Elle Macpherson Intimates
The day I discovered that Elle Macpherson makes bras up to a G-cup (and bottoms up to an XL), was a day my bank account was very sad. While not all the pieces in Macpherson’s line run the full range of sizes, the ones that do are a happy addition to any bedroom arsenal.
Dentelle Lace Underwired Bra in Black, $65, available at Net-a-Porter; Dentelle Lace Culotte in Black, $30, available at Net-a-Porter; Dentelle Lace Underwired Bra in Pink, $65, available a Net-a-Porter; Dentelle Lace Culotte, $30, available at Net-a-Porter.
As an all plus-size lingerie retailer, Hips & Curves has one of the most diverse offerings—from everyday underpinnings to leather bustiers and French maid costumes.
Black Silk Georgette Chemise, $54.95, available at Hips & Curves; Steel Boned Leather Corset, $159.95, available at Hips & Curves; Garter Belt with Front Ruffles, $42.95, available at Hips & Curves.
The UK’s top plus-size high street store has a formidable lingerie department, stocked with lacy, well-priced pieces (we’re talking about $40 for matching bras and knickers), with one of the widest size ranges I’ve come across.
Black Mesh Bra and Knickers Set, $48, available at Evans; Satin Playsuit, $35, available at Evans; Black Lace Bra and Short Set, $32, available at Evans.
Wacoal has been a long-time favorite of mine for making comfortable and supportive bras with pretty details. Their full-figured line runs from a 32-D to a 40-H, and bottoms run up to an XXL.
Retro Chic Full Figure Bra, $58, available at Bare Necessities; Retro Chic Hi-Cut Brief, $32, available at Bare Necessities; Delicate Notion Full Figure Underwire Bra, $43.50, available at Bare Necessities.
Hanky Panky is known the world-over for their super comfortable lace boy shorts and thongs, but how many people knew they also made plus size pieces? With sizes ranging from a 14 to 26 in addition to their standard sized pieces, there’s something for nearly everyone.
Original Rise Rolled Thong, $20, available at Hanky Panky; Signature Lace Boyshorts, $35, available at Hanky Panky; Signature Lace Long Sleeved Top, $62, available at Hanky Panky.