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Disclosure: The products shown below were received as review samples. All opinions are my own. As a plus size fashion designer, I often ask my community what they would like me to design. One of the most common responses is thigh highs that fit plus bodies. I always said if I had the ability to make hosiery, it would be a million dollar idea. I didn’t think thigh highs that […]

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I recently had the opportunity to catch up with Erica Young of EricaM, the bodywear line known for its intricate detailing, in her Brooklyn studio space. As she shared her designs, creative process, and inspiration, our conversation covered a host of other topics from our favorite podcasts and perceptions of the millennial generation to the glory days of shopping at Contempo Casuals and the influence of the Cosby Show on […]

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  The lingerie world moves really fast. The intimate apparel industry has seasons and trends just like “regular” fashion, and sometimes an item is only on shelves for a minute or two before it’s pushed to the clearance racks and heavily discounted. Though we post a lot here on TLA, I don’t always get around to sharing the lingerie I like before it goes on sale. And I’d rather not […]

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Now that Fall is definitely on its way (at least in my neck of the woods) it’s time for our annual list of the best tights for Autumn and Winter. This season sees the return of some classic trends, as well as the addition of some brand new ones. Floral prints and lace, ever popular patterns for the cooler months, make a reappearance and […]

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Disclosure: This article contains affiliate links. Today I’m reviewing the Satin Topped Sheer Thigh Highs by Victoria’s Secret; $14.00/pair (USD), 15 denier, nylon/spandex blend. Despite the advertising, Victoria’s Secret hasn’t meant “sexy” to me in a very long time. Much of their lingerie just isn’t to my taste anymore. When I do like something, it inevitably feels overpriced for the quality (especially with so many indie brands now). So why […]

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