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How To Buy Lingerie at Bargain Basement Prices

Updated on October 20, 2012
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Everyone likes to save a few bucks when purchasing lingerie; but when you have a budget and still wish to indulge, you have to cut corners to purchase what you like. Buying discount lingerie does not necessarily mean the product you are purchasing is not quality merchandise. It simply means that the sleek and sensual lingerie you are buying has been discounted because the seller is making room for new merchandise.

When purchasing discount lingerie, there are a few things you should look for when buying lingerie at bargain basement prices.

Make sure they have your lingerie in the correct size. If you don’t know the exact measurements use a measuring tape to determine what the breast and pantie size should be. Don’t be compulsive and believe you will fit into a 36D when you are a 36DD. Excessive skin hanging from a cup is not only uncomfortable but unattractive. The bra should fit comfortable without any excessive skin hanging from anywhere.

When purchasing panties don’t purchase lingerie that is to large or small. Saving them for a rainy day until they fit is not only a waste of money; but a waste of time. When you purchase lingerie on sale, purchase it to wear, not sit in the lingerie drawer. If you are buying for someone else the same rule applies, so make sure you know the size that should be purchased.

Buying designer has never been easier; also seek quality when it comes to buying lingerie. Many lingerie lines come from China. So If you are seeking a French or Italian designer its best to shop online. You are not going to find it when you shop at a regular department store unless you shop high-end. You can purchase the same sensual and beautiful lingerie that the stars wear from an online store with reduced savings.

Camisoles and teddies do not have to be a polyester blend; they can be created in silk and satin lasting you longer than purchasing an inexpensive brand. Why sacrifice luxury for lingerie that will fall apart after washing it a few times?

You don’t have to sacrifice quality for quantity. If you do your homework, take your time and place it in your budget, discount lingerie created by fashion designers will last longer than spending money on a few pieces that are imported from any Country that does not seek quality. Why would you want to wear the same lingerie your best friend is wearing?

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      carol stanley 4 years ago from Arizona

      Some really good advice on shopping for lingerie. Great hub and voted up.

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      Julianna 4 years ago from SomeWhere Out There

      carol7777: Thanks so much and now I am trying t get back into the swing of things. I have been so stressed out and so tired. My only outlet is writing.

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      mours sshields 4 years ago from Elwood, Indiana

      I love pretty lingerie! Of course, I've always been a girlie-girl. Thanks for sharing!

      Marcia Ours

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      Angela Blair 4 years ago from Central Texas

      Excellent tips on buying good lingerie. In my opinion there's nothing that makes a woman feel more feminine than knowing she has on exquisite under garments (whether anyone else ever knows it or not!) LOL! Thanks for the info on buying lingerie on line -- which I've not done before but will take your advice and try it. Best/Sis

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      Dora Isaac Weithers 4 years ago from The Caribbean

      Good advice! Thanks.

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      Julianna 4 years ago from SomeWhere Out There

      mours: Me too!! lolo!

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      Julianna 4 years ago from SomeWhere Out There

      Angela Blair: Thanks for trying the tips and a woman can feel more beautiful with lingerie. Thanks for also stopping by. I have been so busy I am beginning to feel overwhelmed.

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      Julianna 4 years ago from SomeWhere Out There

      MsDora: Thanks! :)

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      Leni Sands 3 years ago from UK

      Great advice - thanks for sharing - lingerie is so expensive these days!!

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