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Warrior Chic: Lascivious + Úna Burke
Posted by richard | July 31, 2014
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The inspired collaboration between Lascivious and leather wizard Úna Burke — the latest in a long string of collabs between the edgy UK lingerie brand and avante garde artisans — answers a question we’ve wondered about for years: is there a place for Burke’s mind-boggling …

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Writers and lingerie designers have a lot in common, because both are in the business of telling stories.

That’s why you’ll often hear designers refer to the “stories” in a new collection; as in, “This season we introduce six new stories.” (There’s even a lovely …

Maison Close’s Lingerie For Mistresses
Posted by richard | July 30, 2014
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There are many subtle differences between French and American culture, including the way people buy their underthings.

In France, for example, it’s often said (somewhat ruefully) that there are two categories in lingerie: those styles you buy for yourself, and those that your husband buys …

How To Tame The Beast Within
Posted by Lingerie Talk | July 28, 2014
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Among all the Greek myths, there’s probably none as un-sexy as the gruesome tale of Theseus, the unlucky sap tasked with slaying the Minotaur and then finding his way out of the Labrynth. It’s a bloody tale filled with tragedy, vengeance, suicide and a …

Loveday London’s Hardcore Romance
Posted by richard | July 28, 2014
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With a name like Luisa Loveday, the founder of the UK’s newest luxury lingerie label seems like she was destined for a career in romance.

But was it fate or fiction that gave newcomer Loveday London its richly appropriate brand name?

In fact, the …

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