Understanding of all Lingerie Styles & Designs

Balconette - Also known as a shelf bra - usually offering little or no coverage. The bra is structured through under-wire to provide an uplift to the breast.

Demi - This Bra is cut just above the nipples - also known as a half cup.

Full Cup - Completely covers most of the breast offering coverage and support that provides contour to the breast.

Bandeau - Soft Strapless Style top formed by a band of fabric.

Padded - Intended to provide extra lift and support to the bust, extra padding inside the cup achieves this.

Push Up - Designed to push breasts up and together by means of extra padding inserted at the bottom of each cup.

Under-wire - Offers definition and extra support to each breast by the use of a sewn-in flex beneath the bra cups.

Plunge - Reveals top part of the bust, shapes and lifts up for a fuller look. Shoulder straps are usually set wider apart.

Brief - Offers the most coverage, different designs are available includes high waisted brief which ends above the belly button.

Boyshorts - Feminine style boxer shorts with higher cut leg holes and lower riding waistline. Comfortable yet sexy full coverage low rise panty.

G-string - A panty with virtually no coverage, consists of a small front panel held together by side and back string. ideal to help prevent panty lines.

Thong - Comfortable open back panty with a minimal amount of fabric, offers more side and back coverage than a g-string

Basque - A tight contoured fitting bodice with or without garter straps.

Body - One Piece Garment that is similar to a teddy though much tighter and can also be more revealing. Comes with either snap or hook crotch fastening.

Bustier - A one-piece garment that has flexible boning to provide a sculptured shape, usually accompanied by a lace-up back and garter straps with optional shoulder straps. Its length can be anything from the bust to anywhere between the rib cage and hips.

Corset - Can begin over or under the bust, covers most of a women's waist and can extend past the hips to enhance the women's body. Boning can be either steel or plastic both are quite robust and very sufficient. Hook closure and a tie-up back are always present. A corset is designed to provide push up effect and offer great support.

Garter Belt / Suspenders - A Lingerie belt produced in different sizes, sits neatly on the waist and has long stretchy straps hanging down, straps are then attached to the stocking tops which produces a sexy look and feel.

Teddy - A combination of a camisole and panty, loose fitting with snap or hook crotch fastening. More modern designs leave less to the imagination.

Babydoll - A Short loose fitting nightgown which has an empire waist a high waistline that cuts horizontally across the body, just below the bust. Beneath is an attached loose skirt that usually reaches the hip or thigh in length. Different designs offer lace, ruffles, bows or ribbon.

Cami-Set - Sleeveless top with spaghetti straps usually waist or hip in length. Available separately or as a set with matching or coordinating panties.

Chemise - A Sleeveless undergarment that is straight like a slip and similar to a babydoll, fits closer to the hips and waist.

Flyaway - Same as babydoll apart from having an open front or back which make this garment more revealing.

Bodystocking - This fitted hosiery is body-hugging and covers the entire body from shoulder to the feet, others are footless. The bodystocking is usually made of stretchy sheer material available in Lace, fishnet, sheer or opaque and highlights all your bodies sculptured womanly curves, looking sexy by design.

Hold Ups - Thigh high stocking with elastic or silicone grip bands around the top so no need for a garter belt.

Stockings - come in numerous styles and height, sizes from knee high to thigh high. A luxury sexy intimate accessory to compliment a women's leg worn with skirts, dresses and can be worn with just lingerie for a more sexy appeal.

Tights - Elastic waisted garment, very stretchy which covers the feet and legs. Available in various styles including silk, nylon, opaque or fishnet.