How does an underwire bra work?

Answer The first patented "Breast Supporter", developed by Marie Tucek in 1893, used shoulder straps with hook-and-eye closures along with pockets of fabric to support breasts. Since that time, bras have ... Read More »

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I am at work and my underwire is poking out trying to sever my right breast area?

HAHA.Bathroom break?Or go full cabaret stripper on it and whip it out where ever your working.

Does an underwire bra throw off a compass reading?

Metal objects can throw off a compass reading; therefore, there is a chance that the metal wire in an underwire bra will corrupt the compass temporarily. Use a compass away from metal objects to ge... Read More »

Why does my wife insist on buying underwire bras?

Do you also wear panties with wires? Do they catch your pubic hair? Maybe it's time to shave your body hair, Jack ;)

Who invented the underwire bra?

Helene Pons, a costume designer, invented the first commercially produced underwire bra in 1931. The underwires were meant to be comfortable and to improve the natural look of the breast. Prior to ... Read More »