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Sophie and Alice Holloway should have no trouble drawing a crowd when they show up at Cambridge University’s “Freshers Week” for first-year students next week.

They won’t be there to learn, but to teach. And their mission? To educate young women about orgasms and encourage them to “think differently about how women are treated in the bedroom.”

The London-based sisters are the founders of Holloway

My Scottish Heart
Posted by Lingerie Talk | September 16, 2014
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Given the timing, there’s something wistful about this new graphic sweater and sweatpants set, called My Scottish Heart, from the American clothing brand Wildfox.

It’s part of their new Jane Austen and all-things-British collection of sleepwear, intimates and other apparel called Sense and Eccentricity that we told you about last week.

The cozy Scotland sweater though, is only available through the company’s UK

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If someone calls you “fundipendulous,” it likely means you’re working up a sweat somewhere, having a ball and looking f-a-b-u-l-o-u-s. And probably wearing VPL.

It’s also something we’ve been seeking for a long time: a single word to describe the New York brand and its radical, utterly unparalleled approach to active underwear.

It’s been a year since Victoria Bartlett‘s trend-setting label pivoted …

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Now in its third year, the “American Made” competition sponsored by Martha Stewart provides a 21st Century digital platform to showcase the homespun talents of crafters and artisans of all kinds — what Martha calls the new “maker” economy of creative entrepreneurs.

It’s also a bit of a free-for-all, since people nominate themselves for a chance to win one of the $10,000 prizes and a …

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Last month I received a call from a freelance writer pitching a story about the purported link between bras and breast cancer. The implications were alarming, he said; why wasn’t more being written about it?

And he was right. If the much-whispered-about connection between wearing a bra and developing breast cancer was true, it would trigger a global health care shakeup not seen since the …

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