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Ahead of the Curves: New York Fashion Week runway debuts shapewear

This year’s New York Fashion Week kicked off with Spanx taking over the runway. Models strutted their shapers up and down the runway, showing off boy shorts, Wonderbras, and other shapewear. Some fashion and news sites have shown shock that … Continue reading

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Squeem Review: The Squeem Compression Panty Shaper Delivers on its Promises

  A few months ago, I began to think about my New Year’s resolution and how I would go about achieving my goals. I have never kept a resolution – so this year I started planning early and thought of … Continue reading

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The Brand New You! Show Us Your Before and After Shapewear Silhouettes.

Confident. Cool. Smooth. There’s nothing like the boost you get when you put on your favorite piece of shapewear. Your clothes fit better and you feel better. You stand a little taller. You know for sure that you look your … Continue reading

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The Top 11 Shapers To Make His Eyes Pop

Why do you love your shaper? Of course we all love the way we feel with the curve creating power of a great piece of shapewear. But the beauty of shapewear is also in the eye of the beholder. If … Continue reading

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The Hourglass Within: Curves For Every Body Shape

A couple of posts on our Facebook page from this week sparked an interesting discussion. A study recently made the rounds in the press showing that there were far more shapes of women than often thought. Notably (and hysterically), broccoli … Continue reading

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Our SHE-roes!

In March, Hourglass Angel proudly honors Women’s History Month. With our commitment to supporting and serving women everywhere, this is a special time for us. In celebration, we’d like to share a few of our favorite women with you. While … Continue reading

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Tyra Takes on Shapewear!

We really like this video from TypeF.com which gives Tyra Banks’ unique, funny and candid take on shapewear. If you’re like us, you might feel good knowing that even models like Tyra utilize shapewear to sculpt their bodies and get … Continue reading

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Swimsuit Issues: Curves and Swimwear

We recently came across this stunning pictorial, which features a plus size model in a swimsuit. The image was striking because of her beauty and the relative rarity of fashion images of curvy women in swimwear. With vacation season and … Continue reading

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Shape-Shifters: Adele’s Cinched Look

Adele shows that her curves are as powerful as her voice in this stunning Vogue pictorial. The cinched waist look is a winner for women of all shapes and sizes, highlighting the hourglass shape in dramatic fashion. If you’d like … Continue reading

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Dress to Thrill: Alicia Keys

Optical illusion dresses are a huge trend in spring fashion collections everywhere. These garments utilize a darker contrasting color at the sides of the dress to create a slimming look rather than slimming by compression or some other means. The … Continue reading

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