Secret History of the Bra [TV-PG]
Friday, September 28, 2007,
National Geographic channel

Millions of women reach for a bra every day, but how much do they really know about their most intimate apparel? Now, science meets fashion when NGC travels around the world to reveal the secrets, history and complex construction behind one of the most highly engineered garments we wear. From boiling cauldrons to silk looms to metal factories, NGC traces the evolution of the bra to what is now a $16-billion-a-year industry. ... 82200.html