[LMB] OT: Who else likes skirts

Ruchira Mathur wetair at gmail.com
Mon Apr 20 18:30:16 BST 2020


I'll just point out that we're not living in a century where people make
their own clothes. 🙄🙄🙄

On Mon, Apr 20, 2020, 12:56 PM Zan Lynx <zlynx at acm.org> wrote:

> On 4/20/2020 10:48 AM, Louann Miller wrote:
> > Zan, I'm sending that you have no firsthand experience with either (a)
> > shopping for women's jeans in an attempt to find some that aren't skin
> > tight or (b) trying to put something, even your hand, in the kinds of
> > pockets you get in women's clothing. (A) is impossible.  (B) is very
> nearly
> > so. You'll find that girl pockets are decorative rather than functional.
>
> Then if they really wanted pockets they could buy men's jeans and use a
> belt because yes I know about the hips being a different shape.
>
> My primary point wasn't the jeans it was that many women who know
> perfectly well how to make clothes don't bother to make pockets. So it
> obviously isn't a male designer problem.
>
>
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