The Valentine’s Day Lingerie Gift Guide


Here at The Manual, we believe lingerie is the gift that keeps on giving, both to you and the woman in your life. This Valentine’s Day, don’t settle for chocolate and roses – buy her something that will really make her heart race. We rounded up our favorite lingerie brands of the moment to make shopping even easier for you.

Negative Underwear White Boa Demi Bra
In a world of pushed up and overdone, Negative Underwear believes less is more. With a focus on exceptional fit and minimal fabric, their lingerie is as sexy as it is comfortable. She’ll love how the white boa collection feels like a second skin, and you’ll love its subtly seductive look. Make sure to buy the matching knickers for a complete set. $75,

StellaStella McCartney
This bra may be incredibly sexy, but the soft, silk design is comfortable too, so she’ll never want to take it off (we think you can convince her though). Buy these lacy sheer briefs to match for a swoon-worthy set she’ll love. $125 and $49, for bra and briefs

This is the gift that truly keeps on giving. Enclosed is a new concierge panty service that takes the guesswork out of lingerie shopping. You choose the length of subscription (one, three, six and 12 month increments), preferred styles and size, then Enclosed does the rest. Each pair arrives inside a beautiful box of seasonal flower petals with a personalized note, so you’ll look like a pro without the stress of picking out something you think she’ll like. $42-50 per month,

Valentine x George FrostValentine x George Frost Gift Set
One of our favorite lingerie brands, Valentine NYC, teamed with unisex jewelry designer George Frost for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for him and her. This exclusive set comes with Valentine’s signature Shangri-La bra and thong and two bracelets that spell out “always” and “forever” in Morse code. She’ll love it so much, she might even let you borrow the bracelets. $150,

Between The SheetsBetween The Sheets Petal Play Bralette
Designer Layla L’obatti knows exactly what women want, which is why her lingerie line Between The Sheets is a longtime favorite here at The Manual. Her Petal Play collection is equal parts sweet and sexy, designed with soft, sheer floral lace that’s comfortable enough to wear all day but perfect for night moves too. Buy her the matching bikini for a complete set. $60,

MF1_1969The T*Bar
The lingerie experts at The T*Bar believe shopping for lingerie should be just as fun as taking it off. Their team has been flawlessly fitting women of all shapes and sizes for more than a decade, so you can trust their suggestions when you virtually “build your babe.” The step-by-step process asks you questions about your woman then customizes a shop just for you, ranging from super sexy to bright and playful like this Dirty Pretty Things Edie lingerie set. There’s even a panic button in the upper left hand corner of the site so you can shop fearlessly at work. $120,

Victoria's Secret PinkVictoria’s Secret PINK Date Bra
Perfect for the girl who isn’t into frills and flourishes, PINK is the fresher, sportier sister of Victoria’s Secret. Designed with soft scalloped lace, this bra is sexy enough for a date but comfy enough to wear every day. Buy her a thong or cheekster to match. $36.95,

Robekumi kookoon Paris Robe
There’s nothing like a beautiful robe to make lounging around the house feel like the ultimate luxury. This silk charmeuse piece from kumi kookoon is designed with organza trim and a sheerer fabric to make it equal parts pretty and sexy. $272,

KarnationKarnation Lingerie Daniella Teddy
You’ll both have fun with this seductive piece. Whether she wears it for an evening in or under her clothes as a surprise for later, the strappy design is rife with dominatrix vibes. Get her a whip to match for double the fun. $42.99,