The collaboration features some of history's super-accomplished women

Launched on October 23, a line of women’s underwear is seeking to celebrate female accomplishment across several fields. Bearing caricatures of famous faces, these super-empowered panties might even inspire fans — like comic book superheroes of old — to wear them outside their clothes.

The new underwear line represents a collaboration between feminist Tumblr The League of Ladies and women’s underclothier Dear Kate, which has carved its niche selling comfortable underwear designed to support a woman’s body all month long — as LoL puts it, “underwear for kicking ass. Think period panties that are cute as hell.” Dear Kate recently explains the project in a press release:

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