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FIT’s Exposed: A History of Lingerie to Offer Plenty of Lacy Inspiration

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New York—Madonna might have kicked off the underwear-as-outwear trend back in the ’80s, but she certainly didn’t invent lingerie! Lingerie has a long, storied history, helping literally shape women’s bodies throughout the centuries (whalebone corsets, anyone?). To see lingerie’s evolution, be sure to check out Exposed: A History of Lingerie at The …

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Despite Acquisition Costs, Hanesbrands Q1 Profit Beats Estimate

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Winston-Salem, NC—Though sales in its activewear division lead by Champion helped Hanesbrands first quarter results, expenses relating to its purchase of Maidenform, hit the company’s profit, pushing it down 19%. But adjusted earnings beat expectations and sales trends lead Hanesbrands to raise its earnings outlook. Sales Boost from Maidenform For …