7 things You Didn't Know about Bras

7 things You Didn't Know about Bras

Ever wondered how much the heaviest breast weighs? or how much the most expensive bra costs? Never fear!

We have the answers!

We did the research and found seven of the strangest bra facts for you.


1 - 27% of women have decided against  an item of clothing as they didn't have a bra to go with it. Although with the new trend for visible straps, lace detail, bright colours and bralettes, this is surely not the case anymore?


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2 - 64% of women are wearing the wrong size bra size.

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3 - The world's most expensive bra is the Victoria Secret Fantasy Bra which costs a staggering 12.5 million dolllars! It has been worn by some of the world's most beautiful women including Giselle Bunchen and Miranda Kerr in 2011.



4 - The average women owns nine bras.


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5 - Women spend £6 billion on bras annually


6 - 1907 was the year that Vogue first printed the word Brassiere!


7 - This is the oldest bra in the world. It was discovered in 2008 in Austria during renovations to a castle. It was discovered in a vault under the floorboards of a room.

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