Posts tagged "bras"

Women Who Rock: Ida Rosenthal

March is National Women’s History Month, and we’re celebrating by sharing a lady we admire each weekday.

IDA ROSENTHAL (1866-1973)

Ida Rosenthal has had an uplifting effect on…

Nancy Lichtenstein | March 18, 2009 - 7:45 pm

Girl Talk: Why I Had Breast Reduction Surgery

My birth control is ruining my figure. It’s not so much the extra pounds the Pill has added to my frame — seven pounds, if we’re counting — it’s the…

Wendy Atterberry | December 13, 2008 - 5:30 pm

Last 31 Days Of 2008: Get A Bra Fitting

We already suggested that you should get rid of your gross underwear, but we also think it’s time to get some new bras. You may not know this, but you,…

Annika Harris | December 12, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Bras For Men…Feel Tight & Good

First we heard about mantyhose, then about spanx-like six-pack undershirts, and now…bras for men? A Japanese online shop called Wishroom sold over 300 men’s bras in its first…

Wendy Atterberry | December 2, 2008 - 3:30 pm

Victoria’s Secret: She’s Giving You A Rash!

Victoria’s got a secret. Formaldehyde, the same stuff that preserves corpses, may be giving your boobs a lift, a rash, and even permanent scars. A few women are claiming they…

Simcha | November 12, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Fashion Slideshow: Quirky Lingerie

I’m not one to transform into a sex vixen when she dons some Victoria’s Secret bustier. And my last striptease? Like Flashdance on rewind. Give me some granny panties and…

Leonora Epstein | August 25, 2008 - 5:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Special Police Bras, Circumcision And AIDS, And Smart Spiders

Thousands of German policewomen have received “bulletproof bras.” Basically, they’re just bras that say “Polizei” (police) and don’t have metal parts, which could impale the wearer if hit by a…

Catherine Strawn | August 6, 2008 - 12:45 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Soy May Be OK, Bad Bras, And Animal Sex

Concerned about yesterday’s negative press, the Soyfoods Association of America sent out a press release saying that soy doesn’t actually lower sperm count. [Newswise]…

Catherine Strawn | July 25, 2008 - 11:30 am

Thursday Quickes!

Sunglasses beat out bags in the race for must-have luxury item. […

The Frisky | July 10, 2008 - 9:00 pm

Bras And Bull Semen Are Being Exported To Iran

Did you know the U.S. exports stuff to Iran? Lots and lots of stuff, in fact. During the time that President Bush has been in office, at least $158 million…

Catherine Strawn | July 8, 2008 - 5:30 pm

Wonderbra Plans The Largest Lingerie Shoot Ever

Wonderbra is trying to organize the world’s biggest underwear shoot ever, and let me tell you, there is a lot of competition in this category. They’re looking for 1,000 women…

Catherine Strawn | June 18, 2008 - 1:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Disney Push-Up Bras, Heart Attacks, And Banksy’s Sex Life

Which is more difficult for Disney to control: its licensees or Miley Cyrus’ image? [Slate]…

Catherine Strawn | May 1, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Fashion Slideshow: Jump Without Jiggling

Sports bras aren’t necessarily sexy, but they are necessary. Click the pics for more info!

Catherine Strawn | April 11, 2008 - 5:18 pm

Cheaper Can Be Better

We didn’t know anything about bras until we got properly fitted. Before that, we had really only ever bought them from places like Kmart, Target, and Filene’s Basement, where no…

Catherine Strawn | April 10, 2008 - 6:30 pm

History Of The Bra

National Geographic takes us back through the history of bras. Did you know that by forgoing wearing corsets during World War I, women freed up enough steel to…

Catherine Strawn | April 9, 2008 - 10:30 am

Crave: Doo-Dads For Your Brassiere

I have this dress that I love that I can only wear a nude bra with because it’s made of a light, thin jersey fabric. But I can’t really wear…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 8, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Fashion Slideshow: Bras To Bust Out Of

It’s National Bra Fit Week, remember? Here’s a slideshow of bras that fit the hot sexy mama inside each and every one of you. Click the photos for more info!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 8, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Crave: Bare Back

Did you watch American Inventor? I didn’t. But apparently there was this genius invention on the show — a completely backless bra. The design is so simple, it’s pretty crazy…

Catherine Strawn | April 2, 2008 - 6:00 pm