1950’s all lace petticoats

This week saw me photographing two adorable 1950's vintage all lace petticoats that I didn't know I had.  Neither uses elastic at the waist and instead uses either a button or zipper fastening.  I am assuming one would wear these in conjunction with something in the form of another petticoat…

Whatever Happened to the Bra-Slip?

Whatever happened to the vintage Bra-Slip?  This morning I photographed a pretty little Bra-Slip prior to listing.  As I hit the shutter button on several different angles, I started thinking about the Bra Slip and why we just don't really see them anymore these days.  Even as a seller of thousands…

Vintage Perlon Slips

As you have probably gathered by now I specialise in Perlon slips.  I just love the properties of this wonderful nylon derivative - its softness against my skin, its wispy sheer transparency, its superior resistance to surface abrasion damage like rubbing and flecks, not to mention the adorable styles made with…

Villa Elizabeth Photoshoot

Despite outrageously fierce heat, we had a fun photoshoot at the Villa Elizabeth on the tiny Greek island of Meganisi....... Nice and secluded.  No pesky onlookers up here. Typical classic Perlon hemline. Seclusion and privacy is so important.  Only the Milky Way looks over us. Beautiful British 1950's knickers by Taylor…