Undergarments

  • British troops issued bulletproof undergarments April 20, 2011

    The British troops have undergarments made of material that can stop bullets and shrapnel and possibly save lives. Now the Pentagon wants it for US forces. ...
  • Bra for the boys an online bestseller in Japan December 7, 2008

    Tokyo: Who said bras are only for women? A Japanese online lingerie retailer is selling bras for cross-dressing men and they've quickly become one of its most popular items. Since launching two weeks ago on Rakuten, a major Japanese web shopping mall, the Wishroom shop has sold over 300...
  • From making table runners to thongs June 16, 2007

    Koniakow (Poland): Delicate hand-stitched lace from this mountaintop village has long graced the altars of Polish churches and tables of Polish homes. But now tradition has taken a modern twist with thongs, G-strings and other racy undergarments — offending some villagers but giving new life to a 200-year-old cottage industry. "Lace wasn't...
  • Man nabbed for stealing ladies undies June 17, 2007

    Fort Payne: Geraldine man who allegedly stole a Fyffe woman's undergarments has been charged with property theft. Joseph Edward Reaves, 44, was arrested after he turned himself in on Wednesday morning and has been released from the DeKalb County Jail on $500 bond. Investigator Rhonda Jackson said the woman had...