The Evolution Of Bras Says A Lot About Women's Bodies


From simple Roman cloths to pointy-shaped cones, bras have changed quite a bit since the days of the Romans.

And as bras have evolved from shapeless fabric to contoured undergarments, this video from Glamour shows just how views on women's bodies have changed over time. Women's breasts and bodies have been hidden, shrunken, flaunted, distorted and enhanced over the years, with a new bra to accompany each change. Watch the video above to learn a little bit more about each time period and how the bra you're currently wearing came to be.

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