by TINA WILSONLately I’ve been into trilogies. Film trilogies. Novel trilogies. The word trilogy is exciting and mysterious as it signifies that there is more to come. In many ways the intimate apparel world is a trilogy of the body, namely the butt, the waist, and the breasts. Those of us in this industry have spent lifetimes in search of ways to contain, enhance, and maneuver these parts of a woman’s body.
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An exciting new addition this season from Montelle, Pillow Talk contrasts feminine hues with sheer neutral grounds, for a modern twist to vintage laces. What’s old is now new again! Seeing a generational shift in the industry, young women are exploring & loving looks that were worn in the 70s-80s-90s. Montelle is right on-trend with this 6 piece collection in a gorgeous Champagne & Rosebloom color.
Montelle’s designer shares her inspiration for Pillow Talk…
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by ESTELLE PULESTONI first came across Italian lingerie brand VALERY on a trip to Venice, when my eye was caught – and my breath taken away – by a window display featuring the most beautiful silk and lace bra set in a rich jewel green. I couldn’t believe I hadn’t heard of this brand before! And yet as it turned out, it was far from being a new one.
A family-owned company now in … Read More
Innovative materials, dedication to sustainability, a pursuit of well being and rooted in product integrity, the Calida brand has always been a family affair. This month, this 75-year-old Swiss company previews its A/W 2023 collections for women, men, and kids. Sleepwear, loungewear, athleisure, and underwear basics are interspersed with updated and new styles. Calida’s spirit remains true to its cottage core design concept and its integral relationship with nature. This season it expands the range … Read More
This spring, Hanky Panky pens its own take on the classic fairy tale, The Secret Garden. Analogous to this famous fable by Frances Hodgson Burnett, Hanky Panky unlocks the power of positivity this season with a bouquet of joyful prints that fertilize the entire range of their Signature and Daily Lace collections. These patterns, infused with floral motifs in the rainbow of colors for which the brand is renowned, cultivate a lingerie landscape worthy of … Read More
Mey Lingerie previews A/W 2023 with another powerhouse presentation of their signature color and print chemistry. Brilliant combinations of carnelian orange, opal green, electric blue, indigo rose, dark truffle, and crusted gold are juxtaposed creating a dynamic flow of bras, panties, tops, and loungewear. A comprehensive assortment of both Men’s and Women’s designs prove that sustainability and style are not contradictory. Just checkout the warm velvet fabric knit from bamboo and cotton arriving in August.… Read More
This month DKNY amplifies its iconic logo with their Cozy Boyfriend Collection. Modern, sporty, and relaxed these everyday essentials capture the essence of this classic DKNY brand. No need to borrow from the boys anymore. Constructed in a smooth modal rich cotton spandex blend with a knit in logo band, these 5 styles are available in a variety of basic colors including Black with white logo, White with black logo, Pearl Cream (a delicate pink, … Read More