Posts tagged "skinny jeans"

Thank Us Later: No Joke, The Best Pants/Jeans Cost Only $17.99

“Treggings” forever.

Robyn Pennacchia | November 4, 2015 - 12:00 pm

American Eagle Outfitters’ New Skinny Skinny Jeans Are So Skinny They’re Spray-On

Jeans keep getting skinnier, am I right? But still, sometimes they’re just not skinny enough. American Eagle Outfitters has taken that a step further with their new Skinny Skinny Jeans…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 21, 2013 - 8:30 am

Girl Barred From Final Exam For Wearing Skinny Jeans

Rachel Vermillion, a senior at Bringham Brigham Young University in Idaho, was barred from taking a final exam because a male college employee deemed her skinny jeans too tight and not…

Stefanie Blejec | December 9, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Mind Of Man: Regular Men Don’t Wear Skinny Jeans

I can’t wear skinny jeans, because I have beefy man legs, mighty logs of muscle and sinew, the end product of hundreds of thousands of years of evolution. Ancient man…

John DeVore | October 13, 2010 - 2:30 pm

Skinny Jeans Are The Downfall Of The American Man, Says Lady Who Needs A Hug

Sometimes I like to write in a dry style. When I do this, it’s amusing to read comments by commenters who don’t understand that I’m being sarcastic. So I hoped…

Jessica Wakeman | August 24, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Dress Your Child In Skinny Jeans And Jeggings?

We could feel the beginnings of a trend floating in the air back in May when denim diapers made their debut and more recently, when we saw some sassy styles…

Leonora Epstein | August 16, 2010 - 12:10 pm

I Have A Big Butt, But I Found A Pair Of Skinny Jeans That Fit

You know that line in Sir Mix-a-Lot’s “Baby Got Back,” where he goes, “I like big butts and I cannot lie”? Well, I have a big butt and I cannot…

Susannah Breslin | July 1, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Jeans That Supposedly Make You Look 15 Pounds Thinner?

Hello! SkinnyJeans (yeah, awesome name) claim to make you look 15 pounds thinner, and they’ve been getting a lot of press because of it. The trick to these jeans, says…

Leonora Epstein | May 14, 2010 - 2:20 pm

You Can’t Get Raped In Skinny Jeans, Jury Says

An Australian jury acquitted 23-year-old Nicholas Gonzales of rape because it refused to believe the alleged victim’s skinny jeans could have been removed without “collaboration.” Gonzales and the alleged victim,…

Jessica Wakeman | May 3, 2010 - 5:20 pm

“True Life”: Skinny Jeans Destroyed A Man’s Privates

You have boring spoofs and you have hilarious spoofs. This parody of MTV’s “True Life” series is one of the latter because it hits the ridiculousness of the…

Annika Harris | March 27, 2010 - 12:00 pm

A More Wearable Skinny Jean

For so long the skinny jean has either been uber-hipster or uber-sexy. Now it’s found some middle ground by becoming just a bit boyish, thanks to Forever 21’s construction pocket…

Leonora Epstein | February 5, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Skinny Jeans—For Less Than 10 Bucks!

Forever 21 has just released a pair of dark wash, one-percent stretch skinny jeans for $9.50. Yes, $9.50. (I’ve been known to spend more on lunch!) Got to say, they’ve…

Nina Carbone | October 13, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Crave: Zebra Stripe Skinny Jeans

Finally, some animal print pants to wear so you’ll fit in during all-night “Real Housewives Of New Jersey” viewing sessions. Sure, leopard print might be more New Jersey-erffic, but we…

Jessica Wakeman | August 19, 2009 - 6:00 pm

The War On Muffin Tops: The “Skinny Jeans Workout”

Unfastening that OMG-I-can’t-breathe top button is one way to fit into your skinny jeans. But for the truly trendy, Skinny Jeans Workout classes claim to obliterate the “muffin tops” (also…

Jessica Wakeman | August 10, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Rag & Bone Eliminates Need For “Fat Jeans” And “Skinny Jeans”

I own 14 pairs of jeans and can pretty much sort those pairs into two piles: the fat jeans and the skinny ones. Of course, I never actually get rid…

Leonora Epstein | July 29, 2009 - 5:50 pm

Fashion Industry Rallies To Make Men’s Skinny Jeans More Comfy

The war on men’s skinny jeans is, er, loosening, just not in the way you’d exactly hoped. Denim companies like Levi’s and True Religion have seen huge increases in the…

Leonora Epstein | July 7, 2009 - 2:10 pm

Warning: Tight Jeans Can Make Your Legs Go Numb

Skinny jeans are dangerous! For some wearers of especially tight jeans, nerve compression can occur in the thighs, producing a tingling or numbing sensation. This happened to Parmeeta Ghoman, a…

Leonora Epstein | May 22, 2009 - 12:45 pm

Style On The Street: Transitioning Into Fall

How long has it been since it was cool enough for you to wear pants? Far too long, in our opinion. This hat-wearing gal, with her tank and skinny jeans,…

Catherine Strawn | August 21, 2008 - 6:30 pm