15 May '12, 9am
Bra-genius We're not sure why anyone would ever think that a bra needs fish tanks
With a primary purpose to enhance its wearer’s comfort as it supports her breasts, the bra was made to perform a variety of functions. Over the years, these functions have increased. Some wear bras to attract attention, some to minimise it, while others wear them to flaunt them for fashionable purposes. These ever-changing trends and standards mean that bra designers have to constantly be on form with the latest fabrics, materials, patterns and designs. An article I came across last week showed just how far bra tech has come … And it made me wonder: in what direction would we want bras to continue progressing? If your bras were smart, what additional functions would they have? The article I came across reported a Triumph Japan launch for the ‘Super Cool Bra’. Aiming to keep women cool for summer, it comes with built-in ice packs, a traditional Japanese windchime, a sprig o...