The bra turns 100 this week and we would like to take this moment to tip our dirty turban towards that device that tortures women and men everywhere – how do you get this damn thing off!
1914: The “modern” bra is first introduced.
1924: Doubled as birth control.
1934: The 30’s were depressing in more ways than one.
1944: What is the “magic inset” and can my girlfriend get one?
1954: Bettie Page gave your grandad wood. *please don’t imagine that*
1964: The Times were a changin’.
1974: Wonder Woman was your first crush. Admit it.
1984: The Victoria’s Secret catalog debuts or as it was known then – “the poor man’s Playboy.”
1994: Madonna’s cone bra never quite caught on and was kind of creepy.
2004: Tyra Banks’ $10 million diamond bra could cut glass (and your face).
2014: As predicted by Nostradamus: Lady Ga Ga introduces “the flamer.”