In an interview in this month’s Maxim, Jennifer Love Hewitt credits herself with launching the trend of vajazzling, and says that she still does it sometimes, and that because of her role in the phenomenon, strangers come up to her and offer to show her their be-rhinestoned vaginas.

Sounds like Hewitt lives kind of a weird life, but that’s not really the point. The point is that it got me thinking about how many vagina decorations we’ve seen come and go ever since it became acceptable to remove the decoration that nature gave us: pubic hair. It’s like without pubes, we’re still overcome with the desire to put something –anything — on our mons pubis, as if to prove that we can only thwart Mother Nature so much before she makes us pay for our transgressions.

So here’s a brief NSFW history of vag decs in recent history:[ITPGallery]