Vintage inspired lingerie news — ethical lingerie

The perfect reproduction lingerie to team with true vintage lingerie

Those looking for true vintage lingerie often stumble upon a few issues in their search for the perfect pieces; Vintage lingerie comes up small, often very small. Women were generally smaller in the 1940’s and 1950s’. This means that if you do come across the perfect piece, you’ve then go to hope it’s the correct size for you. The average UK dress size is now somewhere around a UK14~16, you’d be extremely lucky to find the perfect piece in your size. Another issue is deterioration. Elastane doesn’t last forever; garments lose their stretch over many many decades. The elastic can go brittle and stretch but never return to its original size.

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There’s no Black Friday/ Cyber Monday sale at pip & Pantalaimon and here’s why;

There’s no ignoring that today is Black Friday and a lot of customers will have been keeping an eye on their favourite brand to see if they will be running a sale worthy of indulging in a little retail therapy for. For most brands in retail, to not take part in Black Friday would be considered retail suicide. But for Pip & Pantalaimon, we think it would be commercially unsustainable to take part. 

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Who says shapewear has to be boring? Fun, colourful and experimental lingerie shapewear is here!

Designed and expertly handcrafted in our UK studio, we take your bra, waist and hip measurements to craft a bespoke six strap corselette just for you. 

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Enjoy a bit of Pin up eye Candy to get you in the spooky spirit! 🎃

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Flocked Dotty high waisted knickers added to the April range!

We've extended our flocked dotty April range to now include a high waisted knicker.

 

Made in our UK studio with vintage inspired black ladder braid seams and one entire piece of soft stretch mesh to avoid uncomfortable side or back seams. Pairs perfectly with the rest of our April range including a choice for soft or underwired bras and 6 strap suspender belt. 

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