Sharp, strong and reliable knives take the struggle and time out of chopping, slicing and boning meal ingredients.
Seven time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong is not only training for his return to professional cycling, he's also boning up on his baby skills.
A convertible lace bustier has light boning and a supportive bottom band that helps mold and shape your feminine silhouette.
You will have extra support in all the right places with slimming boning detail.
The boning flattens your stomach, giving a more perfect curve to your hips.
So the Revealing Zipper Satin Corset features slimming boning; the Butterfly Goddess Tapestry corset has supportive boning and the Starlet Glamour Strapless Corset is waist slimming.
The Natural Woman Demi Bra (40-44 D/DD) - This bra features corset-like boning in underwire with demi cup shelf-bra styling, adjustable straps and adjustable hook and eye closure.
Ooh La La Demi Bra(40-44 D/DD) - Half-cup bra with fan-shaped boning supports sizes up to a DD.
It has adjustable stretch straps, side boning and is made from a blend of nylon and spandex.
Whether you want something plain or adorned, light or with serious boning, they will have it.
The molded torso has light boning at the sides and back, and the cups are underwired.
Spandex and lycra are much more comfortable and easy on the body than boning!
Shelf Bra with Chopper Bar Lace: Despite its appearance, this bra actually offers some support, thanks to the careful use of boning that gives you nice uplift and creates a shelf while keeping the upper breast and nipple exposed.
There is also the Harmala, an asymmetric jersey maxi dress with boning at the bust.
However, the brainier bunch of the sports crowd were huddling around numbers and boning up on player stats playing fantasy football.
Styles that contain panels and boning will help to cinch your waist and provide an attractive hourglass silhouette.
Ruching adorns the middle portion of the suit, while side boning offers versatile support.
Certain cuts may include removable shaping cups and supportive side boning; both are good if you need plenty of bust support.
To accomplish this feat, many swimsuit designers rely on a complex mix of technologically sound features, boning and contouring, and even specifically made panels, in order to design a suit with slimming effects.
Boning conjures up all sorts of wild images of when women confined themselves to fit into suffocating corsets, but luckily, boning has come a long way since then.
Nowadays, the boning materials in many of these styles are more flexible and comfortable to wear than ever before.
While many are found in smocked styles also seen on more youthful dress designs, they are also seen in a shaped, structured bodice design that can even incorporate boning.
The boning serves its historical purpose by helping a woman maintain good posture and keep her stomach in - crucial elements to a flattering photograph.
Fabrics like spandex along with flexible boning and new designs are widely available in bridal lingerie.
Bustiers go from your bust to your waist, to fully sculpt your torso's appearance, sometimes with the assistance of boning.
Brides often choose this route because it gives them extra shape and support due to the boning inside corsets.
Today, the corset is not only offered in a variety of boning styles, but it can also be purchased in multiple designs.
Black ones can be found with boning to keep your shape, and they don't show signs of wear as easily as white, cream, or light pink options.
They usually lace up and often have stiff boning to help hold their shape.
Many have bra cups or high boning to make the breasts more prominent.
Waist cinchers with effective boning will cost more, as will materials like leather that help you hold your shape better than flimsier fabrics.
Between the boning and the lack of give that leather has, this item promises to sculpt your midsection.
It has boning all the way around to give you shaping.
The lacing pattern and boning may show through some clothing, and if it comes untied, you could have a ribbon showing from under your shirt.
While most latex corset lingerie is designed to look like a traditional corset with lacing and boning, it is not nearly as restrictive.
For the best support, there are a few options: Underwire (a popular choice), side boning, and thick bands.
Vertical boning works similarly to wire by adding shape to the bra, but it's a part of the sides of the bra rather than wire that sits against the rib cage and under the breasts.
Another perk to a bra with boning is the tendency to have that deeper band.
However, if the boning or fabric is worn, the amount of effort involved in restoring it will likely not be worth your while.
Gone are the days when foundation wear meant boning or boring control tops.
Boned Bustier: Some bustiers are constructed with boning inside, which is a strong but flexible addition to give shape to foundation garments, not unlike an underwire bra.
Get a chemise with boning if you could do with the extra shaping.
This one has a zip front, tie back, removable garters, and boning for shape.
Instead, lingerie makers of old relied on lots of elastic and "boning" to hold a figure in place.
The Wacoal bustier is a strapless one that features imbedded boning along with several layers of sheer mesh.
Dresses heavy on beading and material are fine with figure-enhancing corsets and bustiers with boning and texture.
Can a bustier with so much boning in it really be used again?
Corsets typically use a lace-up back and sometimes even vertical boning around the sides to whittle down the waist, smooth out the tummy area, and push up the breasts.
It is often purchased with boning and a brassiere element as an all-in-one design.
You might be surprised at how comfortable an open corset is, particularly if you are used to wearing lingerie that features firm cups or heavy boning.
For something even fancier, get a velvet corset with lace straps and heavy boning for an elegant shape.
If you have a larger bust, consider finding a teddy that features a special layer underneath with underwire and supportive boning.
You get lightly lined supportive underwire cups, a hook and eye closure on the front, boning, and garters.
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