Maude Nibelungen’s ‘Delta of Venus’: Unique, Erotic, Hand-Knit Lingerie

Maude Nibelungen’s ‘Delta of Venus’: Unique, Erotic, Hand-Knit Lingerie

If you’re going to spend a lot of money on your underwear — and these knitted wonders from Maude Nibelungen start at $150 — you might as well get something that makes you look and feel like nobody else. And the Montreal designer’s new boudoir range, called Delta of Venus, will do exactly that. Each open-weave item in the collection is hand-knit, utterly unique and so far outside the mainstream of contemporary lingerie design you’ll have to use your imagination to figure how and when to wear it. But keep…

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Embracing Lingerie as Outerwear with Inspire Psyche Terry!

Embracing Lingerie as Outerwear with Inspire Psyche Terry!

Lingerie as outerwear has been a fixture on the lingerie scene after the days of Madonna and Jean Paul Gaultier. Yes, the look may fade in and out of “official” trend reports but wearing chemises, bustiers, and camisoles as part of your everyday attire has never really gone out of style. Countless celebrities, from Halle Berry to Rihanna to Kylie Jenner, have all embraced this look. Furthermore, it has a constant presence on runways ranging from Dior and Dolce & Gabbana to Marc Jacobs and Givenchy. Why is lingerie as…

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Giveaway! Win 1 of 5 Adhesive Bras by KISSBOBO

Giveaway! Win 1 of 5 Adhesive Bras by KISSBOBO

My first and only experience with adhesive bras was accompanying a friend to buy one in our teens, who had a particularly plunge-necked outfit planned for an upcoming date. Plenty of giggles ensued back home as she tried to work out how to stick it on properly and then jumped about to make sure it wasn’t going anywhere. It sure looked funny but as far as I remember, it did stay put and she got to wear her outfit. Adhesive bras are designed to meet a very particular need. If you want to…

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Fortnight’s Artistic Sisterhood

Fortnight’s Artistic Sisterhood

Fortnight Lingerie, a brand from Canada, has built a solid international reputation for its sleek, minimalist, impeccably crafted undergarments. But in its hometown of Toronto, the small indie brand is also a fixture of the city’s busy ‘maker’ community, a loose network of millennial creatives, artisans and DIY entrepreneurs who provide both a market and a sympathetic support base for others like themselves. Acknowledged the importance of that community last year when it launched a series of blog articles called ‘Leading Ladies’, Fortnight showcases other Toronto women who are pursuing…

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Light, breathable collection Intimates by EuroSkins

Intimates by EuroSkins

Here we will introduce the Euroskin’s family of intimates and shapewear collections with a look at Intimates by Euroskins which offers a light, breathable collection of everyday undergarments and legwear with gentle support. It includes two styles of bras: the Padded Seamless Bra and the brand’s Seamless Comfort Fit Bra. The Padded Seamless bra which is Microfiber includes clear adjustable double strap back, matching and clear shoulder straps, and removable padding. It’s available in XS, S, M, L in Black and Nude. Looking for versatility? The Seamless Comfort Fit Bra…

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Seduce Me by Lovehoney: Retro-Inspired Lingerie for the Boudoir

Seduce Me by Lovehoney: Retro-Inspired Lingerie for the Boudoir

British retailer Lovehoney has just released its latest lingerie collection, Seduce Me, which you can add it to your Christmas wishlist or shopping basket! It is a whole lot affordable with prices from just £9.99. Seduce Me features a timeless black and baby pink colour palette which are all made in a blend of smooth microfibre and sheer lace. Pink ribbon trims, oversized bows and Lovehoney’s signature heart charms add a pretty touch and elevate the designs to boudoir-ready status. The  collection has to be the Push-Up Dress which is inspired by the…

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Review: Cute and Sexy Knickerocker Black Cat Crop Top and Panties

Sweet Nothings reviews Knickerocker Black Cat top

APPEARANCE This adorable little loungewear set is made by Knickerockerwhich is an independent brand based in the UK and specializing in ethically made, beautifully crafted, and delightfully whimsical lingerie and loungewear. The Black Cat set is one of several animal-themed crop top and brief sets; you can also get mouse, fox, panda, bunny, pig, bear, badger, raccoon, and both ginger and striped cats. They are made of super soft stretch cotton, the set features a smiling cat’s face appliqued across the front of the short-sleeved crop top and the seat of the…

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Make her first bra experience a beautiful one!

first bra experience

To make your daughters first bra experience a comfortable and educative one, is something all of us mums should strive for. Here are a few tips that I think would be helpful in making your daughter’s first bra experience a nice one: Talk to her about her growing body. Tell her about why she needs a bra. Answer her questions patiently, maybe throwing in a little humor to lighten the conversation. Measure her and look up the size chart for the teen bras, so you can start at a size you…

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Introducing The Useful “The Bra Zone” Blog

This blog is about a different kind of product, a book written by my esteemed colleague, Elisabeth Dale. The book, The Bra Zone, is a comprehensive tome about all things bras. Elisabeth and I first met when she re-launched her terrific blog, TheBreastLife. For a while she wrote our Breast Briefs column, excellent articles on breast related issues that always hit a nerve. Alas, we lost her terrific perspective to her own success story. Elisabeth has appeared as a breast expert on Good Morning America, in The New York Times,…

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Alice Eve Guide: Beauty & Brains To Spare

Within the recent GQ spread, shot by Mark Abrahams and mischievously entitled Alice in Cougarland (take that, SJP!), fair Alice showcases some fetching nouveau vintage lingerie from D&G (below) and Eres (above). Alice is among a sizable crop Hollywood late bloomers who’re turning heads nowadays. To my attention, she’s a Jessica Simpson clone, however with some serious brains and acting chops (you will find, that can not be an assorted blessing). Don’t think me? Browse the Alice’s stellar performances within the little-seen Crossing Over or Starter For 10, an english…

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