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The Good, The Strong and The Beautiful ~ Mimi Holliday Swan Lake Collection

January 31, 2017

I’ve been fishing around the internet today trying to locate tickets to the New York City Ballet’s presentation of Swan Lake. I try to take my daughter to the ballet or her birthday every year, and I know how much she identifies with this story. But of course, because of conflicting schedules all around, we’ll have to make another choice. Nonetheless, the entire search got me thinking about swans, women, Valentine’s Day and Mimi Holliday Lingerie.  Swans are majestic birds, an elegant presence floating effortlessly across water and an unexpected force when they take flight. Yet, don’t cross them, particularly near their young. They can get really mean. This duality informs Peter Martin’s choreography. Dancing the part of Odette/ Odile is one of the most … Read more

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Featured Designer ~ Le Petit Trou

January 30, 2017

This week Alison presents the delightfully cheeky collection of Polish brand Le Petit Trou. With a french flair and a delicate hand, they were a hit at last week’s Paris show, Salon International de la Lingerie. SEE and READ more in the GALLERYRead more

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Swim Briefs ~ Blue Graphics

January 27, 2017

Swim Briefs Blog on Lingerie Briefs

I’m in a blue state of mind, but luckily for me, I left the country this week for a winter distraction in Paris. The city is full of hidden treasures like this amazing glass dome in the Printemps Department store. Maybe it inspired this season’s trend in swimwear, blue graphics. . . . READ and SEE more hereRead more

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Fashion Illustrations ~ Lingerie Francais Paris Show

January 26, 2017

Tina Wilson joined me this week in Paris at “Lingerie, Mon Amour” a fashion show given by Lingerie Francais showcasing the biggest French lingerie brands. Her sketchings from the show are fabulous!

Read more about her whirlwind Paris experience and see her wonderful drawings at her column in our Gallery; FASHION ILLUSTRATIONS…… Read more

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The Lingerie Edit Show in London

January 24, 2017


I have never done this before: featured a guest blog on the Briefs page. But rules are made to be broken and so, here we are publishing the recap that blogger Tamar Kendall wrote for us about The Lingerie Edit which took place on January 12-13 at the Savoy Hotel in London. This show, which precedes the Paris Salon de la Lingerie and Interfiliere, is a boutique expo focused on smaller brands in a more intimate venue to showcase their collections. Tamar’s overview of each brand’s forte will provide you with valuable product information. So, without further adieu, here’s her wrap:

The Lingerie Edit ~ Savoy Hotel, London, January 12 & 13, 2017

by TAMAR KENDALL

Mimi Holliday, Hot as Hell and Maison Close

For … Read more

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Featured Designers Gallery of Marabou Slippers

January 23, 2017


Alison Connolly shares her love of boudoir slippers and the designers who create these flirty, high heeled marabou’s with the glamorous feathered poufs on top. See them in the Featured Designers Gallery…… Read more

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Lingerie Briefs is my virtual Lingerie boutique. The merchandise that I feature are all products I have personally reviewed and which I would be proud to carry in my own shop. It is an artistic and literary destination providing insight to both the Lingerie Industry and Lingerie Consumer. Our mission is to prove that … 
 Ellen Lewis