Women less likely than men to receive CPR from passerby, study says

Women less likely than men to receive CPR from passerby, study says “If you suffer cardiac arrest in public, just being a woman means you’re less likely to receive potentially life-saving CPR from a passerby, according to a new study. One theory to explain the discrepancy: Strangers may be reluctant to undo a woman’s clothing…

Spring Cleaning 2017 – Dresses & Lingerie

Hi! I did some spring cleaning recently, so here are some bust-friendly dresses and lingerie pieces that I am looking to part with. Brands include BiuBiu, Bravissimo/Pepperberry, Hanky Panky, Kinga, Parfait, Samanta and Scantilly. DRESSES SOLD! BiuBiu Dress. Size 36B. Size guide. Gently worn. Dry cleaning tag attached. $25.   Bravissimo/Pepperberry Bandeau Dress. Size 8RC. Size guide. New with…

Brand Spotlight: Adina Reay (UK)

Today’s brand spotlight is on Adina Reay, based in the UK, and this blog post utilizes UK sizing. They sell bras, bodysuits and underwear, and their size range runs from 28DD to 36G and S to L. “Adina Reay lingerie is designed and manufactured in the UK specifically for the 28DD to 36G luxury market.” Here are some…

Brand Spotlight: DDAtelier (Russia)

Today’s brand spotlight is on DDAtelier, based in Russia, and this blog post utilizes DDAtelier’s unique sizing system. They sell tops, bottoms, dresses and outerwear, and their size range runs from 65D (≈30D) to 85H (≈38H). “One of the first brands in the world who began to make bra sized clothes for women with hourglass figure! We all…

A Look Back At My 20s… With Cars!

Age 20. I took care of my father when not at school or work, bought a delightful Quartz Silver 1987 Acura Integra, joined G1Teg.org and started taking Automotive Technology classes. I didn't know it then, but those were the days. My favorite things to wear were car-themed shirts, dark colors and simple patterns. A post…

Brand Spotlight: Addiction Nouvelle Lingerie (US)

Today’s brand spotlight is on Addiction Nouvelle Lingerie, based in the US, and this blog post utilizes US sizing. Their size range runs from 30A to 38G and XS to XL. “Addiction Nouvelle Lingerie brings you seductive transparency lingerie combined with sophisticated design. Addiction is more than lingerie; it’s a basic you’ll love to show.” Here…

Compassion And Fashion Coexist Here

Hello! Several lovely readers encouraged me to cover this topic, and I am happy to oblige. As I have said before, I was raised with both American and Indian cultural influences. I make a concerted effort to practice Ahimsa to the extent that it is reasonably practicable. As one part of this, I follow a delicious and nutritious…

Let’s Talk About Boudoir Shoots, Part 1 (Updated)

Hi! Talking to my family and friends made me realize that many people who have never done a boudoir shoot are quite intrigued by the idea. It also made me realize that some may be feeling a bit shy, so I wanted to broach the subject! Let’s get started with some definitions from Dictionary.com for context: boudoir…