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undergarments

Tiny back, big rack: How to find wedding undergarments when you’re small with huge boobs

Let’s talk about boobs! I’m a 32DD, which means I am a petite chick with a mighty big rack. Wedding dress shopping was all about the boobs for me. I had to find a dress that either supported the big gals comfortably and flatteringly on its own, OR I had to find a dress that could work with some major undergarment action. Yup, I’ve learned a lot of tricks shopping for the rare and elusive “big rack, small back” support systems in my time. Let’s talk about our options…

Add a pop of color and excitement to your wedding dress with petticoats from ReSashay

Thinking of adding something fun, colorful, and unexpected to your wedding outfit? Then you’re gonna wanna think about our sponsor ReSashay, and they’re awesome selection of petticoats. ReSashay has made petticoat purchasing perfectly painless (say that three times fast) with their two ways to shop…

Why do I have cleavage on my back? Learning to love your Venus Fold

For a lot of women, their first experience with a structural shaping garment other than a bra is a corset-back wedding dress — and they quickly learn that a corset is a bit more complicated to wear than a bra. (What, you mean I have to reach in and shift stuff around to get it sitting right?) When you compress the average torso in a corset, the person’s back skin tends to fold a bit on itself. This is commonly referred to as “back cleavage” or the “Venus Fold.” Let’s talk about it.

Bold, colorful, and funky tights for brave brides

It’s been a good long time since we’ve checked out the realm of funky tights. We’ve rounded up some of the craziest, sexiest, and kind of out-of-this-world tights we could find this time around, including these bad-ass, studded, and metal-laden leggings from Sass & Bide.

Geeky undies for a sexy wedding night surprise

We’ve already covered wedding night nookie and keeping it special. But perhaps some of you would rather keep it hilarious and surprising? Maybe your partner is a classic movie monster fan and the sexiness above would show just how much you want to please them. I went on a hunt for more geeky, fangirl-y, and just plain fun panty/undie/boxer options for the wedding night (or the next day, depending on how tired you are!).

We’ve got legs (and how to dress them up right)! Tights and socks for your wedding style

It was a serendipitous moment when Ariel and I were mass-pinning socks and tights onto the Offbeat Bride Pinterest account and a reader emailed asking for a tights round-up. Then it was GAME ON! It’s chilly for a lot of us now, so what’s more appropriate than some warm (and maybe some sexy) tights?