Why Luxe Lingerie Reigns SupremeEveryone’s talking about pieces that go the distance. They’re a hit. And to have a wardrobe or lingerie drawer full of them is a badge of honor, no matter how their contents rank on any fashionista’s fashion scale.

8 min readMay 31, 2024


But here at VienneMilano, we’ve been singing high-quality lingerie’s praises for years now. We’re so invested (obsessed) in the concept that we even source all of our material from hand-picked vendors in Italy. While we’re certainly in love with the couture essence and generational expertise flair that this brings to our lingerie, we also have a huge soft spot for the sustainability of it all.

So, since more people are hearing about and doing their research on high-quality, sustainable lingerie, we thought we’d get to the bottom of our fixation, hopefully helping you to answer some of your questions along the way. Starting with …

Confidence for Days

This is the primary event. The moment. Any benefit of luxury lingerie you can think of comes out of this one point: The better your lingerie, the bigger your confidence. Quality lingerie has the magical ability to awaken your inner goddess and instill a sense of empowerment like no other. Be it a delicate lace bralette or a seductive silk chemise, investing in luxurious intimates allows you to exude confidence from the inside out, radiating beauty and allure with every step you take — enchanting.

Combatting Body Insecurities

Even the most confident and self-assured among us have our bad days, and that’s when secure, reassuring, and gorgeous lingerie really comes into play. Premium lingerie embraces all body types, from voluptuous curves to petite frames. It has the magic ability to mask insecurities while bringing out the best in your favorite features. This benefit is beneficial is all walks for life from going to get that promotion to making sparks fly in the bedroom.

The Comfort of A Luxurious Embrace

At the very heart of quality lingerie lies the promise of unparalleled comfort. Think something along the lines of the sensation of velvety lace caressing your skin or the gentle embrace of silk against your curves. These little flourishes have a habit of making even the most day-to-day moments feel extraordinary. Often, the mere thought of knowing such garments exist in your lingerie drawer somewhere is enough to put a pep in your step.

A Fit to Sculpted to Perfection

A good fit is like an eternal hug that says all day long “You look and feel fabulous!” It just so happens that of the primary benefits of quality lingerie is the impeccable fit it provides. Crafted with precision and attention to detail, luxury lingerie is designed to sculpt and shape your silhouette with unparalleled grace and ease. Say farewell to ill-fitting bras and panties that pinch and constrict, and hello to lingerie that celebrates your unique curves as they should be.

A Gesture of Self-Love & Empowerment

Choosing quality lingerie isn’t just about aesthetics; it’s a powerful act of self-love and empowerment. It’s about treating yourself with the respect and care you deserve, recognizing your worth, and celebrating your unique beauty. When you invest in lingerie that makes you feel confident and comfortable, you’re sending a powerful message to yourself: you are worthy of the best. Embracing quality lingerie is a reminder to prioritize your own happiness and well-being, and it’s a subtle yet profound way to honor and celebrate yourself every day. So go ahead, indulge in that luxurious set, because you deserve nothing but the best.

A Mood-Boosting Ritual

Struggling to embrace the day? The right lingerie has the transformative power to infuse mornings with renewed vigor, setting a positive tone for the day ahead and enhancing overall satisfaction.

The Joy of Discovery

For the avid shopper, exploring lingerie boutiques opens up a world of delight beyond shoes and handbags. Whether perusing online catalogs or indulging in a shopping excursion with a friend, the journey of selecting intimate apparel is an exhilarating adventure. Stepping outside one’s comfort zone is a commendable pursuit. While lingerie may not evoke the same apprehension as bolder ventures, it promises equally rewarding outcomes. Embrace the opportunity for growth and relish in the expansion of horizons.

No matter if you’re searching for a luxurious pair of sensual stockings or a supportive bra that holds and flatters just right, there’s a few key considerations you’ll have to keep in mind:

  • Stretch: Assess your pattern’s stretch requirements with precision, noting the necessary elasticity-whether one-way or two-way-to span lengthwise and crosswise dimensions. Keep in mind the varied interpretations of “two-way stretch”, opting for clarity with “four-way stretch” to avoid confusion in shopping.
  • Weight: Consider the fabric’s weight for lingerie’s close contact with the body, opting for thinner materials to avoid bulkiness, especially in projects like panties.
  • Aesthetic Appeal: Choose fabrics that align with your lingerie’s visual identity and your personal style, whether it’s silk charmeuse with lace appliqué or a cotton jersey with a floral print.
  • Tactile Experience: Prioritize comfort by assessing the fabric’s feel against sensitive areas, ensuring a pleasant wear experience without abrasiveness or itchiness.

Getting it Right the First Time

Since you’re shopping for investment pieces that’ll be with you for some time, you naturally want them to be perfect. Here’s a few tips to help you select the best lingerie that’ll do your body and budget justice.

Know Your Measurements

Get measured professionally or measure yourself accurately at home. Key measurements for lingerie include bust, underbust, waist, hips, while for stockings, it’s height and thigh circumference.

Understand Your Body Shape

Different styles of lingerie flatter different body shapes. Consider what styles enhance your best features and make you feel comfortable.

Don’t Compromise on Fit

No matter how beautiful a piece of lingerie may be, if it doesn’t fit properly, it won’t look or feel right. Take the time to find the perfect fit, and don’t settle for anything less.

Invest in Versatile Pieces

Opt for versatile styles that can be mixed and matched with different outfits. This way, you’ll get more wear out of your investment.

Choose Timeless Styles

While trendy pieces can be fun, investing in timeless styles ensures longevity. Classic cuts and designs never go out of fashion.

Pay Attention to Details

Look for well-constructed lingerie with attention to detail. Thing along the lines of sturdy stitching, adjustable straps, and quality hardware like hooks and clasps.

Trust Your Instincts

Ultimately, go with what makes you feel confident and beautiful. If something doesn’t feel right, then it just might not be the perfect piece for you.

Choose High-Quality Fabrics

Look for lingerie made from quality materials like silk, satin, lace, and high-grade cotton. These fabrics are not only more luxurious but also last longer with proper care. Here’s a quick guide to help you decide which fabric is right for you:

  • Spandex: This is one we all know. It’s about flexibility and resilience that reigns supreme on the activewear and haute couture aisles. Seamlessly integrated with other fabrics, it ensures your ensemble embraces all the right curves.
  • Nylon: The OG of lingerie luxe that boasts unparalleled strength and elasticity. We love its easy maintenance, and lasting style, though it can lean conservative if not styled with flair.
  • Cotton: Here we have comfort chic that wraps you up in softness while effortlessly perfecting that everyday lingerie feel with playful prints or understated elegance.
  • Linen: We’d call linen the underdog of lingerie fabrics. It slightly shines with amazing breathability that’s ideal for those sunnier days and only gets better with every wear despite occasional wrinkles.
  • Silk: The epitome of heaven on earth, silk drapes you in luxury with its ethereal touch and mesmerizing sheen, embodying a sort of delicate and lovely strength.
  • Technical fabrics: These are the unsung heroes of lingerie material. They blend into lingerie with skin-loving properties, offering breathability, moisture-wicking, and stretch fit. What’s not to like?

All Together Now

One significant advantage of blended materials is their superior performance. For example, combining cotton and polyester creates a fabric that is strong, durable, and shrink-resistant. The real artistry in sock manufacturing lies in this blending of materials, creating a harmonious balance to meet specific needs. A cotton and spandex blend offers elasticity for a snug fit, while adding moisture-wicking materials like bamboo fibers helps combat dampness and odor. This way, you get the best of all worlds in one perfect pair of socks Ready to Invest?

With the right care, lingerie becomes a cherished investment, capable of withstanding the test of time. And since we’d rather our stockings now be running against the clock, here, at VienneMilano, we’re (possibly) the world’s biggest fans on premium hosiery. We’re also not ones to waver in our convictions considering investing in stockings is one bet that always pays off. The feel like heaven, look even better, and have that touch of magic that makes every day feel like a “big” day to which you’re about to arrive looking like a VIP.

And we know that because lingerie, stockings, and thigh highs are what we do best here at VienneMilano. Since we don’t want to keep it all to ourselves, we’re inviting you to indulge in a little bit of luxury and take your pick from our hosiery collection with an exclusive 15% discount on your purchase using the code BLOGPOST. It’s the investment that never stops giving.

Originally published at https://viennemilano.com on May 31, 2024.




VienneMilano is a luxury hosiery brand dedicated to thigh high stockings. All of our products are made in Italy using only the most exquisite materials.