https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_bras

The history of bras is inextricably intertwined with the social history of the status of women, ..... Warner manufactured the "Crosby" bra for a while, but it did not become a popular style and eventually was discontinued. Warner went on to earn ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bra

A bra short for brassiere is a form-fitting undergarment designed to support or cover the ... Bras have become a fashion item and cultural statement that are sometimes purposefully revealed by the wearer ..... In the early 1960s, smaller breasts gained popularity, and in the late 1990s larger breasts became more fashionable.

https://www.npr.org/2014/08/05/337860700/bra-history-how-a-war-shortage-reshaped-modern-shapewear

Aug 5, 2014 ... As fashions evolved, so too did the humble bra. ... '20s, so-called bandeau bras — which flattened the breasts — became the popular choice.

https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/beauty/fashion/g1291/bra-history/

Jan 29, 2015 ... So how did they get their stiff shape? ... But more importantly, cup sizes become a thing. ... Thus, the bullet/torpedo-shaped bra gained popularity because of claims that it offered added protection for gals who worked on the ...

https://www.racked.com/2017/12/21/16742014/history-of-bras-video

Dec 21, 2017 ... Before There Were Bras, There Were 'Breastbags' ... enterprising teen in the early 20th century, did we get the modern bra, originally fashioned ...

http://fashion.just-the-swing.com/history-of-the-bra

Bra History - Brief history on bras, and the origin, and background on how the ... The bras did not yet make use of cups to support each breast, but rather was an ... of bras being adopted, the uncomfortable corsets quickly fell out of popularity ...

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/11/the-first-bra-was-made-of-handkerchiefs/382283/

Nov 3, 2014 ... But the bra—the garment that lifts and separates, via cups and straps—became part of the world, officially, on November 3, 1914. That was the ...

http://www.localhistories.org/bra.html

Ancient Greek women wore a form of bra called an apodesme. ... The strapless bra was introduced in the late 1930s but they did not become until the 1950s.

http://www.soc.ucsb.edu/sexinfo/article/history-bra

Mar 7, 2018 ... Jacob created her bra because she did not want to wear a ... affluence and prosperity, women's clothing became both more lavish and realistic.

https://blog.mylola.com/history-bra/

Oct 25, 2017 ... So how did we go from strips of cloth to the latest invention — the ... adhesive bras become Instagram-famous thanks endorsements from ...