Pretty On The Inside

These intimates are both cozy and sexy

  • SUPER SOFT cotton dressed up with lace. Bathrobe ($88) by Wendy Glez, from Touch Boutique, 574 Prairie Center Dr., Eden Prairie, 952-944-6128,
  • WEAR THIS cami under a blouse for a hint of sexy, or let it stand alone at home. Dahlia camisole ($57) and ruched knicker ($32) by Only Hearts, from Room No. 3, 4948 France Ave. S., Edina, 952-746-3003,
  • LOVELY UNDER things deserve an equally lovely travel bag. Polka dot sheer panty ($32) by Only Hearts, from Room No. 3; Lingerie carryall ($36) by Lapin Villardi, from Flirt Boutique, 177 Snelling Ave. N., St. Paul, 651-698-3692,
  • IRRESISTIBLY DARLING. Baby doll nightie ($88) by Flora Nikrooz, from Flirt Boutique
  • A SECRET beneath your clothes. Desert bra ($145) and panty ($105) by Aubade, from Allure, 1051 Grand Ave., St. Paul, 651-493-6773; 7084 N. Main St., Maple Grove, 763-420-3130,
  • GORGEOUS LINGERIE calls for a luxurious bath. Kimono Rose bubble bath ($21.50) and bath salts ($5) by Thymes, from Bibelot, 1082 Grand Ave., St. Paul, 651-222-0321; 4135 Upton Ave. S., Mpls., 612-925-3175; 300 Hennepin Ave. E., Mpls., 612-379-9300; 2276 Como Ave., St. Paul, 651-646-5651,
  • A PERFECT BLEND of sexy and sweet. Camisole ($56) and panty ($28) by eberjey, from Flirt Boutique
  • LOUNGE WITH flair. Pajama bottoms ($29.95) by Mud Pie, from Cottage Chicks, 17420 Minnetonka Blvd., Minnetonka, 952-476-1565,

No excuse for hanging out in crummy sweats. A growing number of Twin Cities lingerie boutiques offer loungewear and intimate apparel both cozy and sexy.