For a Lingerie Addict, any day is a good day to buy lingerie. No need to wait for birthdays, holidays, anniversaries or any other special occasion. Simply waking up in the morning is reason enough. However, I’m well-aware that mindset doesn’t apply to most people. For many, a good “excuse” like Valentine’s Day is a necessity. Why? Because, at least if you live in the U.S., we’ve been raised to […]
Disclosure: This article is sponsored by Yandy.com. You already know The Lingerie Addict advocates beautiful lingerie for everyday, but if you feel like you need a special occasion to indulge, that’s fine too. And what better occasion than Valentine’s Day? Originally a feast day in honor of Saint Valentine, a Christian martyr, Valentine’s Day is now a day of love and romance celebrated around the world with few (if any) […]
Valentine’s Day is both my most favorite and least favorite holiday. I hate how it encourages clichéd forms of obligatory, performative “romance” popularized to improve greeting card sales. On the other hand, I love twee heart motifs, big bouquets of fresh flowers, pink chocolate boxes, excessive kissing, and, of course, fancy lingerie.
I won’t lie…the $500+ Lingerie Shopping Guide is always my most favorite one to do. Even though I can’t afford a single, solitary thing on this list, I like looking, imagining that someday, somehow fantasy where I have the disposable income to spend a month’s rent or so on a nightgown.
We’re well into the luxury category now. The $250 to $499 price range is where you see unique (often exclusive or in-house designed) prints, laces, and embroideries as well as extremely fine grades of silk and tulle.