Fabric makes a difference

Do you have a favorite pair of tights? Do you have many of the same brand/style in different colors? Have you tried that same pair lounging at home, but aren't impressed? You are not alone. When it comes to tights, there isn't one pair that is perfect all of the time. One pair may be perfect for your workout but uncomfortable at home.  Fabric content changes everything. In this blog post I…

10 Steps for Men to Wear Tights as Fashion - Conquering Your Demons

I want to wear tights in public but I'm scared. This article lists the 10 steps you can take to incorporate tights into your personal fashion and conquer the demons that are stopping you.  We all have an angel on one shoulder and a demon on the other telling you what to do and what not to do. I think it is that little devil that is telling you that there is something wrong with your tights.…

Why do men dress like Nuns?

I have a penis and testicles.There, I've said it.  I've come clean.  As ridiculous as that sounds, it needed to be said.  When it comes to men wearing tights or compression shorts the standard of modesty has been to hide your package using a long shirt or baggy shorts.  People don't want to see that bulge in your pants.  At the same time clothing that enhances or present w…

Sportswear and Underwear Don't Mix

Prepare your self for some science!  Yay!  Only two topics though; Wicking and Chafing, then I'll make my point. Wicking, aka Capillary Action, is the ability of a liquid to flow in narrow spaces without the assistance of, and in opposition to, external forces like gravity. (Thanks Wikipedia). In the context of this blog, 'wicking' is the fabric's ability to move water f…

Fashion Double Standard - Jeffrey Scott is Born

I'll try anything once. If I like it, I will keep doing it without concern for what others think. That has led to my love of a wide array of activities: Bicycling, sewing, yoga, skiing, knitting and motorcycling are some of my favorite hobbies. As you may have guessed, this “try anything once” mantra has expressed itself into the clothing I wear.While shopping for running gear in a local big-box s…