Miss Mary - In Miss Mary’s wardrobe – underwear from the happy 80s
The 80s fashion probably didn’t pass anyone by with its enormous shoulder pads, ski pants, neon colours and permed poodle hairstyles. But what did the underwear look like? Was it just as characteristic as the rest of the fashion? We’ve browsed old catalogues and discovered everything from terry briefs to garments called Minus Bust. Join us for a picture tour of the past.
Miss Mary - Help! My bra feels too warm
Bras can sometimes feel warm for various reasons, perhaps because of the time of year, the menopause, medication or some other cause. Whatever the reason, there’s a solution. Here’s what you should look for in a bra or underwear so they don’t make you feel even warmer.
In Miss Mary’s wardrobe – from corsets to camels
Did you know that MISS MARY has made quality underwear for over 60 years? Join us for a nostalgic look back at what they were like during the happy (and sometimes a little crazy) 70s.
Miss Mary - Why jacquard is perfect for underwear
Jacquard adds elegance to any garment and never goes out of fashion. It’s just as in vogue now as it was hundreds of years ago, when only the very wealthiest could afford it. Here we take a closer look at what makes this luxurious and iconic material so unique, and why it’s always a worthwhile investment for your wardrobe.
Who is mary? The women behind the brand
What would Miss Mary be without all the fantastic women? Not just our wonderful customers but also all the skilled staff. The fact is that we wouldn’t even exist if it wasn’t for one particular woman – Mary. Yes, we are actually named after a real woman. Join us and meet some of the women behind Miss Mary of Sweden.
The art of making bras and the women behind them
Today, we visit our production facilities in Estonia to find out how bras are made. Follow us behind the scenes in the second part of our series about the women of Miss Mary.
Are there undergarments that cool the body?
During the warm months of the year or during the menopause, it’s nice to wear cooler garments. Our best suggestion for dressing to stay cool is to start underneath, i.e. with the right kind of undergarments. It can really make a difference. Here, we take a closer look at something many don’t know exists – undergarments that cool the skin.
Oh no! The underwire in my bra broke!
Sometimes the thing that shouldn’t happen does. Your underwire breaks. Here we’ll go through why it happens, what you can do about it and what we as manufacturers are doing to stop it from happening.
As a designer my focus is always on Miss Mary’s customers
What is it like working as a lingerie designer? This week in our blog we meet Miss Mary’s designer and pattern designer Marie-Louise Asphäll to get an insight into how new collections are created. We also ask her if she has any personal favourites in the range. You’ll find the answers to this and much more in our in-depth interview.
Miss Mary Vintage - Our first lingerie collection
Wonderful breasts of all shapes and sizes – wide or slender, long or short, full or less full, shallow or projected, close or side set. When we talk about bra fit, there is great focus on cup and band size, but did you know that the shape and placement of the breasts also affect the fit? Here are our suggestions on how to choose the right bra model to fit your breasts.