You’ve probably heard the phrase “when you look good, you feel good,” and know that, for many, it’s true. But did you know the same thinking applies to what you wear underneath your clothes? Yes, whether it’s something to wear every day during your 9-5, or to don for a fun night out, the perfect set of lingerie can change your entire outfit (even if you’re the only one who will be seeing it). That’s why it’s important to know where to find quality lingerie — and it helps if it’s prettier than the average bra. Below, find six lingerie brands creatin
g pieces that will have you looking and feeling good, and that you’ll definitely want to make room in your closet fo
This French lingerie brand knows each woman has a different silhouette, and wants to embellish every woman’s curves. The brand’s designs are all made in-house in France, and prioritize quality (in terms of laces and stitching details) and care with each garment. The result is a beautiful piece of lingerie that not only looks great, but also makes you feel great.
This Canadian, inclusive brand offers lingerie that aims to fill a gap in the market, with designs that are a blend of the delicate, sexy kind of lingerie you’d buy to dress yourself up (either for a partner, or yourself) and the functional, everyday wear you need to get you through a M-F 9-5. The brand uses the softest materials and custom elastics to ensure each garment forms to the wearer’s natural shape, and are ethically produced with long-lasting wear in mind. Mary Young is currently available to shop at Majesty’s Pleasure Yorkville.
The iconic London brand makes what is undoubtedly the prettiest lingerie, and the company itself is committed to ethical trading and sourcing to prevent low-wage labourers and human trafficking, so you can feel good about where your bra comes from. Their lingerie is both ready-to-wear and high fashion—it will actually make you want to get out of bed and get dressed in the morning (really).
Feminine, chic, and slightly subversive, Fleur du Mal makes pieces that embody the concept of desire and provocation while still being easy to wear.
The garments are made of luxurious fabrics like French leavers lace, silk, and Italian knit jersey. The brand is also a celebrity favourite, with the likes of Gigi and Bella Hadid regularly sporting Fleur du Mal designs.
A lingerie destination run by women, for women, Journelle promotes the idea that lingerie (especially the kind that fits the wearer’s definition of strength and beauty) is an empowering part of every woman’s routine. The brand is known for creating beautifully delicate bralettes and panties that you can wear comfortably all day.
This Polish brand is made with pleasure in mind—it’s designs are sexy, but not in an obvious way. Each garment is made in Poland with high quality French and Italian materials, providing the ultimate dressing (or, perhaps, pre-dressing) experience.
Bluebella founder Emily Bendell says “no one should leave gorgeous lingerie languishing in a drawer waiting for that ‘special occasion,’” and we couldn’t agree more. Bluebella makes every day feel just a little bit more special with its fashion-led collections that are made with the highest quality, but sold for an affordable price.