Fleur’s Brighton Beach Memories
Posted by richard | April 14, 2014
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North American fans of the beautiful UK label Fleur of England might not fully appreciate its latest collection, which is a kind of visual tribute to the English seaside town of Brighton.

But it will likely be warmly received by Fleur’s British fans, since almost every Londoner has fond memories of summer holidays spent carousing in the Palace Pier arcades or lounging on swaybacked canvas …

Crystals Are A Girl’s (New) Best Friend
Posted by richard | April 11, 2014
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The British online boutique Mio Destino is offering an in-house collection of what it calls “the UK’s most expensive corsets”, which seems like an odd thing to brag about.

Especially since a discriminating shopper can spend a lot more on lingerie these days than they would on the bedazzled pieces in the Mio Luxe collection, which tops out at about $1,600 (US) or £995 for …

TBT: The Body’s Greatest Hits
Posted by Lingerie Talk | April 10, 2014
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There’s never a bad time to look at pictures of Elle Macpherson, but on this Throwback Thursday we have some extra-good reasons.

The Aussie icon reached a couple of important milestones in the past week: turning 50 (with little fuss, of course) and planting her brand’s flag in the North American lingerie market.

And here’s another milestone that will make you feel really old: …

Janay Lingerie: A Very British Debut
Posted by richard | April 10, 2014
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If you hope to elbow your way into the crowded luxury lingerie market in Britain, you’ll need a couple of key things: a memorable name and a distinctive signature look that is instantly recognizable.

Janay Lingerie, the latest newcomer in the UK smalls scene, has both.

First, the name. Janay is an eponymous brand named for its founder Janay Eleanor. And she got …

A Perfect Day For A Pillow Fight
Posted by Lingerie Talk | April 9, 2014
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You’d think the clever Canadians who dreamed up World Pillow Fight Day would have picked a nice summer day so we could all revisit our favorite childhood combat game in our jammies or bedtime underwear.

But no, it’s held on the first Saturday of every April for some reason. And last weekend, thousands of brave souls in places like New York, Boston, Toronto and London …

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