Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and with it comes an onslaught of red roses, boxes of chocolate, love heart-shaped motifs, and lingerie. The latter probably being the most difficult to buy, whether it’s for yourself or a partner. Do you look for something silky, lacy, red, or maybe actually wearable? We’re here to help.
Ahead, you’ll find seven sets that aren’t cheesy but still feel appropriate for the occasion—even if it’s for your eyes only. Plus, given how much you’re spending, you’ll also actually be able wear each of these for rest of the year.
Lively, a brand that aims to blur the lines of lingerie, active, and swim, says this is the best—and might we add chicest—bra for when you rather go braless, but you still have things to do, and people to see. Mix and match with their range of knickers.
Shop at www.wearelively.com
Opt for a just a touch of hot-tamale red with this vintage-inspired bra and panty set. We especially love the classic shapes, which are super flattering and supportive.
Shop at www.bendonlingerie.com.au
If you’ve got a smaller bust, splurge on this pretty blue La Perla set. Despite the price tag, it’s subtle, simple, and comfy enough to be worn every day.
Shop at www.shopbop.com
Not a fan of lace? This sleek black satin set is right up your alley. Sure, it’s on the skimpy side, but it’s incredibly versatile.
Shop at www.modaoperandi.com
You can buy the exact burgundy Agent Provocateur set Beyoncé used to announce her second pregnancy. Hey, if it’s good enough for Queen B…
Shop at www.net-a-porter.com
Fun and flirty, this matching bra and panty design are V-Day appropriate without being too over-the-top.
Shop at www.intimo.com.au
If you want a little more coverage than your standard lingerie set, a chic slip is the best way to go. You can wear this particular style by itself, or add a thong under.
Shop at www.next.com.au