Sunday, February 18, 2007

more on latex leggings from Stylebubble

from a fashion blogger who tries them out after not being too keen on the idea.

09 September 2006

Delving into the Darkside

I have always taken a 'never say never' approach towards fashion only because it is such a fickle world and trends will come around and go around in peaks and troughs. Therefore, when in the 90's, PVC trousers was the height of cool in warehouse raves and I swore they were the ugliest, most disgusting things I had ever seen, I suppose that had to come around and bite me in the ass. When I saw these pictures of fashion sprog, Julia Restoin Roitfeld (daughter of Vogue Paris editor-in-chief, Carine) wearing latex/PVC leggings, I thought to myself 'Well...maybe just maybe....'
continues with more photos on her site here

and do read all the comments to her entry as they're pretty interesting and shows broader interest than i'd imagine there was. but then it is _london_ so they're kinkier over there.

guess i really shouldn't need much more convincing?



sick puppy said...

That latex gets on fashion it's a great thing for latex lovers, isn't it?

Anonymous said...

I have worn latex rubber for years and find it very comfy even when i was pregnant. I have recommended several pieces over the years to my gf's and without exception they have found it great as well.Leggings are only the start of it all but safe even for the scaredy cats.