NEW YORK — Consumers are giving the cold shoulder to sexy lingerie this year, a segment of the intimates business that traditionally posts stellar sales during the Christmas selling season.
In a nationwide survey of major department and specialty stores and smaller specialty operations, retailers generally said items such as sheer baby dolls with G-strings; cleavage-enhancing lace bras and coordinating panties and transparent slips were being pushed out as the gift of choice for wives and girlfriends.
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