Today we are speaking to Marnie Rustemeyer, who is the founder and CEO of Billow. Marnie conceived, designed and created the Billow pillow following her diagnosis of the BRCA mutation gene, a mastectomy and subsequent reconstructive surgeries. Afterwards, she wanted a pillow that aided in massage and comfort her after her recovery, but was unable to find an effective, comfortable solution. So…, she created – The Billow. Marnie quickly received such popular demand and feedback that she left her successful 15 year career on Wall Street ( super scaryyyy..I’m just saying … Read more
Today we are delving “behind the scenes” of one of the most popular Swim and Lingerie tradeshows – Curvexpo. This is an industry tradeshow that for the past 10 years, hundreds of retailers and media influencers visit NEW YORK or VEGAS twice a year to see and buy the next season of Swimwear and Intimate apparel from brands across the world. It is the hub of information and must-go for any serious players in the lingerie industry.
I had the pleasure of having Meghan Murray Cox on our … Read more
Meet Katrina Eugenia. I have been hearing her eclectic and inspirational New York artist/muse/photographer(y) stories for years, and HAD to have her on my podcast. Katrina is such an inspiration of embracing one’s individuality, possible going against the grain .., but still comes out winning in the world – that is NYC! Listen to what inspires and makes her photos so unique, why she is a muse to top photographers and her funny stories about being a neighbor to a super model.… Read more
Hey guys! its our PART 3 podcast of the SUMMER SOLUTION SERIES WITH SOMA ! This time Amanda and Deedee talk about Athleisure options. We are BUSY ladies, am I right? And you do not need to wear your pj’s outside or old LULU’s from university. Soma has Ah- amazing styles that carry you from chores and kids to a patio with prosecco in hand with your girlfriends. AND it gets better! We have a special 25% added discount for all you lovely listeners of The Lingerie Stories! Click … Read more
The weather is turning and who’s ready to strip down in style? However – if you don’t know where to start with your swimwear.., you are not alone! Listen to Amanda and Deedee find their new swim styles and why they love them! We also are hooking up The Lingerie Stories listeners with a 20% promo from SOMA – check it out! and let us know what you bought! Enjoy!
OK! I love this lady! Meet Jessica Prebble – designer of Tutti Rouge. My first UK skype interview but we met in NYC where I was able to see her collection of full cup, fun, flirty bras at price points that would make you twirl in happiness!.., or at the very least buy 2 sets! As you know, I’m a quality snob and I was so happy after wearing one of her signature seamed cup style that the support was there! Cute factor – no brainer for Jessica … Read more
I had a such a great time chatting with Calgary based creator and founder of Lusome – Lara Smith. Listen to Lara discuss how she conceptualized and created her brand built from a family health issue. Now, years later, Lusome is now helping women throughout North America with .., night sweats! Its a topic we CAN and should talk about because it is an issue for women of all ages. …, And you HAVE to check out her sleepwear – she tackles night sweats with not only revolutionary technology … Read more
Listen to a new visionary for nursing bra options: Andrea Munk, owner of Cedar Lily. Andrea is a soft spoken warrior who went from a K cup to battling breast cancer and now helping new mothers across Canada have options that are light on their budget but heavy on support – both in bras and from Andrea! Truly special lady and inspiring story.
I had the pleasure to interview my long time friend and mentor, an icon in the lingerie industry; Christine Morton, designer of Christine Lingerie. Christine Lingerie has been a global force blending romantic and sophisticated silk designs with “real” women! With her bias cuts and fluid silk, its a glamorous moment for every woman of every size. Listen to Christine discuss what inspires her personally and professionally, her special stories from customers and her vision of what success is to her.… Read more