Posts tagged "man panel"

Ask The Man Panel: 2013 Valentine’s Day Lingerie

Every Valentine’s Day involves a new barrage of “sexy” lingerie offerings, from lacy teddies to complicated themed costumes. But what do guys really think of these skimpy bedroom outfits? To find out, we asked a bunch of our guy friends to weigh in on six very different V-Day lingerie options and assign each one a sexiness rating…

By: The Frisky / February 12, 2013

Ask The Man Panel: Jeffrey Campbell Cut-Out Wedges

These Jeffrey Campbell wedges defy the laws of physics and gravity and all that is right in the world, but apparently that doesn’t matter: even at $200 a pop, they’re sold out. Judging from the enthusiastic reviews, they’re a hit with female customers, but we were curious about what the Man Panel would think of…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 19, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Michelangelo’s Maxi Dress

The product description for this ModCloth maxi dress begins as follows: “‘Every block of stone has a statue inside it, and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it,’ the great Michelangelo once said. Certainly, he wasn’t talking about this dress…” Luckily for us, our Man Panel certainly is talking about this dre…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 31, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Bow Overload

These Jeffrey Campbell stacked bow wedge booties might be the most ridiculous shoes I’ve ever seen. Which means I want to own them. NOW. But enough about me — I couldn’t wait to hear what the Man Panel would think of a pair of shoes so unapologetically frilly. Check out their always candid — and…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 10, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: The Semi-Formal Swimsuit

This plaid necktie bikini (available on Etsy for $79) is either the most formal swimsuit ever or the least formal business casual outfit in history. It’s giving me a pretty severe bout of cognitive dissonance. How does the Man Panel feel about it? Read on to find out…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 18, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Diane Von Furstenberg’s Purple People Eaters

These Diane von Furstenburg pants are really, really high-rise. And also really, really purple. Are they the definition of man repellent? Well…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 11, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Fishy Fashion

Betsey Johnson is known for her crazy prints, and this “fish jacquard tunic dress” is certainly no exception. My first thought? Betsey might want to consult this flowchart to better understand the definition of a “dress.” Second thought? I’d love to know what the Man Panel thinks about this thing…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 2, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: “Hoth Fashion At Its Finest”

Free People is selling these post-apocalyptic-style platforms for $198. A little steep, sure, but I’m kind of taken with them — I love crazy footwear and would totally wear these with black tights and a summer dress. Wondering what guys think about strange shoes? Read on for reactions from our awesome Man Panel…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 20, 2011

Ask the Man Panel: Alice + Olivia Flounce Dress

I love this otherworldy-seeming Lison Long Flounce Dress from Alice + Olivia, because basically I’m a whore for ruffle sleeves. But also! Doesn’t it look so elvish and “Lord of the Rings”-y? So what do the boys think? We asked our man panel to give an in depth analysis of the flounce dress and they…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 12, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Alexander Wang Leather Mini-Shorts

There is a commercial that plays often in the New York area for a local, super upscale, chic-chic bowling alley. In the commercial there’s a pretty girl wearing hot-ass leather shorts and a high-collared shirt going on a bowling date with a very attractive floppy-haired dude and I always think, Wow, that bowling alley is

By: Julie Gerstein / May 5, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Marchesa’s Origami Dress

Marchesa is known for creating pleasantly unique dresses, and this origami-pleated silk dress is no exception. Currently on sale for a mere $1,115, we had to get the Man Panel’s take on this avant-garde item. Read on for their always honest — and often hilarious — opinions…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 28, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Topshop’s Fringed Skirt

This Topshop tasseled maxi skirt takes the fringe trend to, well, the max. With its tie-dye top section, I wouldn’t be surprised to find it in our Coachella style roundup, but that’s about the only situation I can imagine wearing it. We asked the Man Panel what they thought of this uber-bohemian look, and here’…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 21, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Helmut Lang Drone Dress

Drone Dress: Why would you name a dress the Drone Dress? Really Helmut Lang? That’s not starting things out on the right foot with us. We asked the Man Panel what they thought of Helmut Lang’s asymmetrical look, and reactions were mixed. And don’t forget: If you’ve got a garment you want the panel’s honest…

By: Julie Gerstein / April 12, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Pencey’s Beguiling Braided Dress

Admittedly, there are a lot of things going on with this Pencey braided dress: The fringe, the spots, the swishy skirt. It’s not necessarily for everyone, but is it boy-friendly and date-appropriate? We asked our panel of chatty dude friends what they thought about this dress, and you better believe they told us. Got a…

By: Julie Gerstein / April 4, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Club Monaco’s Boyish Charm

This boyish outfit is made up of Club Monaco’s Maggie pants and Tamia blouse. We asked the man panel to weigh in on the look and tell us whether boyish girls make their knees weak. And if you’ve got an item you’re dying for the man panel’s opinion on, {encode=”julie@thefrisky.com” title=”email us a link”}!

By: Julie Gerstein / March 28, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Black Halo’s Paris Sheath Dress

This colorful dress seems the epitome of sexy style, but what do guys think of it? We asked the man panel to weigh in on this Black Halo Paris Sheath Dress; it turns out guys kinda sorta like dresses that remind them of Tetris. And if you’ve got an item you’re dying for the ma…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 21, 2011

Ask The Mega Man Panel: The Capelet Blouse

We love the idea of a capelet, but does it work when it’s part of a shirt? Maybe, maybe not. We asked the man panel to weigh in on this Pins and Needles Melody Capelet Blouse and got a, uh, mixed reaction. And if you’ve got an item you’re dying for the man panel’s opinio…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 14, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Sunburst Maxi Dress

The maxi dress should be a no-brainer: It’s flowy, soft and romantic, so dudes must love ‘em right? But what did guys have to say about this Sunburst Maxi Dress from Free People? Their comments may surprise you. And if you’ve got an item you’re dying for the man panel’s opinion on, {encode=”julie@thefrisky.com” title=”email u…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 7, 2011

Ask The Mega Man Panel: Perspex Party Heels

Last week, the Man Panel deemed wide-legged jeans a flagrant abuse against legs — but how do they feel about a pair of sexy platforms, meant to highlight your gorgeous gams? Ah, my friends, the answers are complicated, rich and deep — and rife with Superman references. Read on for our guy friends’ delicate opinio…

By: Julie Gerstein / February 18, 2011

Ask The Mega Man Panel: Wide-Leg Jeans

Ladies, don’t ever think guys don’t care about what you wear. When I asked my guy friends to give their opinions on a few lady-specific fashions, they were more than happy to offer their thoughts. Oh man, did they have some feelings about the clothes we wear. Major feelings. First up, I asked them about…

By: Julie Gerstein / February 15, 2011
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