Category Archives: Underwear

Get Smart: Theory, River Island & Fortnight Lingerie

I’m on a really smart, simple and classic clothing kick right now.  Likely influenced by the streamlined looks at DKNY and Saint Laurent Paris during the recent fashion weeks, I’ve been wearing my River Island blazer non stop (when Austin … Continue reading

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“The Body Never Lies” ~ Martha Graham.

Last year I attended a wonderful talk on women’s rights and women’s clothes at Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.  Although hard for me to imagine, the changes described in women’s dress since even the 1900s was quite startling. … Continue reading

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Fall into Lace

This weekend I wanted to do an outfit update on the gorgeous Zinke jumper that I featured in one of my recent Friday Lingerie Lust posts.  The “All Things Nice” jumper is from Zinke‘s Souvenir collection; a super sexy lace bodysuit … Continue reading

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Spring Brights.

This post is a little inspired by Alyssa of agirlinboston who tried on some bright blue YSL heels out shopping with me on Saturday and I got a quick lesson in how bright colour can really transform an outfit.  (Sadly … Continue reading

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Undercover shop.

A ‘mini post’ today – every now and again I find some lovely, delicate items of underwear like this from Topshop that make me melt.  The last time I posted about under garments was the beginning of the year, I … Continue reading

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S’now reason not to dress sexy…

Several purchases Fashiononthecouch made in Milan were those of underwear. In a state of weather related denial, I was attracted to the La Perla and Myla ranges in Milan’s main department store, La Rinascente http://www.rinascente.it/webapp/ I wanted to showcase Myla … Continue reading

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