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history of the modern bra Archive

The Evolution of the Modern Bra

As we discussed a couple of weeks ago, the first modern bras were patented in the early 1900s, and exploring the Edwardian era has brought us back to the birth of the modern bra. But the bra as we know it today has undergone a lot of change in the first half of the 1900s;

Who Invented the Bra?

For the next few weeks, we’re going to be taking a look at the history of the bra. This much-contested garment forms the foundation for every woman’s wardrobe today, but where did it start? From bras in the ancient times through the Renaissance, feminist protests of the 60s and to the modern-day offering that so