEL–is the reason I became a lingerie designer in the first place. But my emotional appreciation of it is counterbalanced by […]

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