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MY BOUDOIR CAP PLEASE!

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MY BOUDOIR CAP PLEASE!

I have been researching the history of the boudoir cap, and I am fascinated by these adorable little accessories that were essential to the proper ladies' nighttime and early morning wardrobe. I have found countless examples of these fancy little caps, and four of my favorites are pictured below....the ribbon work, the delicate laces, the silks and satin.....I am amazed just thinking of the time that was devoted to making one of these precious adornments! For lots more examples visit my Pinterest board "Boudoir Caps". https://www.pinterest.com/simplepleasuressleepwear  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BoudoirCap A boudoir cap is a form of lingerie nightcap that was popular in the nineteenth...

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VINTAGE FASHION INSPIRATION............The Peignoir Set

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VINTAGE FASHION INSPIRATION............The Peignoir Set

Oh to be dressed in such feminine finery as one retires to her dressing room.......having luxuriated in a fragrant bath, powdered and perfumed, and now ready for a favorite novel to lull her into a relaxing stupor.  Ahhhhh..........this is so me.   http://www.shop4simplepleasures.com

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Setting priorities ........

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I must admit that I rarely get everything out on time.  And my new introductions don't necessarily fall in line with usual seasonal introductions offered in the sleepwear market.  Simple Pleasures Sleepwear is not seasonal.....it is amazingly comfy to wear year round wherever you are!  And most of our Night & Day Basics silhouettes are tried and true and have been offered for most of our 30 years!   I add custom couture pieces throughout the year, as my creative urges direct me, and as I gain feedback from customers. This has pretty much been my rule of thumb for a...

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