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Babydoll - What Do You Know About It? How To Wear It? Luxury Lingerie

February 27, 2012 | Comments: 0 | Views: 159

The babydoll has become a very popular piece of lingerie and nightwear, and why not? It's sexy, comfortable and there is at least one babydoll out there for everyone. Babydoll is a piece of luxury lingerie that can be worn by women of any age and any shape. What is a babydoll and what types are there? Read this article for more information on babydolls and become a lingerie expert.

History of the babydoll

In the 1930's and 1940's short bed jackets with trimmed lace and bed capes, were the first step into creating the babydoll as we know it now. In 1956, the movie "Babydoll" with Carroll Baker featured a nightgown that became a "must have"! Babydoll hit the screens and women hit the streets and shops desperate to purchase a babydoll.

In the mid 1990's babydolls added to their fame by becoming a prominent part of the kinderwhore look due to the popularity of grunge performers like Courtney Love


A babydoll can be made out of any type of fabric, and the designs and styles available are numerous. You can purchase babydolls with a bralette attached or babydolls with just fabric. Babydolls usually have straps and the length of the babydoll usually falls between the upper thigh and belly button. It usually comes with a matching pair of knickers.

You can get babydolls, made with lace, silk, satin, chiffon, mesh, nylon and much more different fabrics. Usually the babydoll will have ruffles, bows or a lace pattern.

Derived from

The babydoll is thought to be derived from lace trimmed shortie bed jackets and bed - capes. However the babydoll as we know it today is different from the babydoll 20 years ago. As fashion changed and things became more acceptable the babydoll has taken a new and bolder look. Who's to say 20 years from now the babydoll will look the same as it does now.

Usage now

The babydoll's main usage is as night wear and bedroom luxury lingerie, with the large variety of babydolls available, there are types suitable for teenage girls, for women who are more conservative and also for the more adventurous types out there.

This piece of luxury lingerie, a babydoll, is comfortable and flexible, you can wear the same babydoll to snuggle up in bed with or to wow your partner. Either way you will be comfortable, sexy and amazing.

Give the babydoll a try, it is not the conservative girlie piece of lingerie we once thought it to be. If you are adventurous you can get a wild erotic babydoll perfect for your pursuits. It is also perfect if you don't like your hips or tummy. So go on girls try a new piece of luxury lingerie today!

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