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Tricia Ismail

Senior Editor
Senior Editor who lives in her Lace Balconette in Marigold.
Loves surfing, skiing, and high rise denim.

How to Create the Perfect Top Drawer

January 24, 2020  |  Tricia Ismail

Bras and underwear, do they matter? In our definitely biased opinion, YES THEY DO.  They are the first thing you put on, the next-to-skin layer, the make or break of any outfit, and most importantly, the source of your comfort and support. So take a step back, and take a good hard look at the…

Top Drawer Confessions with Michel Janse

January 17, 2020  |  Tricia Ismail

Bras with sentimental value? Yep, that’s a thing.  We asked actress and YouTuber Michel Janse to walk us through the intimate secrets of her Top Drawer. From a hot pink raquet-ball, to a bra that reminds her how much she loves her…well, current bra, Michel gives us all the details.   Currently, what’s in your top…

Michelle Erickson Brings Her Art to Life and to People with Mishka Marie

December 13, 2019  |  Tricia Ismail

  Sweet, sincere, and just the right amount of silly, Michelle Erickson’s card and print line Mishka Marie is an adorable contrast to the cookie-cutter greeting cards you’ll find at most drugstores. Whereas that card you got for your coworker/friend/sister likely went the way of the junk drawer, Michelle’s unique watercolor and ink illustrations of…

The Pima Cotton Wireless Bra

December 09, 2019  |  Tricia Ismail

How we kept the support, but lost the underwire.  We talk to a lot of women about bras, and we mean A LOT. Friends, family, co-workers, designers, fit models, and even strangers on the street. Bras and breasts are always top of mind and we have our ear to the ground to deliver designs that…

Why Julia Santucci Works for Change Voluntarily

December 06, 2019  |  Tricia Ismail

Julia Santucci’s professional path has taken her everywhere, from her start in the fast-paced New York fashion industry to now working as the Head of Operations for The Clean Mission, a volunteer-run city cleanup organization in San Francisco. While her career path hasn’t been linear in a traditional sense, for Julia, each professional shift has…

Maria Casey Wants to Help You Make Better Choices

December 01, 2019  |  Tricia Ismail

At ThirdLove, we’ve made a huge effort to divert our gently used bras away from the landfill and into a second life through donations and recycle programs. But we know we can’t make change happen alone, and that is why we are especially excited to celebrate a like-minded brand and founder, Maria Casey of BUHO….

How to Buy A Bra

November 20, 2019  |  Tricia Ismail

  What do we usually expect bra shopping to be? For most of us, it’s an unpleasant, time-consuming, experience that leaves us uncomfortable, confused, and unhappy with everything we have purchased.  For me, it’s always not knowing what size I am, and the inability to get a clear answer on it. Every time I ask…

Julia Ballenger Won’t Be Defined By Anyone But Her

November 18, 2019  |  Tricia Ismail

ThirdLove is a #ByWomenForWomen company, and we make it a point to celebrate strong women who are doing amazing things. Our weekly blog series, #WomenMade, is a chance to get to know some of these standout females who are creating products, services, and tech we love. Ceramicist Julia Ballenger grew up in a household where…

How Angela Jiang and Linda Ye Balance an MBA With Helping Women Feel Their Best on Vacation

November 15, 2019  |  Tricia Ismail

ThirdLove is a #ByWomenForWomen company, and we make it a point to celebrate strong women who are doing amazing things. Our weekly blog series, #WomenMade, is a chance to get to know some of these standout females who are creating products, services, and tech we love. Traveling is fun, eye-opening, and rejuvenating. Packing for a…

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