ESQ: What’s the appeal of push-up bras? For you, I mean. I understand the appeal for me.
Karolina Kurkova: They’re so sensual. The little bits of lace give you a little bit of femininity without being too provocative, and they give you great cleavage.
ESQ: Do they make good gifts?
KK: Absolutely. I mean, it depends on who’s getting it for you. If it’s my new lover or boyfriend or husband, of course I would like to get a beautiful bra like this. It’s better than getting me, you know —
ESQ: Fishing tackle?
KK: Kinky stuff.
ESQ: Oh. What does it do, exactly?
KK: You don’t know? It brings them closer together and gives you the perfect décolletage underneath your dress.
ESQ: Is it easy to take off?
KK: Very easy. Just open the button. I don’t know what it is about you guys and bras. Just practice.