A Robe for Every Occasion: How to Buy and Wear Robes

A beautiful robe can truly be a treasured item in your lingerie wardrobe. The fluidity of silk… the transparency of lace or mesh… that wonderful enveloping feeling as you slip into the robe. It’s enough to inspire you out of bed in the morning. Like many items of lingerie, robes are both functional and decorative. […]

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Ebay Lingerie Roundup: Cabaret

La Perla Black Label Vertigo harness chemise XS $199.99 BN

I don’t know very much about cabaret; I’ve seen the show and the film, and I’ve come to follow a number of participants through my lingerie pursuits. As a novice, my associations with it are pretty standard. Alan Cumming is my Emcee, Dita Von Teese is its physical embodiment, Liza Minnelli is somewhere in there, […]

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86 Lingerie Sales for the Week of 1/17/15

Disclosure: This blog post contains affiliate links. Is your business running a lingerie sale? Send it to sales@thelingerieaddict.com! Note: (Online only) Sales must be received by Friday at 12pm PST for inclusion in that week’s sales post. There is no charge for inclusion in the weekly sales post. This is a listing of more recent sales. For a […]

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Karolina Laskowska Lingerie: Girls That Glitter Love The Dark

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 […]

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Corset Basics: Silhouette Styles Defined

In “A Corset Family Tree, Abridged,” I defined the various common styles of corsets, both historic and modern. Another important ingredient to corset style is the overall silhouette shaping, primarily through the rib cage. It’s particularly important when corset shopping to know the silhouette you are targeting so you can identify the corsetieres who cater […]

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Lingerie of the Week: Dita Von Teese ‘The Lamarr’ Sheer Dot Robe

Disclosure: This article contains affiliate links. Yeah… I’m not even going to apologize for choosing more sheer black mesh for this week’s Lingerie of the Week (and our first Lingerie of the Week since the start of the new year!). Because really, sheer black mesh is the best lingerie material, which means anything that gives […]

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5 Ways to Be a Better Lingerie Consumer in 2015

If you’ve been reading TLA for awhile, what I’m about to say is old news, but the lingerie world is experiencing some pretty dramatic shifts in direction right now. Classic, storied brands are struggling to stay relevant while brand new companies are completely skipping over traditional industry methods to success (like tradeshows and retail wholesale), […]

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