By ELLEN LEWIS
I have never had anyone named after me, let alone a bra. So, when Empreinte launched the Ellen bra for winter 2021, I decided to believe that perhaps, I was the inspiration (even though I know this is completely false). So why the tall tale? Because the Empreinte brand emulates exactly who I strive to be; a lover of artistry, a purveyor of quality and a pursuer of intelligence. I’ve been following and wearing the brand since I first discovered their unique fit in 2009.… Read More
‘Nikki’ encapsulates perfectly the new ‘Happy’ trend, combining a sense of joy, simplicity and ease. It is a return to basics and a rediscovery of simple, genuine pleasures. The curved, feminine form of the tiny daisies sublimely symbolizes that sense of cheerfulness that the warmer season heralds. The flowers are worked in embroidery and lace, making ‘Nikki’ a wardrobe essential that is easy to wear and invisible under clothes, with a unique, pleasing fit and unrivaled softness.
This lively, delightful range comes in a palette of elegant, complementary colours which makes it both contemporary and timeless at the same time.… Read More
Launched in 2015, Cassiopée quickly became one of Empreinte’s best-sellers, praised for its style combining lightness, invisibility, perfect fit and total sophistication. The design has been enriched and Empreinte presents a new form of Cassiopée, an innovative concentrate of well-being.
36 months of research and development to develop a unique bra, in a brand new material, with 5 stand-out major advantages:
~ Second skin comfort
~ Lifted silhouette
~ Perfect breathability
~ Protective invisibility
~ Brand new design
The structure of the material, also called Spacer, guarantees breathability and longevity.… Read More
The new Maya bra and panty is covered with polka dots, so elegant, full of fun, and still as seductive as ever. This classic pattern is a wardrobe staple that brings a retro feel to the whole variety of women’s garments. Here it is combined with fine embroidery on tulle with a hand-made feel, to create Maya’s “vintage romantic” look. The slightly satined mesh over the cups contains no elastane, as a result absolute support is guaranteed. The jacquard elastic straps with their limited stretch also have scattered pretty little dots.… Read More
There’s nothing like a little pomp and circumstance when executed with elegance and grace. Beautiful details transfer the lavish wedding to a sophisticated affair. Empreinte’s Pompadour collection is a perfect reflection of bridal luxury, replete with embroidery, guipure and tulle. Perfectly detailed for a larger cup (C_G, 30-46) bride, this is lingerie that fits the occasion before, during and after the big day.
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Irina is now available in Byzance, a combination of Amethyst violet with copper highlights.
Irina carries us away into an enchanting world, a world of Arabian Nights inspired by the mysterious beauties of the Far East. Visually stunning lingerie, rich in delicate and shimmering embroidery, to wear like a piece of jewellery. Irina also promises an even more sublime figure as a result of its advanced lightweight fabrics. Embroidered tulle offers the kind of support and comfort that only Empreinte can bring.
Pleated straps, lightweight draping on some pieces and rows of pearl guipure lace add to the sophistication of the range.… Read More
Every August of my childhood, my family would pack up the station wagon and drive north for a 2 week vacation camping on the islands of Lake George. My memories of these trips center on my dad. His approach to the entire process taught me important lessons on preparation and attention to detail. Even though we were isolated outdoors, without plumbing or electricity, he was able to transform an ordinary campsite into a stunning wooded retreat. We were often envied by others for our unique and innovative set up. … Read More