Naughty Bits: Lingerie News for 10/7/2012

The New York Times’ searches for shapewear akin to Liz Taylor’s in “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”

  • Samurai Shopper’s search for the perfect shapewear – The New York Times’ Samurai Shopper searches for shapewear that is less “Wild West saloon” corset or “granny girdles” and more Liz Taylor in “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.” Read on to see what she finds.
  • Victoria Secret accidentally releases untouched photos on their website – Want to know what untouched photos from Victoria Secret look like? Check out VS Angel, Doutzen Kroes, from a recent shoot for the upcoming September catalog.
  • Modern bra sizes may intend to flatter the wearer – Lingerie expert, “Linda the Bra Lady” says modern lingerie firms are changing the sizing of their bras to flatter customers. Modern bras are being labeled with smaller back sizes and larger cup sizes (i.e. “vanity sizing”) and this may mislead  customers into thinking they are not only slimmer, but also more buxom. Read on to find out more.
  • Women who test drive big breasts decide to go bigger – In Great Britain, women who are considering breast augmentation are given a bra to test drive their new cup size and many are opting to go even bigger! Read on to get the full story.

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Cora Harrington

Founder and Editor in Chief of The Lingerie Addict. I started TLA in a small studio apartment in 2008. Since then, it's become the leading lingerie blog in the world, and has been featured on the websites for Forbes, CNN, Time, Today, and Fox News. I believe lingerie is fashion too, and that every who wants it deserves gorgeous lingerie.

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