First published on 4 Apr 2013. Updated on 19 Feb 2014.
Raunchy stockings, sophisticated silk and lace combos and cute ruffles – the emphasis is on the ultra-ladylike at Elegantly Scant. Located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, it's perfect for picking something up on the way home from work for that sexy dinner date. Melbourne.
Featuring both Australian and imported lingerie, Venus Envy has all the adult dress-ups you could desire, and in every size, too. If you’re a classic lingerie type, there are great corsets that embody the vintage look so well that you’ll leave feeling quite the Elizabethan burlesque minx. Or, if you’re more of a slinky spandex kind of girl, you can kit yourself out a la Rose McGowan in Planet Terror. There’s even an R-rated section up the back. South Yarra.
Kitty K has a particularly soft, dainty style of lingerie, stocking many brands such as Chantal Thomas, Chantelle, Mimi Holliday, Love and Lustre, La Fee Verte and Huit. To check out their new arrivals every month follow their blog. The latest collection from Mimi Holliday features animal print, floral, and many pinks, all beautifully delicate. Prahran.
Ce Soir has both international and Australian brands such as Simone Pérèle, Berlei and Triumph. They are fully prepared with in-house fitters and are Amoena accredited, therefore they are almost guaranteed to find or create bras for even the most unique customer. Ce Soir also sell hosiery, sleepwear, maternity wear, active gear and European swimwear. Elsternwick.
Every sexy lingerie and lingerie-related accessory you can imagine can be found at Siren Doll. Unleash your inner stripper in their Collingwood store by picking up some nipple tassels. On the off-chance your fella's been hunting down a glitter cobweb G-pouch, they've got that here, too. Collingwood.
im boutique has a huge range of brands in addition to sleepwear, swimwear, menswear and bridal undergarments that are so stunning that they’ll make even the most spirited of women want to tie the knot. There's certainly a leaning towards lace, made evident though their collection of over 20 brands offering customers many exquisite options. Melbourne.
La Donna is the epitome luxury lingerie, with imported brands such as Cotton Club made in Italy, CalvinKlein, Roberto Crescentini Private Label and Simone Pérèle to name a few. With different collections to suit everyone, they encompass passionate, chic lingerie that will leave anyone feeling frisky. South Yarra.
Brava originated when Lin Windram and daughter Maxine struggled to find attractive bras in their size and as a result, you can now find lingerie, swimwear, sleepwear and sportswear, all above a D-cup. Inspired to make women’s bra shopping experience better, Lin and Maxine created larger-sized bras that women will actually want to wear and will provide adequate support. Melbourne.
Australians began to enjoy the exquisite collections from French Bikini when two young designers arrived here five years ago. French Bikini has continued to produce breathtaking lingerie each season, featuring designs from all over Europe and Australia. One of their top collections, Jenel Corsetteria Italy, is handmade lingerie that is both seductive and refined with its intricate designs of lace, embroidery and ribbon. Carlton North.
This Malvern boutique stocks all our favourite brands, including Elle Macpherson Intimates, Naomi & Nicole, Miraclesuit, Calvin Klein, Triumph, Pleasure State, Panache, Passionata and more, from A to H cups. The staff are professional fitters and well-accustomed to helping women after mastectomies or breast surgery. They also sell bra extenders and inserts. Malvern.