Posts tagged "clothing sizes"

Brooke Shields Still Fits Into Her Calvin Jeans, Circa 1980—And You?

Apparently, Brooke Shields recently tried on the jeans she wore in her famous 1980 Calvin Klein commercial. Yup, the very same ones she wore when she was 15 years old. Here’s what she said:

“My mom kept those jeans, she kept everything. I just found two pairs of those jeans … They didn’t look…

Leonora Epstein / September 23, 2010

Petit Bateau Sizes Its Clothes By “Years,” Stops At Age 18/20

French clothing company Petit Bateau is famous for their adorable children’s clothing and mastery of the marinière striped shirt. And although the brand is largely focused on its younger audience, there is adult merchandise that’s ever-popular with the ladies in France (and here as well). Have you ever noticed, however, that Petit Bateau’s sizing for…

Leonora Epstein / August 10, 2010

Men Say They Prefer A Girl With Curves

More than wanting a girl whose body is teeny-tiny, guys wish we’d just be happy with what we’ve got. A study by the U.K.’s Fabulous Mag found that men prefer curvy, size 12 women best and wouldn’t want to change anything about their partner’s appearance. Women, on the other hand, said they wished they were…

Catherine Strawn / July 29, 2008