So they’ve finally done it. See-through jeans are officially on the market, and you know you want them. I don’t know who, but there’s a pair of jeans for everybody out there. Cutting out holes in jeans isn’t actually such a great creative feat. It’s more of an incredibly bold marketing ploy carried on and evolved from ripped, punctured, shredded and completely destroyed jeans. Remember the ’80s movie, “So Fine” starring Ryan O’Neal? Jeans with thong-like cut-outs in the derriere become all the rage. Is this art imitating life imitating art? In this case, it’s not as ridiculous. It’s wearble for all those fashion daredevils who can stand a taste of the ’80s. Hey, if you got gams, show them off! These jeans do seem to conjure up memories of Demi Moore in her bicycle shorts Oscars gown for some reason. Ouch.
The War on Pants Continues: Siwy’s Peekaboo Jeans
Wednesday, September 2, 2009, by Izzy Grinspan
Pants: They just can’t catch a break these days. The latest skirmish in fashion’s battle with the forces of legwear brings us Siwy jeans that are basic skinny black denim in the back, but mesh in the front. Click to read the full article…
– Kathy Ng Hassan