Posts Tagged Paris

Fabric Innovations in Lingerie – via Lingerie Buyer

Fabric Innovations in Lingerie - via Lingerie Buyer

My latest column on innovations in the Lingerie world, via Ali Cudby from Fab Foundations continues her series on innovations in lingerie – this month, ink-jet printing that combines smooth lines with the appearance of lace, a seamless knitted shaping line from Barbara and wearable cosmetics from […]

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Technology Comes To “Paris” – Via Lingerie Briefs

Technology Comes To "Paris" - Via Lingerie Briefs

Consider the technical challenges of creating lingerie.   No matter how carefully a manufacturer designs a garment, as soon as any pattern is incorporated into the fabric there will be differences from size to size.   It’s simply impossible to make a pattern identical when the area […]

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Light A Path ~ Valisère via Lingerie Briefs

Light A Path ~ Valisère via Lingerie Briefs

The Autumn/Winter 2012 Paris Salon International de la Lingerie was a mash up of color, sound – and 50 particularly innovative lights, courtesy of Valisère’s Corsage Magique. The Corsage Magique is a corset that is made with lace and a backing fabric featuring a decorative motif – […]

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Scenes from Salon International de la Lingerie – via The Lingerie Journal

Scenes from Salon International de la Lingerie - via The Lingerie Journal

“There is a great energy as you walk through the show, and a sense of theater,” – Ali Cudby by Ali Cudby The Autumn/Winter 2012 Salon International de la Lingerie was held in Paris January 21 – 23rd. The convention space is divided between two simultaneous shows. […]

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Paris Show – Day 3

Younger siblings can be wonderful — energetic, colorful, and always thinking we’re SO cool, they use all our best moves. It’s no different in fashion, and just as Dolce and Gabbana has D&G, Marlies Dekkers has Undressed. Based on the best selling lines of big sister, Undressed […]

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Paris Show – Day 2 Report

After two days of the show, I feel simultaneously like I’ve seen an amazing amount and that I have so much more to see. The Paris Salon de la Lingerie is divided into areas — Essentials (lingerie brands we know and love), Loungewear, Men, Italians (which seems […]

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Paris Show – Day One

Day one in Paris and just walking in the door is exciting! The show is large – though I’m told it’s smaller than previous years. The booths have a bigger presence, and a more involved set up – with construction and a sense of theater. The theatrical […]

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