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God Save Queens

God Save Queens: Feminine and Empowering Lingerie Fashion

The word “empowering” is often overused when it comes to lingerie fashions. But in the case of God Save Queens, I think it might be right on target. It somehow combines the frilly aspects of beautiful laces with practical design, all in a sophisticated package. If you’re not familiar with this new indie brand, you’ll […]

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Edge 'o Beyond

Edge o’ Beyond’s New Lingerie, Swimwear, and Luxury Mastectomy Bra

I love discovering new lingerie brands, but it’s a rare treat to see one launch that’s genuinely offering something different. Edge o’ Beyond was one such label when it debuted in 2014. Named after the founder’s first home, this is luxury lingerie with a unique twist. Almost every piece features small rings on which to […]

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ColieCo

ColieCo Lingerie: Ethically Manufactured, Sustainable, and Made to Last

Today I’m introducing readers to ColieCo Lingerie, a relatively new indie lingerie brand. What’s different about them is their commitment to eco-friendly, ethically manufactured pieces that are made to last. Unlike many larger brands, they aren’t looking to have you replace your bras and knickers every season (although you might want to shop their styles […]

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Nubian Skin

Nubian Skin: Expanding Intimate and Lounge Options for Women of Color

Nubian Skin made waves across the lingerie world when it launched in 2014. It triggered an industry-wide interest in intimates for people of color, previously a woefully underserved market. Brands have of course always made the odd brown bra here and there. But rarely were they marketed as a ‘nude’ option or photographed on models […]

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Ellesmere Lingerie: Where Inner Meets Outer Beauty

Today we’re featuring indie lingerie brand, Ellesmere Lingerie. Only a few years old, this Canadian label is quickly making a name for itself. Why is that? First, the styles (whether a simple everyday black bra or delicate lace and matching garter set) are drop-dead gorgeous. Second, they offer bras and bralettes to fit a broad range […]

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