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    In Vogue and In Shape: Shaping Up with This Season’s Trends

    Contending with everything from formal holiday affairs to bulky layers, even world-class fashionistas may struggle to stay trim at the beginning of another chilly season with all the trimmings. But, pairing the right shaper with this season’s contemporary apparel makes surviving the coolest trends and even cooler winds a breeze. So, let’s take a tour of what stylish women will be wearing and shapewear-ing this fall.

    Dresses are essential part of holiday attire. Today’s necklines vary from plunging to outright asymmetrical. From edgy to modern, fresh shapes in dresses are showing up in everything from street wear to formal wear. Unfortunately, many of us who wear our shapers everywhere think that shoulder-bearing and sheer styles are off-limits to us. You might be surprised to learn that whether you’re into asymmetry or sexy styles, shaping up under provocative shapes is a snap when you add a convertible bodysuit to your ensemble. Convertible bodysuits are a super option because of their often underbust design and convertible straps which can be criss-crossed or removed to accommodate a whole range of necklines in dresses .

    Staying long, lean and warm in cool months can seem like a difficult task when layering up is our best defense again bitter cold. The solution? Slimming leggings do double duty, protecting you from the elements, while trimming the tummy, thigh and legs. And best of all, these essential accessories won’t add heft as they ad warmth. Wear them alone or as an additional layer under dresses and skirts. When the temperature drops you can count on slimming leggings to make sure stay warm while looking smokin hot.

    With winter nearly upon us, skirts and dresses aren’t sometimes suited for cold weather. In these chilly months, pantsuits are a smarters look, whether you’re in the office or out painting the town red. And best of all, pantsuits provide us with the perfect opportunity to benefit from the all over slimming of a full bodysuit. These shapers give a lot of control and target most of the areas that women struggle with.

    There’s no getting around it: it’s coat season.  If the thought of wearing a heavy jacket makes you cringe, there’s one sure fire ways to insure that you look less like a bundle and more like a babe. Adding a waist cincher to your wardrobe is one of the easiest ways to create a slender silhouette when you’re wearing bulky outerwear. These maximum compression garments create a great shape no matter what you put over them. They also offer support for the back, creating an overall longer look. The effect you get with a cincher is dramatic, immediate and reliable. However, some cinchers also offer long-term weight loss benefits, making them especially handy when fighting back against seasonal weight gain.

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      Pretty on the Inside: Shaping Up in Style with Our Pretty Things Collection

      We dress the way we do for many reasons: to look alluring, to project an image of confidence, to appear professional. But undergarments are special. Made to serve very specific purposes and almost never seen by anyone but us and our partners, why does it matter what our underthings look like? Put simply, we love beautiful foundational garments because they make us feel good. It doesn’t matter if anyone else sees them or not. But with the advent of shapewear, do we have to sacrifice the way that gorgeous underthings make us feel on the inside to achieve a gorgeous shape on the outside? Our Pretty Things Collection proves that you absolutely don’t have to choose between beauty and brawn when it comes to your shaper.

      The Corselettes: The Mia and Savannah corselettes are among our top selling shapers for a reason. This style of shaper often incorporates lacing in the front or back, drawing on the visual look of a corset while giving firm control. Both the Mia and the Savannah have lacy panties built in making them easy, attractive ways to create curves.

      The Classic Corset: Corsets are so sexy that their status as the ultimate shapewear is often forgotten. But the power of a genuine, steel-boned corset should not be underestimated. As underwear or outerwear, a real corset is an heirloom quality garment that will shape and seduce for many years to come. Start with the basic Black Cashmere Underbust Corset.

      Yummie Tummie: Yummie Tummie has made a whole brand out of hiding in plain sight, but with their Teddie and Slippie Strapless Control Slip, they’ve brought their tummy taming technology to a new breed of intimates. From the bedroom to the boardroom, these sexy silhouettes are just about as pretty as it gets.

      The Undercover Lover Line:  No matter which option you choose, bodysuit, panty or shaping thong, the sexy lace overlay in the Undercover Lover Collection from 7 Til Midnight makes this shaping lingerie the ultimate double agent.

      The  Lace Tummy Control Brief by F.I.T. #171902: These are not your granny’s panties! This brief challenges everything you thought you knew about full-coverage bottoms. Its peek-a-boo lace back and retro-chic are almost enough to make you forget the pooch-busting power of this panty.

      Lingerie Look Shapers: Cutting edge curve creators like the Taylor and the Virginia dress all the belly-banishing, bust-beautifying, posture-perfecting strength of modern shapewear bodysuits in a classic lingerie look. Delicate details like lace trimmed panty bottoms make this pair sexy and slimming.

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