The more body-conscious fashions of [the 1920s] also led to a new item of lingerie, the teddy, named after its inventor Theodore Baer, who combined a chemise with a short slip or attached panties.
Cox, Caroline. "Lingerie." Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion. Ed. Valerie Steele. Vol. 2. Detroit: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2005. 356-357. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 24 Apr. 2013.
Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3427500369
There are also different styles and variations of teddies from halter to long sleeve, thong to shorts, and sheer lace to nothing but a thin strip of ribbon. Shapes also vary depending on one's body type, but the concept remains the same: it is a one-piece that must be stepped into and covers the crotch (although they may have a hole cut out) and torso.
What style Teddy will/do you choose?
The Night Is Young Skirted Teddy Hot Pnk
The night is young and so are you, so rock this teddy! Made of 90% Polyester and 10% Spandex. Sequin and lace skirted teddy Sequin triangle cups Satin bow Lace panels Sequin front waistband Attached lace ruffle skirt Attached lace thong Elastic halter criss cross back straps.
Rene rofe sweetheart halter mesh and ruffles teddy
Seven Til' Midnight Temptress Cap Sleeve Teddy
Pink Box Collection- Wet Look Bondage Teddy
Fantasy Lingerie- Slick wet look Bondage Teddy with adjustable neck collar and waist band. Metal rings at hips full coverage front panty and thong back. Daring bare back and bustline. Fully adjustable velcro closure on neckline and hips.
Deep V Sequined Teddy
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