10 Things You Might Not Have Known About Lingerie



Madonna’s Bullet Bra Sold For $52,000

The distinctive bullet bra which had large cones protruding from the breasts that Madonna wore during the 1990s sold at auction for $52,000 in 2012. The unique piece of lingerie had been designed by Jean-Paul Gaultier and cemented the pop stars place in the world of fashion.

Thongs Were Created To Cover Up Strippers

The thong, which consists of very little material, was surprisingly invented as a way for exotic dancers to cover up their bare bottoms. This came after the mayor of New York Fiorello LaGuardia felt that they were showing too much skin.