Founded in 2009 by Elvia Lahman and Hannah Metz, The Loved One began as a vintage wholesale business. Demand for its quality
vintage and American made lingerie inspired expansion into the world of retail, with an online store and a series of pop-up shops
in Los Angeles and New York before settling into their own space in Pasadena. Along with their line of lingerie under the same name The Loved One carried a line of clothing reconstructed from vintage garments called Made by TLO.
The press publications about The Loved One activities you can find - among many others - in:
LA Pop Sugar
The Lingerie Addict
Pretty Little Underthings
The website Thelovedone.net is temporarily unavailable due to technical work on it.