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An Ode to Vintage: 1920′s Inspired Lingerie Shopping Guide

By Mylittlevixen

With the highly anticipated 1920′s classic remake of the The Great Gatsby now in theaters, the roaring 20s story captures the height of the Jazz age with elegance, over-the-top opulence, and sophisticated parties boosting and exclusive guest list of the elite. The summer’s biggest blockbuster has inspired everything from fashion to music as audiences seem to once again be captivated the fiery spirit of the Golden Age. Since we’re all about lingerie here, it was only fitting celebrate our love affair with vintage-style lingerie and give our picks for beautiful intimates with timeless style. When you think 1920′s style, you see soft pastels color palettes, amazing lace embroidery, plunging necklines, and short hemlines. If you’re wondering what to wear under that greats 20s fashion statement, we have some excellent choice for you to choose from.

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For full busted women who are looking for the spirit of the 20s and that vintage flare, ‘Danielle’ from Parfait by Affinitas is the set from you. The dusty rose color is simply exquisite with a flatter silhouette and matching high-waisted panty. The feminine design also included stunning embriodery along with special attention to comfort and support.

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The flapper dress was a style staple in the 1920s and fashionistas everywhere rocked the fringed dress especially if you were lucky enough to obtain an exclusive invite to a fancy shindig reminiscent of one of Gatsby’s opulent festivities. The Damaris Pandora Thong ($98 USD) and matching suspender belt ($120 USD) pops with a luscious lipstick red color and captures the essence of lust and sinful delight.

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If the beautiful honey yellow with ivory accents doesn’t automatically catch your eye, the Lilipiache Honey Bra ($99 USD) is ideal for the woman that loves the finer things in life. As we remember the roaring 20s for its over-the-top luxury and rich socialites flaunting their wealth, this bra embodies the spirit of an unforgettable era. Match it up with the Honey Bee Thong ($55 USD) to complete the look.

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As a native New Yorker, I will be the first to say that nothing is better than NYC in the summer time. The possibilities are endless and you feel dangerous – it’s all exciting. Just like scenes out of the Great Gatsby, New York is still the city of dreams and where anything is possible. Stella McCartney took the essence of New York’s fiery spirit in the Laura Pottering Bustier ($110 USD). Somehow I can envision the character Daisy wearing this festive number enchanting any man in her presence. Complete the look with the matching bikini ($55 USD) and knock them dead!


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The Stella Babydoll by Affinitas Intimates ($54 USD) is a vision of perfection. With beautiful design and impeccable soft fabric, this dreamy babydoll is a dream. The modern twist to a classic staple in lingerie is a must-have item for any fashionista to have.


Finally we have the Eberjey Esther Chemise ($80 USD) and we can just imagine ourselves lounging in a gorgeous elegant bedroom wearing this amazing piece of lingerie. This enchanting piece comes just in time for warmer weather and sunny days ahead. We absolutely adore this piece!

Will you bring some that Gatsby charm to your boudoir?

Until the next time,

xoxo The Vixen


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