Boutique spotlight: Dolci Follie

When you purchase a garment in a shop or order a garment online you don’t always appreciate how much hard work goes on behind the scenes. I have been very keen to do a series of interviews with lingerie designers/ boutique owners/ buyers/ agents and stylists to show how much time and effort goes into each … Continue reading

My Favourite Lingerie Blogs

There are so many fashion blogs out there but unfortunately only a handful of blogs are dedicated to lingerie. Below i have listed my favourites for your perusal. The Lingerie Addict Founded by Cora Harrington aka Treacle. I have been a follower of this blog for many years and can remember it when it first … Continue reading

Bond Girls – Get the look

I went to see the New Bond film last night so heres a little post of some of my favourite bond girls and where to get their lingerie  loungewear and swimwear inspired looks. May Day – A view to kill Lisa marie fernandez £305 / Lucas hugh £170 / Wolford £260 Vesper Lynd – Casino … Continue reading

Sian Hoffman

Photos by Paulina Otylie Surys Sian Hoffman is a corsetier and lingerie designer who specializes in creating bespoke corsetry. “Her collections can be broken down into four distinct lines – Fashion, Restraint, Bridal and Feminine Vintage. Each is versatile in the preferred way of wearing; as underwear or outerwear.” I love everything about these hauntingly … Continue reading

Ell & Cee – New Collection

Photographer: Annie Bundfuss MUA: Lucy Jayne I was very excited to see that Luxe Lingerie and Loungewear Brand Ell & Cee have launched their gorgeous A/W collection online. I was lucky to intern at the brand last year and actually pattern cut and sewed some of the sapphire, amethyst and Harriet pieces so its great … Continue reading

This Week i made: Chevron Knickers

I’ve had this blue and white chevron fabric for a while and decided to finally make something with it. The knickers are really simple to make and consisted of 4 pieces – front, back and 2 x gusset (for the gusset i used the chevron cotton for the outside and jersey for the part that … Continue reading

National Stockings Day!

 Charnos hosiery have declared today as National Stockings Day! But today is about more than just donning a pair of stockings, it has been set up to help raise awareness and money for Breast Cancer. Director of fundraising and marketing Judy Beard explain: “One in eight women in the UK will develop breast cancer in their lifetime … Continue reading

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

It’s breast cancer awareness month and i felt it was only fitting to do a little post about it. The Facts The biggest risk factor, after gender, is increasing age – approximately 81 per cent of breast cancers occur in women over the age of 50 More people are being diagnosed with breast cancer but … Continue reading

Lascivious Presents: Lola – A short Film

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/50671807″>Lola</a&gt; from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/jameslightbown”>James Lightbown</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Loving this short film featuring the gorgeous Lola set from Lascivious. LASCIVIOUS http://www.lascivious.co.uk Director – James Lightbown http://www.jameslightbown.com DOP/Editor/Colourist – Adam Roberts http://www.adamroberts.net Assistant – Karl Gregory http://www.karlgregory.co.uk Lead Make-Up Artist – Claire Salter http://www.clairesalter.co.uk Second Make-Up Artist – Rose Magnall http://www.rosemakeup.co.uk Model – Eleni at Union Models, London http://www.unionmodels.com Music – Mike … Continue reading

Hello there!

Hello! Welcome to my brand spanking new blog –  mentionable unmentionables! Hopefully the name is a bit of a giveaway that the blog will be focused on lingerie (with a bit of swimwear and loungewear thrown in too) So a little bit about me – My name is Rae and Im a complete lingerie addict. … Continue reading