Looking to create a sexy lingerie look or want to follow wedding tradition, why not buy a garter? Whether we prefer black satin grunge Goth styles with spikes and studs or cute and frilly looks, there is a garter out there for everyone! So what is the history of this on trend item? Popularized in the 30s and 40s, they were originally used to carry valuables in a purse. Men AND women wore them in Elizabethan times. Currently this item is mainly associated with weddings and superstitions - owning a part of the bride’s dress is supposedly good luck. Many celebrities wear them on stage such as Pink, Kylie and Beyoncé! We too can look great in a garter, whether it is for our wedding or simply to look hot.