As many of us were sad to hear, one of the world’s most famous American actresses passed away last week. Lauren Bacall has been featured on our blog before as one of our favorite vintage icons, but in light of recent events we thought we would pay her another tribute, and you can never really get enough of this fabulous gal anyway!
Many famous leading ladies of this era had career paths that were similar to hers, to get their start by modeling, followed by a lifetime of various acts between film, theater, and television. Lauren Bacall did just this, yet she set herself apart from others yearning for the spotlight with her sultry appearance, seductive voice, and overall jaw-dropping effect on everyone.… Read more
The past two weeks we have been profiling some information on our garments. While we know you love the vintage style and designs there sure is a lot of different options out there! So how do you know the difference between a demi cup bra, a push up bra, and a bullet bra? Keep reading to learn more and find which fit may be the best for you.
Demi bras have a lower cut cup, but still have underwire and varied amounts of padding so it creates more cleavage. Since this style has less coverage than other styles, it works perfectly under low-cut tops or a sexy revealing dress.… Read more
Last week, we started writing about the small differences that can separate different types of lingerie. Whether its between a Fully Fashioned French Heel, or a Fully Fashioned Euro Heel (see last week’s blog!), the definitive terms of lingerie can sometimes leave you feeling confused. This week, we’re focusing on the different types of shapewear that you can buy.
We’ll start with the Girdle, which can come in a panty style, or an open bottom style. This garment is a nice alternative to a garter belt because it still has the garter straps to hold up your stockings, but also provides shaping and tummy control. … Read more