It's National Underwear Day! The 12 Best Lingerie Photos Of All Time

It's National Underwear Day! The 12 Best Lingerie Photos Of All Time

We’re firm believers in investing in lingerie you love (proof here, here, and here), which is why we were beyond thrilled when we learned today is National Underwear Day (yes, this holiday was created by a man). To celebrate, we rounded up the most iconic photos of ladies in fancy underpinnings, and included some our favorites for you to shop.

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    PHOTO: Dave Benett/Getty Images

    Who: Kate Moss
    When: 1993
    ​Where: Elite Model Agency party in London.

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    PHOTO: BEImages

    Who: Sarah Jessica Parker
    When: 1991
    ​Where: At For The Boys premiere in Beverly Hills.

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    Who: Catherine Deneuve
    When: 1967
    ​Where: On set for Belle de Jour.

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    Who: Anne Bancroft
    When: 1967
    ​Where: On set for The Graduate.

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    PHOTO: Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images

    Who: Sophia Loren
    When: 1955
    Where: On set for Marriage Italian Style.

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    PHOTO: 20th Century-Fox/Getty Images

    Who: Marilyn Monroe
    When: 1955
    Where: On set for The Seven Year Itch.

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    PHOTO: Simone Joyner/Getty Images

    Who: Rihanna
    When: 2012
    ​Where: On tour in London.

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    Who: Kate Moss
    When: 1992
    ​Where: In Calvin Klein ad.

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    Who: Sarah Jessica Parker
    When: 2001
    ​Where: On set for Sex and the City.

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    Who: Edie Sedgwick
    When: 1965
    Where: On set for Poor Little Rich Girl.

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    Who: Jane Birkin
    When: 1968
    ​Where: On set for Wonderwall.

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    PHOTO: REX USA/Everett Collection

    Who: Betty Page
    When: 1950s
    Where: Posing for a shoot.

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    Stella McCartney Julia Stargazing Demi Wire Bra ($95) and Julia Stargazing Bikini ($49)
    We can't get over this pretty pink lace!

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    Cosabella Never Say Never Bootie Thong ($22)
    One for every skin tone—genius!

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    MeUndies Briefs ($24)

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    Calvin Klein Carousel 3 Pack Bikini ($30)
    You can never go wrong with Calvin Klein underwear, really.

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    OnGossamer Lace Hip-Bikini ($16)
    These lace underwear are sexy and timeless.

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    Fortnight Lingerie Vega Long Line Bra ($120) and Vega Low Rise Panty ($58)
    Who knew nude lingerie was so exciting?

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    Underella Gavarnie Bralette ($40) and Tap Shorts ($40)
    We dare you to not dance around in this silky duo.

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    Dolce & Gabbana Stretch-Satin Soft-Cup Bra ($371) and High-Waisted Briefs ($279)
    Channel The Graduate in this animal-print set.

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    La Perla Saree Soft-Cup Lace Bra ($192) and Saree Lace Thong ​($108)
    We're completely smitten with this gorgeous, feminine lingerie set.

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