and advice for men to shop for lingerieAbout
five years ago my husband Jason stopped in a medium sized city at
a very small lingerie shop to buy me a
bra and panty
stopped there in early afternoon when the lady that owned the shop
was gone to lunch. There was an older lady working there at
the time and my husband estimated that she was in he
As is the case in almost all such stores, she asked Jason
if she could help him and he said, "Yes, I am looking for a
bra and panty set for my wife. I would like a 36-D bra and
thong panty to match."
to buy sheer bras?.....By Liz
The lady seemed very
uncomfortable with his request and looked clearly surprised that a
man could walk into a lingerie store with such
loudly ask what he needed. To
make her life even more difficult, Jason added, "And I would
like the bra to be
sheer." The lady looked at him horrified and said, "You do
know that women do not like it this way,
don't you?" Jason put a straight face and with the
innocence of a teenager buying his first lingerie gift for his
girlfriend, replied, "No, I did not know that. But I am
not sure that is really true.
There are lots of women that like it and my wife happens to be one of them. In fact she loves it
when men tell her how nice she looks.
As my husband tells me, he stopped at that point because he
was afraid the lady was going to pass out.
that time a younger lady that apparently owned the shop came in
and noticed that the older sales lady looked a little shaken.
She came over and asked if she could be of any help.
The older lady, looking still shocked but relieved now,
said, "Yes you can. This
gentleman seems to think that women like sheer
bras. I told him that women do not
The shop owner told the older lady she would handle this
and told her to go ahead and take her break.
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the lady left, the shop owner apologized to Jason and explained
that the other lady had only worked there a short time and had
waited mostly on older ladies that bought old fashioned
asked Jason what size underwear I wore and he said 36-D with size
6 panties. Her response was "You lucky guy. You
have a wife who is pretty and has a great taste in lingerie." She showed him
front hook, back hook, racer back,
demi cup, every kind she had and had helpful comments about each.
One comment she made about a particularly
low cut style cup
was, "Your wife's skin may be more noticeable with this
style." She even asked Jason about the color of my skin
because that would allow her to recommend the right bra
color. When he said
they were a beautiful
dark pink, her comment was that hers were a
pink too. She also assured him that if he ever came
back to her shop, she would make sure she waited on him. And
that she would inform the older lady that many women do like
bras and she should learn to deal with that
then mentioned that she herself was wearing a sheer bra but that
the top she had on that day did not really let her show it. Jason told her, Oh
that is too bad. I would love to see them - to compare your
pink to my wife's pink! Jason tells me that this made her blush.
Then she said, "I wish you could see them too. I
love it when I see men looking at them. Most men are
or afraid to say anything. But they sure do like to
then told her about our game and that the first thing he would
tell me when he got home was about his conversation with her.
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