With V-day fast approaching and your man scrambling to stock up on the chocolates, flowers and rose petals, why not surprise him with a little somethin’ somethin’? There’s nothing spicier than lace, leather or negligees whether you’re looking to make it a racy, classy or spicy night.
1 La Perla
Inspired by a jewelry case lined with red velvet, La Perla has been making hand crafted Bolognese corsetry since the 50’s. Now an international haute staple of couture, if you want designer bras and panties, you head to the best.
535 N. Michigan Ave. Lobby 1. 312.494.0400. http://www.laperla.com/
2 Isabella Fine Lingerie
From designer bridal lingerie to everyday sexy, Isabella offers one of the widest selection of designer undergarments in the city. Featuring a boobologist on their website, upload your pics to get virtually fitted.
840 W. Armitage Ave. 773.281.2352. www.shopisabella.com
3 Agent Provocateur
Agent Provocateur believes that passion and intimacy should be indulged, and that exploring your inner desires and fantasies profoundly enriches your life. The elegant collections are designed with both the boardroom and the boudoir in mind, ensure that women can be sexy and professional as the mood takes them.
47 E. Oak St. 312.335.0229. www.AgentProvocateur.com
4 Wolford Boutique
Wolford specializes in the luxury market of high-class fashion in leg and body wear, primarily stockings, tights, bodysuits, swimwear and underwear. Wolford AG has 14 international subsidiaries and distributes their branded goods in around 65 countries to single-brand boutiques and trading partners. They have seasonal co-branding with well-known international designers such as Jean Paul Gautier, Philipp Starck, Vivienne Westwood, Karl Lagerfeld and Emilio Pucci.
54 E. Oak St. 312.642.8787. http://www.wolfordshop.com
5 G Boutique
Tired of going to three or four different stores to plan one evening of romance, the women behind G Boutique wanted to present beautiful lingerie and have erotica right there with it. A place where you can feel comfortable shopping for fabulous lingerie, sex toys, books and videos screened for female clientele, lotions, oils, lubes, whips, cuffs and more.
2131 N. Damen Ave. 773.235.1234. www.boutiqueg.com