Karolina Laskowksa is a wunderkind. If there is such a thing as a lingerie prodigy, then she is it. Only 25, Laskowska has run her namesake, award-winning, luxury lingerie label for the past five years. However, this season’s collection is particularly special – it’s Laskowska’s goodbye to the lingerie world.
Syncope. That’s the official term for feeling breathless or lightheaded or like one is about to faint, and I also believe it’s the perfect word to describe I felt when I first saw Karolina Laskowska’s ‘Celestial Bodies’ collection. I sometimes worry I’m overly effusive on TLA. The internet favors cynicism, a frosty veneer of unimpressedness that takes great pains to never get too excited. When I say a collection makes […]
Disclosure: Karolina Laskowska is a columnist for The Lingerie Addict. The last year has glittered, indeed, for Karolina Laskowska. In 2014 she graduated from De Montfort University’s prestigious Contour Fashion program, where she graduated with first class honors and was asked to present her collection at the university’s graduation catwalk. She has since been awarded ‘Best New Designer’ at the 2014 UK Lingerie Awards and the Press’ Best Brand Award […]
Disclosure: Karolina Laskowska is a columnist for The Lingerie Addict. Inviting Karolina Laskowska to write for TLA is probably one of the best decisions I’ve made for this blog. When she first applied, she was “just” a soon-to-be lingerie designer with lots of big ideas. Now, she’s an up-and-coming lingerie designer on multiple “One to Watch” lists. I know Karolina, both the designer and the brand, will become a force […]
While in England for the Oxford Conference of Corsetry last year, I met up with fellow Lingerie Addict columnist Karolina Laskowska for an afternoon in London and picked up a few accessories from her eponymous lingerie line. In addition to the lace-and-spike motif bracelets I got for my punk femme girlfriend, I ended up with a strappy Lidia harness. I’ve been admiring Karolina’s strappy styles for a while. Much of her line […]