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The vast majority of lingerie is manufactured outside of the United States. There are various reasons why, but the root of this phenomenon is simple: US labor is expensive. In fact, the cost of labor is the most expensive part of making lingerie. Since apparel, especially lingerie, is undervalued in the current retail market, manufacturers are continuously looking for cheaper ways to manufacture their products. This means trade agreements, like […]

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It’s wedding season! While weddings take place the whole year through, social calendars seem to book up during these warmer months. This means it’s time to drool over all the gorgeous bridal lingerie! Perhaps you are a bride-to-be yourself and looking for some special pieces for your trousseau. Or maybe you’re looking for the perfect something special for your best friend to take on their honeymoon. Whether you are on […]

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Fortnight Lingerie has long been a favorite at The Lingerie Addict, winning the Best Basics category of The Lingerie Addict Awards way back in 2010 when they first launched. It is beyond exciting to see an independent brand slowly grow and build a strong following. Part of their success has been in retaining their unique point of view — sophisticated, tailored pieces that marry fashion and function. Their signature longline […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. As a woman who has always had a proclivity toward color, prints, and patterns, it’s hard for me to wrap my mind around the prevalence and abundance of beige bras in stores and drawers. (Notice I didn’t say “nude.” That’s for another conversation!) Sure I own the “mandatory” one or two to wear under nearly sheer white tops for work, but that’s where it […]

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