Patent Number: 8,574,027

Title: Clothing article with an integrated body support

Abstract: A clothing article with an integrated body support for molding and shaping the wearer's torso, includes a tubular outer garment having a free bottom end, wherein the tubular outer garment comprises an upper section adapted for supporting the bust of the wearer, and a lower section extending from the upper section for covering at least the lower torso of the wearer. The clothing article further includes a tubular inner body support extending substantially concealed in a concentric relationship with and peripherally attached to the interior portion of the outer garment, wherein the inner body support is composed of a resilient form-fitting fabric for imparting compressive support to mold and shape the lower torso and abdominal areas of the wearer.

Inventors: Kipnes; Deanna H. (Marlboro, NJ)

Assignee: Tres Chicas, LLC

International Classification: A41C 3/08 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017