Organic Cotton– Meet the Lily Collection

cotton field

Did you know that 50% of the textiles produced and used in the world are cotton? Or that total global cotton production in one year is nearly 60 trillion pounds?! Cotton truly is the fabric of our lives, as the commercials say, and it has many positive attributes which have made it attractive for clothing andRead more »

A Queasy-Bake Oven for Christmas

christmas list

Against my better judgment, I was in Toys ‘R’ Us today, shopping for the latest addition to our daughter’s ever-growing list for Santa. I tell her that she can’t keep adding to this list– Santa has to have enough time to make all the presents. She’s already seen Santa and whispered her list to him–Read more »

A Mom’s Perspective: Interview with Cristina

boys underwear from Lucky and Me

A few weeks ago a mother sent Lucky & Me an email to say thank you for providing boys’ boxer briefs which her picky son will wear. We wanted to learn more so we asked her to give an interview. Here is Cristina’s story: When her son was born, he became very ill. Ultimately he was diagnosedRead more »

Stocking Stuffer Undies

Girls Wearing Natalie Girls' Cami

Finding the perfect stocking stuffers for the kids is always a challenge for me. I want them to be colorful and fun but don’t like spending money on things they don’t need and won’t ever use or play with. There are scads of trinkets to choose from at all the trendy stores these days, butRead more »

Tactile Sensitivity, Elastic, and Comfort

Photo Courtesy: CutestPaw.com Does anyone wear control top pantyhose anymore? For that matter, does anyone wear pantyhose? Years ago, when I was working as a full-time apparel exec and traveling the world in search of bras and panties for Victoria’s Secret, I wore a lot of skirts. Skirts traveled well– you could wear a skirtRead more »

Girls’ Bike Shorts: Solution for Potty Training?

potty training

Photo Courtesy: A Creative Buzz I’ve been scouring the mommy blogs for advice on potty training. I won’t go into the details about why I am doing this– suffice it to say that one thing I’ve learned from personal experience and the stories many moms tell is that potty training is not a once-and-done event.Read more »