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Diversifying dance, one accessory at a time

Hi, everyone! A few years ago I wrote a piece on intimate apparel companies that have begun selling wider ranges of “skin tone” items. The one that offered the widest range of colors was Nude Barre.     Many dance … Continue reading

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Magazine of the Week

Hi, everyone! This week’s magazine is another of our many trade journals. Although this week’s magazine isn’t published anymore, we have complete issues from 1981 through January, 2005. Hosiery News was the newsletter of The Hosiery Association, a trade organization … Continue reading

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Word-Worthy Women: Relearning the (inclusive) Lingerie Biz

Welcome back to Word-Worthy Women! Do you know these designers who are remaking the lingerie world? You will in a moment! This week, I present you with designer-businesswomen that have recently expanded “nude” lingerie. Ade Hassan of Nubian Skin, Erin … Continue reading

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