Category Archives: Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility is a key Hanky Panky value. Here’s how how your favorite lingerie brand pays it forward.

10 Ways to Fight Hate

Pittsburgh.  Charlottesville.  Wisconsin.  Charleston. It’s easy to feel powerless against these vile and highly visible acts of hate, but there are concrete steps we all can take in order to help fight hatred and intolerance in our communities and beyond. … Continue reading

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Happy Bat Week 2018!

Did you know that bats play critically important roles in the health of ecosystems around the world, including the control of insect populations, agricultural pests and disease-carrying insects such as mosquitoes? Over 500 plants depend on bats for pollination including … Continue reading

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You Can Help Prevent Endangered Forest Fibers

Rayon, Viscose, Tencel™ Modal, Tencel™ Lyocell, Bamboo, Cupro, Acetate. What do all these fibers have in common? They’re all regenerated cellulose fibers. This means they are man-made fibers that are created from cellulose, AKA plant material. Yay, plants, right? Biodegradable! … Continue reading

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Hanky Panky at the Gloria Awards

On Thursday, May 3rd, the 30th Annual Gloria Awards were held at the historic NYC landmark, ‘Capitale’ on the Lower East Side. This year’s theme was #OurVoicesOurTime, which honored women of color who stand at the forefront of political, artistic, … Continue reading

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Introducing Hanky Panky Lingeriecycle™

Lingeriecycle: Don’t let your lingerie languish in a landfill. Introducing Lingeriecycle.™ Hanky Panky has partnered with B.R.A. Bra Recyling Agency to recycle no-longer-wearable lingerie by shredding and converting into carpet padding. From co-founder Gale Epstein’s very first designs using repurposed … Continue reading

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Hanky Panky + Best Friends Animal Society “Yappy Hour”

Earlier this week, an assortment of New York’s furriest fashionistas and their humans joined Hanky Panky at the (pet-friendly) Soho Grand Hotel for  “yappy hour” in support of Best Friends Animal Society. Attendees included representatives from Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Seventeen, Redbook, Buzzfeed, Glossy, … Continue reading

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Hanky Panky Signs the Sustainable Cotton Communiqué

If you educate yourself to the negative effects of “modern” farming, it can really get you down. Yet it’s not too late for us to become aware and make necessary changes for the health of our planet and ultimately our … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk: Breast Cancer and the Pink Agenda

It’s October! The weather is changing, the leaves are turning and this month we support and recognize those battling breast cancer. Breast cancer affects the lives of many. There have been some great advancements in the research and search for … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk: Hurricane Relief

Let’s Talk We have all seen the devastation from the recent hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria that affected Houston, Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. Many of us have family, friends or acquaintances who have been affected by these … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk: Ovarian Cancer

Let’s Talk Let’s Talk is an awareness portion of our blog. Not only do we like to talk about pretty panties, great fit and amazing lace but we also want to keep you informed about things you need to know. Don’t … Continue reading

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