Posts tagged "uniforms"

No, These Cyclers Aren’t Half Naked, But Their Uniforms Have Been Deemed ‘Unacceptable’

A Colombian women's cycling team uniform is causing quite a stir. As some point out, the garment's light-colored section appears to make the riders look partially nude. Photos of the uniformed Bogota Humana team riders at the women's Giro Toscana race in Italy this weekend have spread like wildfire across social media, where users were…
By: Huffington Post Weird News / September 17, 2014

Ralph Lauren Unveils The Uniforms He Designed For The U.S. Olympic Team

Today in Things That Aren't Cute: these uniforms Ralph Lauren designed for the U.S. Olympic Team. Blazers, berets, knee-length skirts — the company's statement says the outfits aim to "embody the spirit of American athleticism and sportsmanship," but I think they're more "Phillips Exeter Academy, sailing, affected accents from a place that doesn't exist, that…
By: Rachel Krause / July 10, 2012

Prabal Gurung Is Designing The New Sephora Staff Uniforms

We've always been a little jealz of Sephora employees, mostly because they get to spend their days surrounded by all the makeup, beauty products and skincare items a girl could ever want. And, for some reason, perhaps in homage to the King of Pop, they wear only one glove. For now anyway, as there's another…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 14, 2011

Mind Of Man: So Long As It’s Clean, Does It Matter What We Wear?

Let’s all agree that one thing that separates the sexes is the fact that women like to dress up in fancy clothes and look pretty and men also like it when women dress up in fancy clothes and look pretty. But men, however, do not like to dress up in fancy clothes and look pretty.
By: John DeVore / November 10, 2010

What Was Your Worst Work Uniform?

When I found out my friend Aileen once worked 8-hour days dressed as a Holiday Snoopy at the local outlet mall, I have to admit a part of me was a bit jealous. I've had some interesting jobs in my life -- the night in D.C. when I was hired to keep drunk men away…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 8, 2010

Designer Uniforms We Wouldn’t Mind Wearing To Work

While coming to work in a uniform certainly would make getting dressed in the morning easier, it might not make you look very cute. That is, unless your uniform was designed by someone you've actually heard of. Waitresses at Provocateur, a new club in New York City's Hotel Gansevoort, will wear micro-mini leather sheath dresse…
By: Catherine Strawn / January 20, 2010

Christian Lacroix’s Next Step—Uniforms?

Things are not looking good for French couturier Christian Lacroix, whose fashion house has failed to find a buyer to rescue it from bankruptcy. At least the designer is doing some extra work to keep his head afloat, scoring a gig to design uniforms for French railway employees. Lacroix has put them in purple…
By: Leonora Epstein / December 16, 2009

British Airways’ Fancy Flight Attendant Uniforms

Sexy cop, sexy nurse, sexy school teacher. They’re all very sexy, but nothing tops a good, old-fashioned flight attendant's outfit! Even ladies melt at the thought of a '60s pillbox hat and matching suit -- so glamorous, like a sky-high Jackie O! Well, just like her classic pearls, stewardess uniforms never go out of style.
By: Simcha / May 22, 2008