Posts tagged "cankles"

Christian Louboutin Weirdly Obsessed With Cankles

Shoe god Christian Louboutin has a major erm, bone to pick with ankles. More specifically, he hates cankles. Like as in he really can't shut up about how much he detests them. The designer notoriously spoke out about Barbie's "fat ankles" recently, and now the iconic designer can't keep quiet, as he's back on the…

By: Bianca Posterli / November 25, 2009

Today’s Lady News: The Wall Street Journal Frets About Cankles

The Wall Street Journal worries if there is a cure for cankles—i.e. "fat ankles." [Wall Street Journal] — But if you don't have a job on Wall Street, no one has to see your cankles, right? A town in Ireland held its first wolf-whistling championship. That's right, wolf-whistling, a.k.a whistling at hot ladies who pa…

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 24, 2009

Nice Ankles, Have You Been Working Out?

Celebrity trainer Ramona Braganza has helped Jessica Alba, Halle Berry, Jessica Biel, and Anne Hathaway get hot bodies, and now she wants to help you tone your, um, cankles. The LA-based trainer developed a new workout in collaboration with Gold's Gym to help "turn cankles back into ankles."…

By: Catherine Strawn / July 14, 2009

Do You Have Cankles? July Is Your Month

File this in the "we-make-you-feel-bad-about-yourself-so-you-spend-money" bin: Gold's Gym has designated July as "Cankle Awareness Month." (Not kidding. Next thing you know, they'll be making up brutal poop-brown colored ribbons to stick on lapels to raise awareness! Ugh.) According to their Web site: "The word comes from the combination of 'calf' and 'ankle.' It occurs whe…

By: Nina Carbone / July 6, 2009