Posts tagged "kilts"

Relevant Now: Commando Kilt-Wearing

As you may have already heard, today is “Opt Out Day,” in which people intend to protest the TSA naked x-ray machines by refusing to go through them and instead get a pat down. Some have even called for more drastic measures—Jeffrey Goldberg at the Atlantic has come up with the brilliant idea for me…

Leonora Epstein / November 24, 2010

Sean Combs Kills It In A Kilt

Sean Combs and the rest of the Dirty Money crew performed in Scotland, and Diddy decided to sport a kilt. We hate to say it, but he’s no Rowdy Roddy Piper. [The YBF]…

Annika Harris / September 30, 2010

Utilikilts Fur Th’Everyday Lad

Fur th’ kilt-wearin’ lad who likes th’ freedom of the murt, a regular Scottish plaid print might jist be a bit ower th’ top fur everyday wearin’. That’s whaur Utilikilt steps in, to provide fashionable guys wi’ a variety of kilts for non-bagpipe-related occasions. Fur th’ workin’ man, there’s a khaki skirt perfect fur th’…

Leonora Epstein / October 6, 2009

Questionable Guy Trend: The Man Skirt

While we’re still not sure how we feel about men in tights, couture designers like John Galliano, Comme des Garçons, and Etro are putting men in skirts and sending them down the runway. And we’re not talking tribal Scottish kilts here either — a woman could easily wear these duds for dudes. The designer taste…

Simcha / September 11, 2008

Gross Guy Trend: Cargo Kilts

I have Scottish blood running through my arteries and veins, so the sight of a man in a kilt isn’t as horrific to me as it might be for others. That doesn’t mean I’m hoping men will start wearing them regularly, especially when they’re made from duck cloth instead of a family tartan.

Catherine Strawn / February 7, 2008