Bra Project Lends its Support to Breast Cancer Awareness
October 17, 2005 - In order to enhance breast cancer awareness and prevention, the Boise State University Womens Center sponsored an event that pays tribute to a certain piece of clothing that enhances womens breasts. The second annual Bra Project drew local artists, students...
Bras Burned to Protest Global Sweatshops
July, 2004 -- 440,000 workers strong, the newly merged UNITE HERE Union will conduct a massive march down Michigan Avenue and burn bras in front of the Congress Plaza Hotel to protest sweatshop conditions and worker exploitation around the globe.
Lady Liberty Gets a Royal Tribute from Queen Latifah
June, 2004 -- NEW YORK Curvation, a line of intimate apparel created for curvaceous women, along with spokesperson Queen Latifah, hosted the first-ever Curvation Walk of Confidence to benefit the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation and historic Governors Island.
Hospital Opens Women's Health Boutique
June, 2004 -- Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern, N.Y. recently celebrated the grand opening of The Woman's Personal Health Resource boutique with a ribbon cutting ceremony held inside the hospital's main lobby. The Woman's Personal Health Resource features a variety of women's personal health products, specializing in post-breast surgery camisoles, breast forms, mastectomy bras, swimsuits and exercise wear, lymphedema sleeves, compression stockings, wigs and headwear.
Half Sizes in Bras Now Available
August 11, 2003 -- Playtex unveiled a bra innovation and it's a shoe-in. From the floor of the Los Angeles Shoe Show, fashion expert Melissa Rivers tells the whole story about 1/2 sizes from the birth of 1/2 sizing in shoes to the latest news ... 1/2 sizes in bras.
Hot Pink Bras Used in New Zealand Government Protest
September 11, 2003 -- According to the New Zealand Herald, stunning hot pink bras held up Parliament, as blouses were whipped off in a colourful and rowdy protest against genetic engineering (GE).