Bare Necessities debuted in 1998, showcasing the finest designer intimate apparel for women of all shapes and sizes, in addition to a selection of underwear for men. Our goal, then and always: to make shopping online with us as easy, helpful and more enjoyable than a visit to your favorite store. Today, Bare Necessities is the largest online specialty retailer of women's & men's branded and designer intimate apparel and underwear. But that's not all. We've got more online than ever: The best shapewear selection online, Shaping Clothing, footwear, hosiery, workout clothes, casual t-shirts, swimwear for women and men. And that's just the beginning.