27 Apr '12, 2pm

Take a stroll down Lingerie Lane w/the @marksandspencer online vintage lingerie mini-museum #fashion

Take a stroll down Lingerie Lane w/the @marksandspencer online vintage lingerie mini-museum #fashion

The bra was only invented relatively recently - most likely by Parisian lingerie maker Herminie Cadolle in 1889. Her "le bien-être" (the wellbeing) was comprised of a corset for the waist and an upper part which utilized shoulder straps to support the "girls". Five years after she first exhibited it at the Great Exposition of 1900, the top half was being sold separately as the "soutien gorge", literally "support for the throat"; "gorge" also meant breast in old French and the name stuck. In 1926, Marks & Spencer began selling their bra to help flappers stay as flat as possible under those boxy frocks. As the fashion silhouette changed along with fabrications, bra-sizing became more standardized and mainstream in the 1930s, ad slogans promised to uplift & "perfect" a girl's figure. By 1941, M&S even help shade the Clothing Civilian Act which imposed regulations on the warti...

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