Posts tagged "pants"

Could Have Been Worse: A Look At The Norwegian Curling Team’s Uniform Supplier

Curling? WTF is that? Did anyone ever care about this Olympic sport before the Norwegian team showed up with these blindingly loud pants? Either these kids got lost in Johnny Weir's wardrobe on the way to the rink, or they thought they'd stand out with something different and, uh, attention-grabbing. Grab the world's attentio…
By: Leonora Epstein / February 18, 2010

10 Ridiculous Lady Laws That Are Still On The Books

Even though Paris is the fashion capitol of the world, it is still technically against the law for a woman to wear pants there. Someone should tell the police quick … they could have made a killing during Fashion Week. But seriously, how crazy is that? This ridiculous law has survived years of attempted…
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 18, 2009

Would You Let Your Man Wear Drop-Crotch Pants?

Maybe there are a few gentleman out there sporting unisex trends like Ugg boots and Longchamps bags but a certain foreign import might be making the next big splash in unisex fashion: Drop-crotch pants. Shops like Zara, H&M and Topshop have already jumped on the drop-crotch pant bandwagon after the trend hit the streets of…
By: Deborah Findling / June 1, 2009

Poll: Would You Get Married In Pants?

Attention brides, future brides, and committed bachelorettes who just love to weigh in on this sort thing -- would you ever ditch a wedding gown for a sweet pair of white wedding pants? [A Practical Wedding via Robot-Heart]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 27, 2009

Fashion Slideshow: Pretty Pants

To tell you the truth, I'm not so into pants. I wear jeans and I wear dresses whenever I possibly can. But sometimes pants are necessary -- on freezing days, on corporate meeting days, and on days when you haven't done laundry. After the jump, seven pairs of pants I would totally not mind wearing.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 18, 2008

Crave: High-Waisted Pants That Look Good And Do Good

High-waisted pants are tricky. They have the potential to make even the Skinniest Minnie look dumpy. But this pair from eco-friendly designer Anna Cohen (her company runs on sustainable practices, from raw materials to end-of-life use) has the ever-so-elongating vertical stripes and an extra long leg that fit down over a pair of high-heels. […
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 24, 2008

Dresses, Don’t Leave Us

Anne Slowey, fashion news director at Elle, told The New York Times that the dress will end its long reign at the end of August, and we should all wear trousers instead. This is a sad prediction, and rather unexpected. Retail analysts at NPD Group determined that from April 2006 to April 2007, there were…
By: Catherine Strawn / April 24, 2008
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