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Womens Thongs - What You Need To Know
Thongs – Whether you're on a mission to avoid the dreaded VPL (visible
panty line), or you just love the beautiful way these popular panties look
(and the positive reaction they get), there's no denying that thongs have lots of admirers.
Why thongs? Sexy and stylish, they offer less coverage than traditional panty styles like briefs, hipsters and boy shorts, but more than g strings and T strings, which makes them a great choice for form-fitting dresses, skirts, pants and jeans.
you've never tried them before, or you're a true blue fan looking for the expert
scoop, no worries.
the perfect panties that flatter your figure and make you look your
very best has never been simpler when you focus on the 5 elements
that make the perfect womens thongs.
Womens Thongs - The Easy Essentials
The Panty Waist
waist is a key factor in finding the perfect womens thongs that show off your
shape, no matter which style you choose to wear.
- A waistband
that’s too tight will cause bulges, and one that’s too loose
won’t stay up properly, causing you to constantly tug
- A narrow
elastic waistband works well for petites, while curvier women should
look for panties with wider waistbands to balance their proportions
- A wide stretch lace waistband is universally comfortable and
flattering on any body type
Lingerie Tip - There are a multitude of different panty styles that vary from the classic high-cut thong panties to the peekaboo skimpy
g-string panties and T-back - also known as the T-string.
The Style of the Panty
the rise of thong panties is typically higher than regular panties, there are a few tips
to consider to get the perfect fit for your
Take a closer look at the shape of the leg opening and the
waist to get the right thong for your silhouette.
- A pair with a higher cut
leg will elongate your legs and make petites appear taller
- Women who
are tall and have athletic builds can look for leg openings that are
cut straighter across to add the illusion of more curves
- For the
waist, plus sized women should look ladies panties with a straight cut to
contrast their curves
- Women with boyish figures can choose womens panties
with a waist that dips in the centre to add shape and enhance their
Undie Size Matters More Than You Think
It might seem like a no-brainer to choose panties in the right size,
but no matter what other elements your panties have to offer, they won’t
look and feel fantastic if you’re in the wrong size.
Not sure what makes a great fit? Here are a few tips -
- Don’t get caught up in
the size that's on the label. Panty sizes like bras vary a lot, especially when it comes to womens thongs. The solution? Buy for the right fit and not to squeeze into a
- Panties that are too small will ride up, and you'll find that you're constantly tugging at them. Also, not so pretty lumps and bumps can appear under your clothing, which is not a great look
- On the opposite side, if panties are too big, they’ll
droop down in the waist, bag in the seat and / or hang in the crotch. The solution? Go up a size and reassess how they fit
- Find a pair of panties that
sit comfortable in place and skim your skin with no bumps or bulges
- A quick change-room test to help you determine if you've found the perfect pair? Do a quick sit down, reach up, twist side to side. If they feel fabulous, then you'll know
you’ve found the perfect fit
Lingerie Tip – Never assume you're one size across the board. Panty sizes can
vary from style to style and manufacturer to manufacturer.
The Lingerie Fabric
lingerie fabrics like cotton or stretch lace are universally flattering and
look great on any woman. Others are better suited to certain body
- Women who want to increase their curviness should look for
fabrics with texture like mesh, or panties that are embellished with
ruffles or rusching
- Those who want to hide any flaws like cellulite
should look for thicker fabrics or prints like florals, polka dots,
or animal prints to keep the eye moving and distract from any spots
you want to disguise
- Shiny or satiny fabrics can enhance problem
areas so they should be avoided if you’re trying to mask any flaws
Lingerie Tip - Wearing low rise jeans? Avoid the high-cut styles and try a
sheer bikini or g string thong. Wearing white summer pants? A seamless French thong in a neutral or nude color is a great choice and will assure no visible panty lines.
Ladies Panties - The Best Coverage
not forget about the rear view when choosing the perfect womens thongs for your silhouette.
- Shorter thongs and g string styles are universally
flattering on any shape. Thongs, tangas and full coverage pairs look great
on full figured women who want less exposure
- Thong or tanga styles look great on curvy women who want to celebrate their shape and
flaunt what they’ve got
Lingerie Tip - If you have delicate or sensitive skin, soft and stretchy intimate apparel fabrics like cotton with lycra (or spandex), silk, satin, or microfiber panties are a great option.