Archive for April, 2008

Vintage Jewelry by Anna

Vintage Jewelry by Anna

We had an amazing response from the crowd about the jewelry featured in our fashion show, and I thought I should mention it here since…

Fashion Show Pix at MOD

We were fortunate enough to have a couple of Mercury staffers at the Fashion Show, and we’re grateful to Minh Tran for taking some amazing…

Bra Bandits

Bra Bandits

I thought our readers might be interested in this recent New York Times article regarding an intellectual property lawsuit against Victoria’s Secret: Saying She Patented…

Our Ad Campaign

Our Ad Campaign

I received a message from a customer today regarding our ad campaign and its alleged lack of diversity. It’s always very upsetting to me when…

Kawaii!

Kawaii!

I think everyone in Portland knows about my two major obsessions: accessories (i.e. lingerie, shoes, umbrellas, etc.) and all things Japanese (i.e. goyaman, takoyaki, nihon…

Real Life in Lingerie

Real Life in Lingerie

Here is a prime example of a stylish way to highlight your lingerie and integrate it into your ready-to-wear wardrobe: Jessica has layered the Lois…

Rolled Stockings

Rolled Stockings

Release your inner flapper! Thigh high stockings and garters are making a huge comeback, and fans of our ivory and black vintage silk stockings will…

When opportunity knocks…

When opportunity knocks…

I know I’ve mentioned The Lake and Stars’ Opportunity Trench before, but I just had to bring it up again because we received a sample…

Lucky Breaks!

Lucky Breaks!

We’re very excited to be featured in this month’s issue of Lucky Magazine, along with several of our favorite East Burnside shops! The May issue…