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September 2012

See a little of what goes on behind the scenes at TLA! From liveblogging lingerie shows to sharing photos from my daily life, Instagram is another way to keep up with The Lingerie Addict…and it’s a lot of fun, besides! You can find me at thelingerieaddict, or, if you don’t have Instagram, check out my feed on Webstagram. See you there!

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. $10 off orders of $50 or more at Lingerie Diva w/code 10HALLOW (ends 10/1/12) 10% off opaque hosiery at StockingsHQ 20% off sale lingerie at L’école Nuit + free shipping on orders $100+ w/code FALL12  20% off the Andorra in Lagoon Bra at Butterfly Collection 20% off ASOS Collection items at ASOS (while supplies last) 25% off  at the Orchard Corset Fall Clearance Sale w/code FallSale25 (ends 9/30/12) 25% […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. It’s that time again: the spookiest, sexiest, sugariest night of the year is almost upon us! Halloween is THE BEST holiday.  When else do we get a chance to bodily inhabit any fantasy we can dream up?  AND have fun with friends and family? AND eat candy? It’s distinct from other major American holidays because (at least in the way it’s celebrated in modern […]

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Last month, during my most recent trip to NYC Lingerie Market, I took some time to have a daylong photoshoot with the world-famous pinup photographer Viva van Story. This was only my second shoot with Viva, but I really love working with her because she knows how to make the non-model types (like myself) feel fabulous and confident and comfortable in front of a camera. I know that, no matter […]

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Hands down, one of the most popular questions I get asked is “Where can I buy an affordable corset?” And I totally understand the sentiments behind that. Good corsets are expensive, and rightly so. From the materials to the labor, a well-crafted corset costs money…and it’s worth every penny. But what if you’re new to corsets, and you don’t know if you want to spend upwards of $300 on a […]

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I have to be perfectly honest here…a lot luxury lingerie doesn’t really wow me. I mean, I know all the big names and I keep up with them, but I don’t care how long a brand’s been around, how many awards they’ve won, or how many magazines they’ve appeared in. To me, all that stuff has more to do with who you know than the actual quality of the lingerie. […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Today’s Ask the Addict feature comes from a Tumblr follower, who writes: I know you’ve posted it before but my locating skills apparently suck today–best recommendations for plus sized tights? I love the ones in the Top 25 [Tights], I’m just looking for stuff that will fit! :) Of course! While the HUE Opaque tights in the original post are available in plus sizes […]

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Helena Christensen has made her lingerie debut. The Helena Christensen for Triumph Lingerie collection was designed by the supermodel with help from an experienced team of Triumph designers. The collection evokes luxury with 3 themes: Poetica, Ballerina and Dahlia. Check out the 50 steamiest lingerie scenes of popular movies from past and present. Celebrities like Halle Berry, Angelina Jolie and even Liz Taylor are featured. Perhaps your favorite star’s lingerie moment […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Flash Sale at Agent Provocateur while supplies last (ends 9/23/12) Sale items $15 and under at the Etsy Nearer the Moon Summer Sale  15% off at Velda Lauder Corsetiere w/code 21st century burlesque (ends 10/31/12) 20% off everything + sale items at Ayten Gasson Lingerie (9/30/12) 20% off at the L’école Nuit Luxury Lingerie Fall Sale w/code FALL12 (ends 9/30/12) 20% off the Lucy Bra Yellow in C, D, E, FF […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. $220 bras for $30, $650 basques for $130, $1390 gowns for $250…Agent Provocateur’s having a flash sale, and it’s a good one! Sale ends Sunday, September 23rd. Previous season’s merchandise only. While supplies last. (Shown above: The Sidonie Basque, which I’ve had my eye on for quite a long time)

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