The Return of the Kestos Bralette

dorotheas closet kestos bralette

Photo via Dorotheas Closet

After decades of near-obscurity (at least among the less lingerie-addicted of us), the wrapped style of that classic Kestos bralette is back in season. In many ways, this was the original convertible bra, the wrapped band allowed for wearing with the low-backed fashions that were popular …

How to Make Your Own Bralette or Bikini Top


Materials Needed:

  • Simplicity 14261950s Bra Top – Available in sizes 4-22.
  • Knit or woven fabric (If you are creating a bathing suit top, make sure to use a swimwear fabric)
  • 1 or 2 spools of thread
  • Hand sewing needle
  • Tracing Paper
  • Tracing wheel
  • Scissors and snips
  • Weights (You can buy

Review: FRKS Lingerie Night Wolf bralette and panties

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FRKS Night Wolf PantyFRKS Lingerie Howling Wolf Panty $40

FRKS Lingerie are an indie brand based in Hungary that have been on my radar for quite a while now their psychedelic colour palette and insanely intricate hand-embroidery …

An Introduction to the Bralette

Lilipiache - Sweet Pea Bralette

Lilipiache Sweet Pea Bralette

The beauty of the bralette is that its lightweight, soft, and easy to wear but best of all, it has no underwires. While many women find underwire bras necessary in their daily lives, abandoning them can bring about a sense of freedom and empowerment. Even if …

Lingerie of the Week: La Perla Baronessa Bralette

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La Perla Baronessa

This weeks Lingerie of the Week is firmly on the lust list. Ill never own it, but I couldnt stop thinking about it and so its this weeks pick. Lately, Ive been in love with all things pink: hot pink, rose …

Style Watch: Strappy Bralettes from $20 to $150

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Dita Von Teese Von Follies Madam X Wireless Bra Victoria Dagger Max Johnson

Dita Von Teese Madam X lingerie set | Model: Victoria Dagger, photo В© Max Johnson

Ive made no secret of my undying love for bralettes. Though there are a few fairly basic bralette styles that show little distinction across brands, there are also …

Lingerie of the Week: With Love Lilly Champagne Bralette

with love lilly champagne bralette

The Lingerie of the Week article is a weird thing sometimes. On the one hand, I feel like it should feature ever wilder, more creative, and technically innovative lingerie designers. On the other hand, theres something to be said for simple, classic, even basic silhouettes done well. Its a careful …