Lingerie

A brief history of the racy, lacy thong

At the star-studded Met Gala this past spring, Kendall Jenner donned a crystal-encrusted sheer sheath by luxe lingerie brand La Perla with a black …

Julianne Moore

Lazy Oaf has launched its first ever lingerie and nightwear range and it’s cute as hell

Lazy Oaf has always been a prime purveyor of all things quirky and cool.<p>Remember their cat bikini? The epic Hello Kitty collection? The Disney …

Drag star Violet Chachki fronts a major lingerie campaign

The Bettie Page-like pin-up queen makes history<p><i>RuPaul’s Drag Race</i> winner Violet Chachki has been revealed as the face of Playful Promises’ new campaign, becoming one of the first drag queens to front a women’s lingerie line. INSPIRED.<p>The collection, taking major direction from 50s fashion icon …

The Best and Worst Shoes for Travel (Says a Flight Attendant)

It's arguable that no one logs as many miles crisscrossing the world as a flight attendant. Which means the rest of us can learn a thing or two from …

Shoes

The $28 Bra Everyone Is Buying On Amazon Now

This holiday season, Calvin Klein and Amazon are doing things differently. The two powerhouse brands have come together to create a new way for …

Calvin Klein

Ashley Graham Accuses Buyers of Not Selling Clothes for Curvy Customers

Despite major progress in the fashion industry in terms of body-inclusivity, <b>Ashley Graham</b> still believes there’s a long way to go before curvy …

Ashley Graham

'Victoria's Secret Fashion Show' Shocking Fan Scam Fake $35,000 Tickets!!!

'<b>Victoria's Secret Fashion Show</b>' fans are getting scammed into dropping tens of thousands of dollars for a prized ticket to the China show ... and …

Taylor Swift

This Model Recreated Victoria’s Secret Ads, and They’re All So Good

The pics are so inspiring.<p>The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is almost here, and every year the lingerie runway event is televised to millions, who watch gorgeous models strut their stuff down the catwalk. Then, the funny reaction tweets inevitably roll in summing up the show like this.<p>But model …

Urban Outfitters

Heidi Klum shares cheeky snap while sunbathing completely naked

Heidi Klum has found a way around unsightly tan lines – by sunbathing completely naked.<p>She may have just been named one of the highest TV paid TV …

Heidi Klum

Victoria's Secret is struggling because women want to be comfortable

When you think about Victoria's Secret, you think push-ups, Miracle Bras and sexy lingerie.<p>The problem for Victoria's Secret is that women don't want those anymore.<p>In early 2016, Victoria's Secret doubled down on sexy underwear. It pulled its swimsuit and apparel collections off the shelves, …

Wall Street Thinks Victoria's Secret Has a Panty Problem

First it was bras. Now Wall Street is worried about the panties at Victoria’s Secret.<p>The lingerie seller, which has struggled to pull out of a sales …

Business

Why Kendall Jenner Won't Walk in the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Contracts, contracts, contracts.<p>Back in August, tons of models gushed over the fact that they had been chosen to walk in this year's Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, but Kendall Jenner wasn't among them. As people waited for her to post about her own excitement, a source close to the …

Kendall Jenner

Heidi Klum Shares Racy Photo Of Her Naked Butt — See Sexy New Pic

Heidi Klum has always loved to hit the beach topless, but now she’s ditching her bikini bottoms as well! We’ve got the ‘AGT’ judge giving her bare …

Heidi Klum

Why Calvin Klein is selling underwear exclusively on Amazon

Calvin Klein is signing over its underwear business and cozying up to Amazon.<p>The brand announced it will now sell all of its underwear styles …

Calvin Klein

Victoria’s Secret Probably Misses Its Swimsuits Right Now, Too

Parent company L Brands is still feeling the slump from exiting the category.<p><i>This story originally appeared in Racked’s daily newsletter. Want more news from Racked?</i> <i>Sign up for our newsletter here</i><i>.</i><p>When the news broke last year that Victoria’s Secret would be phasing out swimwear, the internet …

Markets

The Bra Ladies of New York

<i>This week, women’s social club</i> <i>The Wing</i> <i>launches</i> No Man’s Land<i>, its first print magazine, with stories rolling out exclusively on the Cut.</i><p>It’s hard to …

Fashion

UFC bantamweight Ashlee Evans-Smith stuns in new lingerie shoot

Ashlee Evans-Smith has released new images from a recent lingerie photo shoot. The UFC bantamweight looks stunning and the fan reaction has …

UFC

The Best Affordable Boots in All Styles

Fall fashion equals prime boot season, as it’s hands down the most popular shoe style during fall weather. To ensure your wardrobe is set with the …

Shoes

ELLE Speaks To Olivier Rousteing About His Victoria's Secret x Balmain Collab

The designer reveals all.<p>When Victoria's Secret announced a collaboration with Balmain for their upcoming fashion show, our first thought was how has …

Fashion (UK)

Ashley Graham Says Her Mother Saved Her Modeling Career

On Saturday, Nov. 11, model Ashley Graham opened up about the inspiration she got from her mother, especially when she was growing up and attempting …

Dating

I Only Wear This One Strapless Bra (and It's $35)

A little while back, I wrote this story on Lively's new strapless bra launch—a strapless bra I instantly felt "made sense." As someone who personally …

Fashion

Plus-Sized Model Ashley Alexiss Tells Us The Gifts Your Lady Really Wants This Year

Before we get started with the holiday cheer, let's talk <b>Ashley Alexiss's</b> Instagram, shall we? For those of you won't don't already follow the …

Carolyn Hax: Grandma blushes at gift of lingerie by 17-year-old to girlfriend

Adapted from a recent online discussion.<p><i>Dear Carolyn: My 17-year-old grandson bought his 17-year-old girlfriend of barely two months lingerie from Victoria’s Secret. I think this is very inappropriate. He thinks I’m a dinosaur. Guidance, please?</i><p><b>— Dinosaur</b><p><b>Dinosaur:</b> I think if you were his parent, …

Lifestyle

Plus-size model Ashley Alexiss named ambassador of lingerie brand, sizzles in sexy Christmas campaign

The body-positivity movement in the lingerie industry just scored a huge win!<p>International plus-size model Ashley Alexiss is the new ambassador for</i> …

Plus Size

Ashley Graham wore a plunging red suit and wow, she looked good

Just one day after Demi Lovato wore a suit sans shirt, Ashley Graham owned the red carpet in an equally red suit by Prabal Gurung, and WHOAH. She was basically the business version of the dancer emoji (which, TBH, is the best emoji💃).<p>She wore the suit to <i>Glamour</i>'s 2017 Women of the Year Awards on …

Ashley Graham

The Affordable Store Fashion Girls Can't Stop Talking About

The chic way to stay warm.<p><i>Available in sizes XXS/XS to S/M.</i><p>Mango Decorative Bow Skirt ($80)<p>Add some shape to your chunkiest of sweaters with this …

Clothing

The 5 New Shoe Trends Everyone in Germany Knows About

One of our favorite parts of this job is sharing and exploring different fashion trends around the world. While we typically touch on Parisian topics …

Shoes

Small lingerie brands take off as Victoria’s Secret slows down

Today, I published a story about how small fashion startups are ditching the Bonobos and Nasty Gal playbooks–which were all about growing fast as quickly as possible–for a new model of slow, sustainable growth. “But these small fashion startups, as a group, can have a big impact,” says Loren …

Here's Your First Look at Victoria's Secret x Balmain

The Victoria's Secret Angels are about to get Balmain-ified. At its annual fashion show spectacular, the lingerie giant will debut a collaboration with the French luxury house (in a punk-themed segment, Jasmine Tookes revealed to <i>Vogue</i>), which will then be available to shop on November 29. With just …

A Lingerie Expert Weighs In on One of Our Biggest Packing Questions

Bras I pack on a trip: eight. Bras I actually wear on a trip: two. When it comes to packing, why is that it my undergarments are always the hurried …