Spring Comes Early at Lula Lu Lingerie

ShareWhile spring clothing usually does come early in the fashion world – one often sees warm weather-ready clothing as early as late January or early February – Lula Lu Lingerie is launching spring just in time for the holiday season. The first piece from Lula Lu’s Spring 2011 collection is being launched this month. Called [...]

Lula Lu Lingerie Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month

ShareIt’s October and pink ribbons supporting breast cancer awareness month are all over the place. However, instead of pink ribbons, Lula Lu Lingerie will donate a portion of the sales of their pink Kaylen convertable bra and bikini bottoms to Save the Tatas breast cancer awareness foundation. The bra, which is lightly lined, is available [...]

The Truth About Bras

ShareRecently, I had a chance to speak with Karen Bromley of the Intimate Apparel Council where we discussed bras and size issues. Our talk ranged from sizing issues (especially for smaller women) to shopping tips and the fact that women are wearing incorrect sizes (85%!). According to Ms. Bromley, bras are a very technical article [...]

New York Times article on small boobs and bras

ShareCheck it out here A bra from The Little Bra Company One issue I have with petite-focused bra companies is that though many have smaller back sizes in 28s and 30s, most don’t go over a B cup.  So where are all the women with small backs but larger cup sizes supposed to shop?  Though [...]

Introducing the Delilah Bra From

Share The Delilah Bra is now available at Lula Lu Petites! This bra, which is slightly padded and great for those of us who’re tiny, comes in sizes 32AA to 38AA and 32A to 36A and available in three colours (white, “nude” and black). The unwired bra is made with organic cotton, which is great [...]

Would Smaller-Framed Lingerie Be Controversial Too?

ShareThe recent Lane Bryant ad controversy, where ABC and Fox either pulled the spot or demanded editing, caused uproar all over the Internet. Some said that it was unfair to allow skinny women prance around in lingerie, while a very attractive (but not size 2) woman is considered “too hot for TV.” So this brings [...]

I HATE Bra Shopping….

ShareSmall sizes are hard to find in Toronto. Weird, since there are plenty of small-framed women in town. A shop that has a very good reputation supposedly carried a brand that I liked. When I got there, they said that the bras from that brand didn’t fit very well. Ummmmm….maybe because the ladies you’ve recommended [...]

Vantha Ry: New Petite Line

Share Check out this new petite designer! A full profile will be coming to Shorty Stories and Prospere Magazine soon!