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Fall ’11 Araks Lingerie

Fall ’11 Araks Lingerie

Oh, Araks, how we love your commitment to creating soft, stylish undergarments made in the USA exclusively of natural fibers year after year! No other…

Spring 2011 Araks

Spring 2011 Araks

Our Spring shipment of Araks just arrived! Known for her sustainable and ethical business practices and super-stylish cotton/silk lingerie, Araks has been one of our…

Araks Private Sale

Araks Private Sale

This week’s private sale is 25% off the lovely underpinnings from NYC designer Araks Yeremyan. Her designs are based on the principle that a woman’s…

Araks does it again

While I love the classic Araks staples like the Uma/Jasmine and the Olivia Y-Thong, I am always thrilled when she dreams up different styles, so…

Raina, Marta, Lou and You

Raina, Marta, Lou and You

Hurray for Spring!  I’m so excited that Araks is branching out and trying some new styles – and providing them in the most fabulous colors. …

Half off Sale!

I always reach a point each season when I am just tired of looking at the same things every day, and that’s when I know…

Blogging from Bed

Blogging from Bed

There is nothing worse than being trapped in bed for days on end – whether you’re sick with the flu, laid up with a sprained…

Arak Obama

Arak Obama

Ok, so this post has nothing to do with the dreamy candidate of choice with the knowing Clooney-esque half-smile who killed it in the debate…

Pleats Please

I have a newfound appreciation for the Ivana/Karin/Petra group after trying to make a silk night shirt with pleats last week. What a pain pleats…

Whiskers

More great Araks styles arrived today – fans of the whiskers group will rejoice at the return of the Jasmine panty, which we were sold…

New Fall Araks!

New Fall Araks!

The new Fall Araks styles are so incredible! I haven’t had a chance to shoot them on the mannequin yet, but I plan to do…

The Iconic String Bikini

The Iconic String Bikini

Legend has it that Brazilian model Rose de Primo invented the string bikini by accident when she ran out of material while fashioning a suit…

Arak-Attack!

Arak-Attack!

Heads up, loyal LIL readers…due to the overwhelming demand for more Araks, we will be getting a ton of new stuff in next week –…

Web Store Updates

Web Store Updates

We sincerely apologize for the delay in updating our webstore lately – what with Mercury in retrograde and the constant influx of new merch coming…

Lille Bike Shoot

Lille Bike Shoot

Unfortunately, the Lille Bike Shoot didn’t quite go according to plan thanks to a mistake by the photo rental company and some very typical Portland…

The Perfect White Bikini

The Perfect White Bikini

Araks has created the ultimate sexy little white bikini this season, in a subtle eggshell color with asymmetrcial straps.  The Zoe bikini top in Shell…

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…

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…

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!

The Araks Y-Thong just doesn’t get enough credit. Sure, we’ve blogged about it extensively, but I think customers sometimes overlook it as a practical panty…

Apples vs. Oranges

Apples vs. Oranges

I don’t know about you, but I prefer the bra on the left. (Judging from the look of distress on the model’s face, I’d wager…

Araks Delfine Cami

Araks Delfine Cami

There’s a beautiful camisole in the store that just doesn’t get enough attention. The Delfine cotton cami by Araks is a lovely marriage of lace…

Araks Spring Line!

Araks Spring Line!

Today, we received the first shipment from the Araks Spring Lingerie Line, which includes the gorgeous Martina cami in milk with alpine trim and sexy…

Yellow with Envy

Yellow with Envy

We’re so excited about our new model, Angela, that we just had to share the news. A recent Portland transplant from the DC area, she…

Araks Swimwear has arrived!

Araks Swimwear has arrived!

Summer really needs to hurry up and get here, because the first shipment of swimwear has arrived at Lille Boutique. Actually, I think I’ll just…

Araks Sneak Preview

Araks Sneak Preview

We absolutely cannot wait for the Spring shipment from Araks. Pictured above is the incredibly sexy, but super comfy Organic Cotton Phoebe bralette, which will…

I love you, jetblue.

Sara was right about one thing: flying is awful. Don’t get me wrong – I love to travel, but the whole act of getting there…