I know, I know…I thought my Best of 2016 posts would be the end too, but it turns out I had more to say. Or show. Anyway! Lots of sparkle ahead.
Shopping for lingerie and sleepwear, as opposed to bras, can be freeing as you’re less limited by traditional requirements for functional elements. You aren’t bound by the need of endless seaming and underwires because the intent of the item is different. However, it can still sometimes become a microcosm of what it’s like to shop while fat, period. Retailers tend to latch onto an aesthetic, usually well behind the popularity […]
Someone once asked me what my biggest vice was. Did I have one weakness or addiction that I struggled to keep under control? For some it’s junk food. For some it’s cigarettes. For some it’s something far worse. But for me, I love to shop. Not in an occasional, every-few-weeks kind of way but more of an every-waking-moment-I-can kind of way. Yeah, it’s a problem but luckily I’ve taught myself […]
As we embrace the fresh start offered by the new year, there’s a solid chance that a few of you out there are contemplating some new lingerie purchases, and that just might include a new corset. Maybe you’re planning to take up waist training, or you just want to invest in updating your lingerie wardrobe. You might even be getting a jump on your Valentine’s Day planning. Whatever the reason, The Lingerie Addict […]
It’s already December and you want to get your sweetheart (or yourself) some ethically-made lingerie, but you don’t have time to wait for made-to-order knickers. What’s a lingerie lover to do? Not to worry–I’ve compiled a list of some of my favorite lingerie and loungewear picks from ethically-made indie brands that have in-stock merchandise. None of these pieces are meant to blend in and hide under a white t-shirt; rather, they are made with the […]