By ELLEN LEWIS
My first truly visceral encounter with sculpted perfection was when at the age of 19, I saw Michelangelo’s Moses at San Pietro Basilica in Rome. I was having a bad day, lamenting about a boyfriend back home when I came upon this extraordinary sculpture confronting a level of artistic genius unbeknown to me before. My entire attitude changed, and my pursuit of art history became my primary focus.
“Michelangelo said “I saw … Read More
If you’re looking for the ideal sports bra that offers incredible support without compression that’s also cool and comfortable, then this is the one for you! The Anita Active 2-in-1 Performance WireX Sports Bra (#5599) is the perfect and unique mix of fit, design and fabric that offers uncompromising comfort and versatility.
“This bra fits perfectly and I liked that I could change it to a racerback for high impact activities. I LOVE IT! I’m
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Comfort and convenience is a motivating force in the lingerie business today. We are always looking for fresh, innovative and creative ways to make our lives more comfortable. Can laundry detergent help? Leaflets, coming soon from the Forever Group, answers the call.
Leaflets are simple laundry sheets that replace powders and liquids when washing clothes, by hand or in a machine. Although the concept is not completely new, this particular brand stands apart. Using … Read More
By TINA WILSON
Candy corn, the NYC Village Halloween Parade, crazy carved pumpkins, haunted NYC brownstone scenes, spooky dogs and kids, these are some of my favorite Halloween things.
My go to Halloween costume for many years was a witch ensemble. Halloween gave me the freedom to dress provocatively and to be exposed, something I have never been comfortable with in day to day to life. Dressing in a bustier or corset as a witch … Read More
Who is that masked woman? She must be a Lise Charmel aficionado, a woman of mystery, a lover of art, elegant, sensual, and ready to party. So, it’s a good thing that Lise Charmel is offering retailers a special holiday promotion for 50 of their customers who revere romance, the drama of performance, and pleasure of dressing up. Four separate collections are headlined by four coordinating mask designs, each one individually designed, yet addressing a … Read More
By ELLEN LEWIS
I first discovered Girl and a Serious Dream several years ago at a small lingerie boutique show in NYC. I was intrigued by the exquisite craftsmanship and timeless designs. The brand is the vision of owner and creator, Anita Aguirre who emigrated from Peru to study architecture in the USA. Always interested in design, texture and fabric, Anita began her entrepreneurial journey when she decided to create bridal intimates for herself. Encouraged … Read More