It seems Queenie of HerRoyalMajestyBags at Etsy was trying to save the earth and some money by hanging her laundry out on a line. Her neighbors did/do not share her eco-sensibilities. Shortly, HRMB requested underwear be sent to her. and so it was. lots of underwear. small underwear. big underwear. all colors and styles.
And here's the first photo at flickr.