Intimate Appeal

Designers are sexing up silhouettes for pre-fall ’09, adding suggestive touches such as lace, silk, feathers and even corset details.

Laurence Dacade’s lace peep-toe peep-toe ankle bootie with back zip. Ring and bracelet by Echo of the dreamer, robe and slip are stylist’s own.

Marciano’s embossed leather stilettos with feathered bow. Top, underwear and stockings are stylist’s own.

Rodo’s silk peep-toe pumps with crystal brooch. Lingerie set by Elle Macpherson Intimates, bracelet and necklace by Echo of the Dreamer, stockings are stylist’s own.

Michael Antonio’s embossed mule with crystal embellished platform and heel. Slip by Victoria’s Secret, necklace by Echo of the Dreamer, bracelet by Mars & Valentine, stockings are stylist’s own.

Carlos Santana’s lace stiletto with carved geometric heel. Corset and briefs from Victoria’s Secret, bracelets by Mars & Valentine, stockings are stylist’s own.

Photographed by Jayme Thorton; Creative Director: Regina Smith Popp; Stylist: Brittany Sullivan; Fashion Assistant: Angela Ranelli; Hair: Staci Child for Cutler/Redken at Factory Downtown; Makeup: Kyriaki Savrani at Factory Downtown; Model: Yelena/Red