Laundering Lingerie

There was a scene in an old "Sex and the City" episode where Carrie was cradling a phone between her shoulder and ear while she was pulling lovely lacy bras out of her bathroom sink, then hanging them over her shower rod to let drip dry.  Guess what?  She had it right.  This is really the best wa ...
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I received an email of this photo of Kate Moss from Denise, a treasured reader of my blog, along with her comment that it looks like even models could use an Underwearing makeover.  Boy is she right!Clearly, a strapless bra is in order on Kate.  But, you can kind of forgive her for this omission s ...
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Roller Coaster Bra Testing?

How can women be taken seriously when we allow ourselves to contribute to such nonsense?  The UK Ultimo Bra Company has a commercial showing a roller coaster full of women going for a ride in nothing but underwear.  Their point?  Allegedly to prove that the ups and downs of the roller ...
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Every once in a while, you read an article, and you just can't get it out of your mind.That happened for me last month with the New York Times article, Plus-Size Wars.It was a rather lengthy article about the on-going debate over skinny models and body image.  But, several data points in the articl ...
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 Been there?  I think every woman has at least once in her lifetime.  One of the questions I'm most asked once I've been outed as being in the lingerie business is "Why did my favorite bra get discontinued?"Generally, there are 5 reasons a bra style gets shelved.1. Lacklu ...
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(un)covering what's under everything