There’s nothing wrong with your trusty old nude bra and white cotton panties, but let’s face it, sometimes you want something way more exciting on your ladybits. Where can you go to find sexy, unique, locally made, hand-crafted lingerie for all sizes? Here are four lust-worthy looks from four shops that sell the undergarments and swimwear of your dreams. You can check them out online, AND you can find them at the upcoming BUST Craftacular on Saturday, April 23.
One of a Kind HEARTS, Spikes, and Studs Bustier Top from New York Couture
This custom, one-of-a-kind Bustier Top make a major STATEMENT! All the details are hand-done for the super sexy and sweet result. And an extra plus: it can be made to fit almost all busts. You find pieces like this one at New York Couture's Craftacular booth (booth 130). They will also have other limited edition and one- of-a-kind clothing, accessories, vintage jewelry. It's all very punk-rock cool, ultra-glam prima ballerina. Don't miss it.
Peachy Keen Vintage Lace Robe from Siobhan Barrett
Made for lounging, the Peachy Keen Vintage Lace Robe is your new lover. It's a one of a kind! Handmade with LOVE by Siobhan Barrett. You can find it on the Siobhan Barrett Etsy shop or stop by Booth 28 at the Craftacular for more handmade lingerie and swimwear. Item prices range $20-$200.
Glamkini from MIRAME
Shift gears from the bedroom to the beach with this fabulously retro inspired 2-piece. The bright coral color stands out in the sunshine, and the racing stripes down the front give a sporty edge. The suit comes fully lined. Get this look on the MIRAME online shop or find tons of suits like it at Craftacular booth 68 B. All MIRAME garments are made of locally sourced materials in sweatshop-free NYC. Pretty awesome!
Satin Femme Fatale Corselette & Pin-up Shaping Garter Panty from Dirty Dolls Lingerie
Channel your inner femme fatale in this corselette and panty set. The Lingerie at Dirty Dolls is all inspired by the vintage underthings worn by the starlets of Hollywood’s Golden Age. Their mission is to bring glamour back into the everyday. Check them out online and definitely come by booth 98 at the Craftacular to shop bras, panties, shapers, hand-made pasties, garters and hair flowers. There's lots to browse, with reasonable prices ranging $10-$60.
More from BUST
Olivia’s first sentence was “No talk, just laugh” and since then, she’s made it her business to find the humorous side of life and share her absurd observations with others. She’s a writer, a lover of all things pop culture, and she can’t fall asleep without having 30 Rock on in the background. If you like looking at pictures of food and random dogs, you should check out Olivia’s Instagram.