brassieres

Japanese lingerie maker looks to lift sales in Europe
Wacoal Corp. holds a fashion show at the Grand Palais exhibition hall in Paris on July 3. (Marie Guitton)
After spending a huge sum in a business takeover, tweaking its technologies and honing its marketing strategy, the big day came for Japanese lingerie maker Wacoal Corp. on July ...
Medieval underwear points to racy history
Beatrix Nutz explains the design of a 15th-century brassiere found in south of Innsbruck, Austria. (Toru Tamakawa)
INNSBRUCK, Austria--Underwear dating from medieval times that was found under flooring of an Austrian castle is hardly racy by the standards of today.
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