This lingerie directory has been compiled by Source Du Mal, a young lingerie enthusiast from Chicago who is an avid advocate for plus size and full bust options in lingerie. I have had many conversations on Twitter about bras and have seen many industry figures speak about the public perception about bras and the seeming divide between the consumer and the perceived ‘appropriate cost’ of bras. One major issue that […]
Today’s guest post is by Lauren. Lauren believes all you need in life are three things: great lingerie, good food, and fantastic friends. When she’s not putting pen to paper (or fingertip to keyboard) she enjoys reading, cooking (mainly desserts), and indulging in a little bit of retail therapy. Remember that moment in Bridget Jones when Renee Zellweger had to make the decision between the scary, huge, pants and the […]
Adore Me claims to sell designer lingerie for a fraction of the cost, but are you really getting what you pay for? Where does Adore Me source their lingerie from, and are you definitely getting the best deal?
Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. One of the questions I’m asked most frequently on TLA is, “Where can I buy a good corset?” Though I’ve been writing about lingerie for years now, it’s still a question I totally understand. Even the most inexpensive (but still good quality) steel-boned corset will cost around $75. A corset with custom measurements, high quality fabrics, or special details (like fan-lacing or a lace […]
Editor’s Note: This has become one of our most popular blog posts of all time here on The Lingerie Addict. If you’re new to TLA, welcome! Please remember to take a look at our Full Bust and Plus Size sections for more articles about lingerie brands that may interest you. ~ Cora Disclosure: This blog post contains affiliate links. Pop Quiz! Do you know the average American woman’s bra size? […]
Here’s a great question on bra washing from the August 27th edition of Slate: Dear Prudie, My girlfriend of six months has worn the same bra every day now for two weeks. I really wonder: Is this a normal thing for most women or a psychological issue? I feel it is a matter of hygiene, abnormal behavior, and also really gross. —Dirty Laundry And Prudie responds… [edited for length] Dear […]