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Shadowline vintage detail as featured on Etsy.com and seen on Lingerie BriefsSearching for sun bonnets for my granddaughters last week on Etsy.com, I happened across some Shadowline® vintage lingerie produced in the 1950’s through 70’s. I can actually remember my own grandmother (and my mom) wearing nightgowns like these. Flash forward 50 years and what seemed old is new again. These images struck a chord. The interest in vintage lingerie has always been relevant to many lingerie aficionados but lately, the trend has become more prevalent, surfacing on social media. The past often comes into focus in times of reflection.… ...Read more


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By HOLLY JACKSONShadowline Lingerie heritage nightgowns for vintage lovers as featured on Lingerie BriefsShadowline peignoir sets - nightgowns and robesEvery year at Christmas, I think about my grandfather. He wasn’t really a gift guy. He bought discount stuff on Christmas Eve to save money and then wrapped everything in old newspapers instead of wrapping paper. He was practical and proud of it. The only exception was when it came to my grandmother. She collected dramatic hats and big bold prints, even when she had to make them herself. Every year, he would go down to the fanciest women’s shop in their small town and ask for a full lingerie set, from the matching gown to all of the assorted underwear to go with it.… ...Read more


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