If you're baffled by basques or confused by corsets, Scandals' easy lingerie guide will explain everything.

We've split this guide into structured lingerie (basques, corsets and other figure-hugging and body-sculpting garments) and unstructured lingerie (flirty, feminine and comfortable lingerie like baby dolls, chemises and camisole sets) to suit your mood or your partner's style. We also explain the different types of panties, thongs and G-strings as well as sex-on-legs hosiery (from stockings and garters, to bodystockings and pantyhose).

Structured Lingerie: Stylish & Seductive

Crafted to cinch your waist and accentuate your curves, corsets are an undeniable allure when laced up to perfection. While most corsets envelop the bosom, others, known as underbust corsets, leave little to the imagination, exposing your décolletage and all.

With their figure-hugging and body-sculpting effects, structured lingerie offers an ideal way to craft a classically seductive lingerie look while enhancing your silhouette.

Bustier Resembling a longline bra, bustiers contour the upper torso without extending as far down the body as basques or corsets. Featuring figure-sculpting boning, these pieces shape the upper part of your physique with finesse.

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Basque A basque, akin to a corset or bustier, boasts cups and is crafted from lace or other lacy materials. Think of it as a lengthened version of a bra, though it typically does not reduce your waist.

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Merry Widow A merry widow is akin to a basque but features built-in suspender straps extending from the hemline. Pairing perfectly with stockings and heels, merry widows epitomize classic lingerie elegance.

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Catsuit Embrace your inner Catwoman with a sleek and sexy catsuit! These full-body, form-fitting suits often feature a zip along the front and may hold a crotchless secret.

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Dresses A mini dress, as the name suggests, boasts a shorter-than-normal hemline. Typically snug-fitting, these slinky dresses effortlessly transition from nightclub to bedroom.

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Flirty & Feminine Unstructured Lingerie at Scandals

If you're looking to showcase your assets and accentuate your curves, Scandals has the perfect selection of flirty and feminine lingerie pieces to fulfil your desires. From babydolls to chemises, our collection offers a variety of styles that are both playful and comfortable.

Babydoll: With cups and a full skirt, a babydoll is a playful and provocative lingerie piece that enhances the bust and showcases the legs. The flowing material flares out from under the bust, drawing attention away from the midriff area and emphasizing other prized spots. It's the ideal choice for those looking for comfort without compromising on style.

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Flyaway: For those who love the look of a babydoll but want to show off their stomach, a flyaway option is the perfect choice. Featuring a split front or back (or both), flyaways take all the best features of a babydoll and add a touch of exposure for added allure.

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Chemise: Practical yet sexy, chemises can be worn as nightwear or loungewear. With gentle tailoring at the waist and a slim fit at the hips, they offer a slinky look that flatters all body shapes. Whether you're gifting it to yourself or someone special, a chemise is sure to please.

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Body: Similar to a teddy but closer-fitting, a body combines the vest top and bikini-style briefs into one sleek garment. Perfect for showcasing curves in a cozy yet close-fitting style, bodies are a confident choice for those who want to make a statement.

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Cut-Out Body: For a more daring look, opt for a cut-out body featuring daring cut-outs and open sections to show off your skin. This confident and sultry style is the perfect alternative to a traditional bra and panties set, creating jaw-dropping curves for those with a more athletic figure.

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Teddy: Also known as a playsuit, a teddy combines a vest top and shorts in one sensual lingerie piece. From fairly covering to very revealing, teddies are perfect for flattering both athletic and curvy figures, offering a versatile option for any occasion.

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Panties: The simplest (and most affordable) way to refresh your lingerie collection, feeling sexy starts with a new pair of panties. Whether you prefer panties and briefs for more coverage or something skimpier to accentuate a peachy bum, Scandals has a range of options to choose from.

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Briefs & Shorts: From briefs and French knickers to booty shorts and hot pants, there are many names for this style of panty. All these varieties feature a full front and covered rear, offering a demurely sexy look.

Thong: A modern classic, the thong leaves your bum cheekily exposed while avoiding visible panty lines (VPL). Highly erotic for both the wearer and the observer, thongs are an ideal choice for bedroom or everyday wear.

G-String: The primary difference between a thong and a G-string is the width of the fabric that passes between the buttocks—barely there in a G-string. The skimpy rear provides an even more revealing bedroom look.

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Hosiery & Stockings: Complete your lingerie ensemble with stockings for a top-to-toe sexy look. Choose from sheer, fishnet, fencenet, or back-seamed hosiery to smooth your legs (and body).

Tights: With smoothing and shaping properties, tights create a sexy silhouette. While often worn as part of an everyday outfit, crotchless designs offer a provocative twist.

Hold Ups: Featuring elasticated tops or gripping silicone material, hold-up stockings and thigh-highs stay in place without needing a suspender belt. Their tops can be adorned with lace, ribbon, or PVC for added allure.

Stockings: Pair stockings with a suspender belt or straps on your lingerie to keep them up. When matched to your lingerie, the effect is eye-popping.

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Garter Belt: Also known as a suspender belt, a garter belt is a waistband with straps that attach to suspender stockings to hold them up. Some retro-styled belts feature multiple straps for added flair.

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Bodystocking: Bodystockings are stretchy, head-to-toe garments similar to tights. They serve as a versatile outfit base and a sexy all-in-one lingerie solution, often featuring crotchless designs for uninterrupted play.

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