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Disclosure: This article contains affiliate links.   As you already know, January is chock-full of “New Year, New You” advice. Though it may sound cliché, I do love the beginning of the year because it’s an opportunity (or an excuse) to make a fresh start, to try or do things you might have been afraid to the year before. Inevitably, a lot of lingerie advice around this time of year […]

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One of the most fascinating things I ever learned about the lingerie industry is that different countries carry different products. That is, even if the same umbrella company has a presence in multiple places (like Wacoal or Triumph), what’s available to buy in each country can (and likely will) vary. When you say that aloud, it makes perfect sense. After all, the American preference for beige, contour cup, t-shirt bras […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. If you’re plus size and looking for jeans, you can’t just walk into any retailer and expect to find a pair in your size.  Similarly, if you try to find a plus size bra at your local lingerie boutique, you may be hard pressed to find what you need. While plus size shopping in person may still be a challenge, online outlets transformed the […]

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Disclosure: This article is sponsored by Simone Perele. I remember my very first high quality bra. It was the Simone Perele Nina. Made from floral “dentelle de Calais” (Calais Lace) with pintuck details on the band and wide grosgrain straps, the Nina opened my eyes to the possibilities what lingerie could be. I had never owned anything so beautiful, so delicate and so comfortable. The Simone Perele Nina was also […]

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Disclosure: This set was purchased by The Lingerie Addict for the purpose of review. All opinions are my own. Chantal Thomass is hands down one of my all-time favourite luxury lingerie labels. The French designer’s eponymous label was founded in 1975, and although the company is now owned by the Chantelle group, Thomass still plays a prominent role in the brand. The company is is renowned for its flirtatious and […]

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