STYLE & BEAUTY
08/09/2013 04:08 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

The Nipple Bra Is The 1970s Most Confusing Contribution To Lingerie History (PHOTO)

Coming to a store near you. Not.

The 1970s were a different time. Tight perms were in, men wore platform heels without anyone asking questions and polyester was considered an acceptable material for absolutely everything.

It was also a time when the nipple was considered an appropriate focal point for one's look. How else could you really explain the existence of "The Nipple Bra"? (Besides the Internet's enduring fascination with this vintage product...)

Behold:

nipple bra
Photo from Retronaut

Yeah, that's one vintage accessory we won't be seeking out.

It's kind of a look:

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