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Stephanie Hayes, Katie Sanders, Kameel Stanley, & Keyonna Summers

With Jean Straps, wearing boots is smooth sailing

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November

You probably haven't heard the word stirrups since the 1980s or your last visit to the gynecologist. But they're back in the fashion lexicon.Jeanstraps

The other day, I got an e-mail about a new product called Jean Straps. They're removable stirrups that hold your jeans in place while you put boots on and "keep jeans taut, minimizing bunching," the e-mail reads. They're available here for $9.99 a pair.

At first glace, I scoffed. I mean, just look at the picture. Then there's the embarrassment of revealing the elastic bands when you take off your boots.

But then I remembered last week when I tried stuffing my skinny jeans into a pair of fall boots. I pulled. I tugged. And still, there remained a lump of bunched-up denim around my ankle.

Divas, what's the bigger fashion tragedy -- straps around your feet or lumpy jeans under your boots?

Deal Diva Dalia

(Photo courtesy of Jean Straps.)

[Last modified: Thursday, May 20, 2010 5:21pm]

    

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