Holiday Gift Guide: The World Traveler

Most of us have at least one person in our lives who’s constantly on the move. Perhaps they are taking a year off to backpack around the world, or maybe …Continue Reading

Holiday Gift Guide: The New Relationship

Nothing can be so exciting as a new relationship—but nothing can seem quite as daunting as the first time you buy her lingerie. If you’re not a panty professional like …Continue Reading

Holiday Gift Guide: The Family

Ok, so I’m guessing there are probably people out there thinking, “who buys their family gifts from a lingerie store?” But if you haven’t figured it out yet, Lille isn’t …Continue Reading

Holiday Gift Guide: The Eco-Warrior

It’s no secret that we love natural fibers; from our inception almost 8 years ago, we’ve kept that a focus for much of our merchandise. And as one might guess, …Continue Reading

Holiday Gift Guide: The Hipster

Here in Portland, the word hipster gets thrown around a lot—and while yes, there are parts of hipster culture that clearly border on the ridiculous, it ain’t all bad! For …Continue Reading

Eberjey Swim Resort ’14

Resort swim pieces from Eberjey are now in stock! While it’s cold and rainy in Portland (of course), those who are lucky enough to live in sunshine—or those who are …Continue Reading

Holiday Gift Guide: The Vintage-Obsessed

It has to be obvious to Lille shoppers that we have a special place in our hearts for anything with vintage charm. We adore floaty tap pants, go crazy for …Continue Reading

Holiday Gift Guide: The Lingerie Lover

We almost can’t believe it’s this time of year again—wow, has 2014 flown by! As we head into the holiday season, those of us who haven’t already planned ahead (which …Continue Reading

Black Friday Sale—30% off STOREWIDE!

As you might have hoped for, loyal Lille shoppers, we’re having a Black Friday sale! While we’ll be closed Thanksgiving day, early birds can shop online Thursday with 30% off …Continue Reading

Happy Thanksgiving!

From all of us here at Lille, we wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving! We’re taking the day off, but we want to extend a very sincere thank you for …Continue Reading

Lille is Hiring for the Holidays!

Are you looking to add a little fun—or perhaps a little more lace—to your holiday season this year? Do you love lingerie and gift wrap like a pro? If so, …Continue Reading

Fall Clearance Super Sale!

The holidays are just around the corner, and in order to make room for the many lovely Lille gift options arriving daily, we’re having a clearance sale! From now until …Continue Reading

Happy Halloween!

All of us here at Lille wish you a spooky, magical, fun-filled, and safe Halloween weekend! We hope you enjoyed our costume guide as much as we have the past …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: Last-Minute Costumes

Despite thinking about Halloween for the past few weeks here on the blog, I am quite guilty of putting together my costume minutes before I head to a party on …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: Double Trouble

If you have a partner in crime—be that a sweetheart, best friend, a pet who doesn’t leave your side—we think planning your costumes together can be twice the fun. Here, …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: Madonna (Blond Ambition Tour)

When we think of one artist who has pushed the envelope as far as lingerie is concerned, Madonna immediately comes to mind. Lady Gaga, Miley, Rihanna—they are all just taking …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: Cat Lady

If you’ve talked to any Lille gal about anything other than lingerie, chances are, it might have been about cats. We own them, we adore them, we joke about being …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: Bettie Page

If you’re going to do the ‘sexy’ costume this year, we can think of no better inspiration than the queen of pin-ups, the legendary Bettie Page. A performer and model whose …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: Greek Goddess

You may or may not have done the toga party in college, but Animal House aside, we love the idea of putting the ‘class’ in classical and going as a …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: Babies

No, this is not a post about encouraging women to take fashion inspiration from babies, though that is apparently a thing….(?!) As you probably already know, I haven’t been in …Continue Reading

Halloween Sale!

We are celebrating our favorite holiday of the year with a sale on the collection inspired by our best Halloween costume ideas! As you may know, every year we take …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: Nancy Drew

While I’m sure there will be a lot of ‘sexy spies’ out there this Halloween, here at Lille our speed is more the vintage style of the classic detective. Enter …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: TLC

If you grew up in the ’90s, you know the crazy/sexy/cool that is TLC. T-Boz, Left Eye, and Chilli were at the forefront of female hip hop style, pushing boundaries (remember …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: ’80s Aerobic Instructor

Let’s get physical! Channel your inner Jane Fonda with a totally radical vintage Jazzercise look. You’ll need bright or pastel colors, spandex (of course), and a sweatband, because you’re gonna …Continue Reading

Halloween Inspiration: ‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’

It’s that time of year again! As many of you know, we take Halloween seriously—the chance to dress up and transform ourselves into something ghoulish, funny, or outrageous is just too …Continue Reading

Velvette Fall ’14

Lille shoppers probably know, by now, that finding new lines is one of our greatest pleasures. It’s not always easy, but we are continually on the hunt for a brand …Continue Reading

Lille is Hiring!

Calling all lingerie lovers! Do you base your wardrobe around which garments will tastefully show your collection of bustiers and bodysuits? Do you dream of vintage-inspired bralettes and tap pants? …Continue Reading

End of Season Sale

It’s that time again–Our End of Season Sale is on now, with discounts of up to 50% off all Spring lingerie and further reductions on last season’s styles of up …Continue Reading

Independent Lingerie / The Final Touches

Indie lingerie brands are typically the work of cool, spirited designers from all walks of life. They often include interesting details that give character and personality to each piece. Naïs …Continue Reading

Guest Post: Launching RR Lingerie Pt. 2

Ever since we Kickstarted the RR Lingerie line in March, manufacturing has slowly been in motion. I’ve been back and forth to Long Island over the last few weeks to check in with the factory and continue …Continue Reading

20% off Memorial Day Sale

Happy Memorial Day! We will be closed in observance of the holiday on Monday, but you can take 20% off storewide all weekend long with coupon code MEMORIAL20. Just shop …Continue Reading

Guest Post—Rachel Rector’s Impressions at Lingerie Fashion Week

Lille Boutique is truly a lingerie boutique that curates an ever-evolving and expansive collection of lingerie from all over the world. The shop is thoughtfully stocked with a vast assortment …Continue Reading

Naïs Lingerie Lookbook

Hi! It’s Rachel again. I recently volunteered backstage at Lingerie Fashion Week, where I had the pleasure of meeting Anaïs Bouchard, designer of Naïs Lingerie. She is the epitome of a young French woman …Continue Reading

Anniversary and Westside Store Closing

Can you believe it’s been 7 years since Lille Boutique opened? So much has happened in that time, including the most exciting news: the arrival of owner Sarah Wizemann’s baby girl on …Continue Reading

Naïs Studio Visit and Interview

After meeting at Lingerie Fashion Week,  Anaïs Bouchard invited me to her Brooklyn studio, where we sat down to discuss the heart and soul of Naïs Lingerie. RR: What are …Continue Reading

Postpartum Lingerie and Loungewear

As a new mother, I can tell you unequivocally that sexy lingerie is not at the top of my ‘Go-To’ wardrobe list at the moment. But I will say that …Continue Reading

Guest Post: Launching an Independent Lingerie Brand–Rachel Rector Lingerie

Hello there! I’m Rachel Rector. Once upon a time, not long ago, I was a Lille Boutique salesgal. These days, I’m making a living as a lingerie designer in New York City. I’d always loved fashion, but …Continue Reading

Eberjey Valentine’s Day Collection

Here at Lille, it doesn’t feel like we’re heading towards spring until we get the season’s first shipment from Eberjey. Soft and sweet, their pieces have both a lightness and …Continue Reading

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

I know, I know. Like everyone else in this grey mid-January slump, you’re probably all ‘gifted-out’ from the holidays, and perhaps you’re only thinking of yourselves as you score amazing …Continue Reading

Introducing Iodus Swimwear

In our quest for an affordable alternative to Eres swimwear, we were so delighted to discover Iodus during our market trip to Paris last season. Classic, but modern shapes, with …Continue Reading