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The Corsage Vendor

A vintage gelatin silver photograph showing a pretty young woman in her Edwardian scanties. This photograph was taken by the American Illustrator …

The One That I Want

I suppose by now you’ve all seen the latest Chanel N°5 commercial featuring Gisele Bündchen… It’s actually a film, directed by Baz …

Honoring Oscar de la Renta

Oscar de la Renta has passed away, Monday, at the age of 82. In honor of his passing, I wanted to celebrate …

Playing The Cards You Were Dealt

Who could concentrate on playing cards when there were such risque, scantily-clad, ladies on them? These vintage playing cards feature advertising — …

Kickaway Lingerie, How Fun To Say!

This vintage lingerie box (found here) may not seem naughty at face value. However, aside from “Kickaway Lingerie” being fun to say, …

A Brief Interlude…

A vintage ad for mail order full cut day of the week panties in rayon tricot knit jersey made by Betty Co-Ed …

National Corset Week History

A vintage National Corset Week store window (via), sometime after 1952, when the British industry introduced the advertising week. Don’t be confused …

Vintage Celanese Lingerie Ad

From 1937 via My Vintage Vogue. Related posts: Dixie Dunbar Lounges Tie One On Vintage Babydoll Ad Vintage Red Spark Lingerie

Quick Lingerie News Notes

Esty Lingerie recently launched Arabel, a handmade vegan lingerie brand which appears to focus on tiny panties and suspender belts like these …

Jane Pain Indeed

Jane Pain is no plain Jane. The design-oriented luxury lingerie label is the work of self-taught Argentinean designer Patricia Salinas. When the …

A Real Power Model

Powerful in red, this vintage DuPont nylon tricot full-slip is a Powers Model – yup, that Powers. Related posts: Frederick’s Of Hollywood …

When Modesty Is Sexy

A rare piece of vintage Olga lingerie, this vintage lace babydoll nightie is more proof of Olga Erteszek’s design craft. Upon first …