Posts tagged "yoga pants"

Montana Republican Hopes To Outlaw Yoga Pants

Meet Montana State Rep. David "Doc" Moore (R-1860)! Last August, State Rep. David Moore saw a naked bike ride, and he clutched his pearls so hard they spilt out all over the floor, and then he tripped on one and died. Then, he came back to life and decided to make it his life's mission to…
By: Robyn Pennacchia / February 11, 2015

Let’s Stop Hating On This Woman For Finding Leggings “Lustful”

The go-to legging "controversy" has always been the "pants or not" debate, but these days, the focus seems to have shifted to the question of whether they're some kind of symbol of sexual deviance. The most recent weigh-in comes from a woman named Veronica Partridge, who shared a post on her personal blog earlier this month…
By: Claire Hannum / January 24, 2015

Christian Blogger Vows To Give Up Yoga Pants To “Honor God And Husband”

This woman is taking fashion sins a little more seriously than most. Christian blogger Veronica Partridge has been getting a lot of attention for a blog post earlier this month in which she vows to no longer wear leggings in public because of her religious beliefs. The decision -- which she writes weighed "heavy o…
By: Huffington Post Weird News / January 20, 2015

These Yoga Pants Are Specially Designed For Going Commando

Yoga pants just got even comfier -- now you can buy a pair with built-in underwear. Julie Sygiel of the Dear Kate lingerie line got so sick of worrying about panty lines, chafing and period mishaps that she created a line of yoga pants that allow women the "freedom to…
By: Claire Hannum / July 2, 2014

Leggings, Yoga Pants Banned From Middle School Because They Are “Too Distracting For Boys”

Haven Middle School in Evanston, Illinois, has banned female students from wearing leggings, shorts and yoga pants, allegedly because the clothes are "too distracting for boys." Sigh, and body policing and the "Are Leggings Pants?" debate continues. Some grown men can't handle yoga pants, either. Maybe President Obama should issue an executive order banning…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 20, 2014

The Soapbox: In Defense Of Wearing Thongs Under Your Lululemon Yoga Pants (If You Feel Like It)

I never thought I'd have to defend my choice to wear yoga pants. Or to wear expensive yoga pants. Or to wear thong underwear beneath my expensive yoga pants. But the day has arrived. I will and I shall. With all this hullabaloo about Lululemon recalling a bunch of their yoga pants because…
By: Ami Angelowicz / March 28, 2013

Lululemon Maybe Loses $20 Million On Extra Slutty Batch Of Too-Thin Yoga Pants

Oh noes! Bad news out of Yoga Pants Land! Lululemon, purveyors of unnecessarily expensive workout gear, has supposedly had to chuck an entire batch of their yoga pants, known mostly for giving men uncontrollable boners, because…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 19, 2013

The Soapbox: Women Wear Yoga Pants Because They Are Comfortable, Not Because They Apparently Give You A Boner

Poor Nathan Graziano. He has an obsession and is surrounded by temptation all the time. He can't stop thinking about women in yoga pants, especially now that us ladies are wearing them in places outside of yoga class. "Yoga pants have brought out my worst chauvinistic characteristics -- the characteristics I’d like deny exist inside…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 20, 2013