2012 V-Day Gift Guide: La Perla Spring Summer 2012

There is nothing sexier than La Perla to celebrate the perfect Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re shopping for yourself or a lil’ sexy surprise for your girlfriend, La Perla offers glamorous and luxurious lingerie that will make both your imaginations go wild! There is something for everyone from La Perla Spring Summer 2012 collection. This collection is inspired by the 60s – think Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast in Tiffany’s. This season, lingerie explores bright pastels such as mimosa yellow, sky blue and pink peach. The idea of flowers such as rose and daisy motifs rule this collection juxtaposing clean, sophisticated style of Jackie O. So let the role-playing and hot, romantic night begin :)

#1: The Sexy Secretary: A little workplace romance is harmless (if both parties are single!). Every man loves the Sexy Secretary, don’t you? Pair this sexy lace chemise with a pencil skirt, and you’re good to seduce the “Boss”.

#2: The Sex Bomb: You’re confident. You know what you want. You’re in charged. My ultimate favorite! This fushcia bra and panties lace set is gonna bring the house down!

BUY NOW: Brazilian-cut lace and stretch-chiffon briefs & Lace and tulle underwired bra

#3: The Bondage Fantasy: Let’s put classy into Bondage, shall we? This mesh,black body suit with back panels is going to blow his mind!

#4: The MILF Love: Ok, I don’t really like using the acronym “MILF” but I can’t help it. With that Stepford Wife‘s hairdo, you’re gonna be purring for love in this nude and sky blue bra and bottom set. Be the dream housewife.

#5: The Virgin: Imagine being 16-years old and full of raging hormones! Head to the backseat of the car and play with the mindset of a young, virgin one.

#6: The Super Sweet 16: I absolute DIE for this pink peach lace bra! If your man loves a girl-next-door, this is the one will drive him nuts!

#7: The Sunshine Tease: You’re an outgoing, extroverted girl which boys love! Have some fun in the sheets with this mimosa yellow set :)

#8: The Blushing Bride: If you’re just getting married or already married, it’s time to replay the first night of the rest of your life. This all-white set is bound to set you both on fire.

#9: The Shy Lady: If you’re shy and anxious because it’s your first-time, wear this sheer, polkadot chemise and let him peel the layers off, one after another.

images: La Perla

Mad Men Style Guide from 50s to 60s

How to Dress like the ‘Mad Men’ Ladies:

Introducing (from left): Betty Draper, Peggy Olson & Joan Holloway

FYI: I’m crazy about Mad Men (a little late, I know). This show got me all excited about full skirts, vintage scarfs and that ‘perfect’ Betty Draper hairdo. The show’s style showcases the evolution of fashion from the 50s full skirts to 60s mod over the past three seasons. Let’s just say pre-Jackie O style days, shall we? We definitely got a good mix of the 50s and 60s – ooh, I likey! Oh no, Mad Men-mania doesn’t end here – the show’s costume designer, Janie Bryant will be releasing a Mad Men style guide later in the year and a clothing line with QVC! How awesome is that? I’m verbally pre-ordering the book right now.

Who’s your favourite Mad Men‘s Style? Mine is definitely Betty Draper (now Betty Francis). Here’s a quick style guide of all the leading ladies – so take your pick for Halloween ideas:

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