National Lingerie Day: History, facts, and 5 activities to celebrate the occasion
National Lingerie Day is celebrated annually on April 25. Lingerie is the French name for pants.The French phrase is used to suggest that these shorts are sartorial and alluring. In the past, lingerie mostly consisted of women's panties, but throughout time, designers also made underwear for men. Even though knickers are a typical undergarment, lingerie outshines them due to their appealing characteristics.
Undergarments that are not only functional but also appealing and enticing are referred to as lingerie. Lingerie is made to frame the wearer's figure and be aesthetically pleasing. Lingerie is made from materials including silk, satin, lace, chiffon, charmeuse, and lycra. These materials make lingerie sheer, light, and flexible. It is made for lingerie to be worn comfortably.
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History of National Lingerie Day
In the late 19th century, Lady Duff-Gordon started creating lingerie that was less bulky and more form-defining than corsets. When the First World War broke out, women were compelled to labor, especially in industry.
The requirements for pants became more and more practical. Throughout the 20th century, the designs changed and became more aesthetically pleasing. In the 21st century, designers started to think of innerwear as stylish. Modern fabrics and production techniques make lingerie more affordable and accessible, according to Newsd.
5 amazing facts about lingerie
Check out some amazing facts about lingerie.
1. Women in the UK wear the largest bra sizes. Whereas Japanese women have the smallest bra size on average, the average bra size in the US is 36C, Thought Catalog reported.
2. The current cup size system dates back to the 1930s.
3. On New Year's Eve, Italian ladies traditionally wear red underwear for luck.
4. In the past, men used girdles to hold their weapons.
5. A man who thought the time's exotic dancers were exposing too much skin invented the thong.
A user on Twitter shared his views, "Lingerie isn't for them...it's for you! How does #lingerie make you feel #empowered? Celebrate in style this #NationalLingerieDay with our luxurious selection of lingerie. From delicate lace to daring cutouts, we've got everything you need to feel confident and s3xy! "
Lingerie isn't for them...it's for you! 💞 How does #lingerie make you feel #empowered?— Like A Kitten (@likeakitten_llc) April 25, 2023
Celebrate in style this #NationalLingerieDay with our luxurious selection of lingerie. From delicate lace to daring cutouts, we've got everything you need to feel confident and s3xy! 🔥 pic.twitter.com/XCEq497h2p
Activities to do
1. Buy yourself lingerie
A great opportunity to buy new undergarments is on National Lingerie Day. Pay a visit to your favorite lingerie shop and treat yourself to something wonderful.
A Twitter user posted, "IT’s National Lingerie Day!!! Fellas go buy your lady some lingerie today."
IT’s National Lingerie Day!!! Fellas go buy your lady some lingerie today. 🥰 pic.twitter.com/28e4j7KaQr— Clippergirl21 (@clippergirl21) April 24, 2023
2. Online promotions and discounts
On National Lingerie Day, a lot of lingerie businesses and brands run special sales and promotions to entice customers to buy their wares.
3. Fashion shows
On National Lingerie Day, fashion shows with lingerie designs are frequently held to display the newest trends and fashions in the lingerie business. Attend one if you have time.
4. Photo shoots
To show off their lingerie style and encourage body positivity, some people commemorate National Lingerie Day by participating in lingerie-themed photo shoots, either by themselves or with others.
5. Social media campaigns
Frequently observed on social media sites like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter is National Lingerie Day. Lingerie lovers advocate body acceptance, share pictures of their favorite lingerie, and spread the word about how important lingerie is for boosting self-confidence.
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