foundation garment

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Synonyms for foundation garment

a woman's undergarment worn to give shape to the contours of the body

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I thought that was very interesting because some of these garments were meant to essentially be a reprieve from these really constricting foundation garments like the corset.
She focuses on day dresses and suits, accessories, and foundation garments, and addresses aspects of production, marketing, and consumption.
If they're D-cups, the more the merrier," he volunteers, in a manner which suggests a keen appreciation of foundation garments.
I went around and interviewed the donors to find out what they wore with the dresses, down to the foundation garments and the hairstyles and then once a month got my hair cut and was photographed wearing the dresses.
Anyway, my point is experience is nothing to be ashamed of and, as long as the foundation garments hold up, the sophisticated thirty something package is more attractive than a 21-year-old floozy in a thong.
Do they make a choice between life-saving devices such as flame retardant foundation garments to protect them from IED's, breathable honeycomb "cooling vests" that are worn under their body armor to make the desert heat bearable, elbow and knee pads, gloves, a video camera, a notebook, - or - a 10 pound laptop?
Don't be fooled by the stage-y makeup, coiffure cleverly "deconstructed" with bobby pins, and fancy foundation garments.
Grant encourages men to build a fashionable wardrobe from good foundation garments.
And there in the studio will be six groups of people (students, builders, teachers, and so on) who'll undoubtedly conform to the template of the "I wanna be on telly" types who appear on all such shows: IQs smaller than their shoe size, but egos bigger than Andrea Dworkin's foundation garments.
Stockings stayed up better, swimwear refused to bag or droop when wet, and bras and foundation garments no longer bunched and pinched.
Proper implementation of 5S at their company, which occupies 8 hectares in Horana, a hamlet in western Sri Lanka, helped it produce 10 million units of foundation garments and serve such customers as Victoria's Secret, Triumph, Jockey and Lane Bryant, Ranasinghe said.
Foundation garments assumed the entire burden of molding the body into the fashionable silhouette.
The king of sci-fi fashion, Gaultier drew his inspiration from his mother's foundation garments.
Examples of products produced in underwear and nightwear knitting mills are briefs, underwear T-shirts, pajamas, nightshirts, foundation garments, and panties.
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