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There Will Be a Century's Worth of Lingerie at Chelsea Market

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The exhibit in Paris. Image via Lingerie Française.

Following shows in Paris, London, Shanghai, Dubai, and Berlin, historical French undergarments exhibit Lingerie
Française
will open in New York tomorrow. Over 150 pieces of French lingerie will be on display, spanning more than 100 years' worth of corsets, bras, and girdles from the early 19th century to today.

The exhibit takes place at Chelsea Market through August 6th and is free to enter. If ancient lacy things aren't your bag, perhaps the "Trans-Historical Striptease" will entice you: it's a life-size, holographic lady who illustrates the evolution of the female silhouette. Sexy.
· Lingerie Francaise [Official Site]
· Ten Showy Bralettes To Wear Under Flowy Tank Tops [Racked NY]

Chelsea Market

75 Ninth Ave, NY, NY