Jason Wu Tugs at My Heartstrings, Shows Lady Bowners

Leandra Medine | February 11, 2011

I understand you may become thoroughly sick of reading my rants about lady bowners but nothing excites me more than the prospect of watching next fall follow an aesthetic I am so keen on and as is happens, lady bowners were all the rage on Jason Wu’s runway.

As evidenced by the above photos, androgyny chic infused with a proportionate size of femininity is following us deep into the trenches of next fall and that means one thing and one thing only: loads o’fashion buddies, very few to have sex with. And as though my heart weren’t undergoing severe palpitations as it were gazing longingly at the neck pieces adorning the above, well, necks…
By golly a towel made entirely of feathers! With polka dot legs peeking out!
Fall stats as of February 11: Jason Wu, 1. Birth control, 0.
  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00959290204095275687 Diana

    I finally JUST understood what you meant by "birth control" glasses (and now, all fab things of birth controlling nature). I think Jason Wu's collection just gave me a lady bowner myself~ totally in love with this androgynous look!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00318383433523384334 Higgenbottom

    a big HUZZAH for bow ties! they're quite the cherry on top. as for the last pic, i'm fond of anything that would make a cat go crazy

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00712467834476900874 jamee dyches.

    Do you consider your man-repeller looks to be woman-repeller looks for lesbians as well? Or are we assuming lesbians would follow in the fashion footsteps and love lady bowners? Hah.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/13552215994993062068 Mouthwash

    gad that dress is amazing!!

  • http://ambuji.com ambuji

    Women doing male androgony has been happening since times immemorial…so is men increasingly imbibing the female characteristics…a sort of "reverse androgyny"!! I love the two concepts and incorporated them on my blog.


  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/16859425344054563477 clotheshunger

    i have a lady boner for that feather dress and i must get polka dot tights in my life.


  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/10239424501972826047 Elettra

    The last dress is fantastic! 😀


  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/09188692728131585304 street number eight

    hahaha, or as my friends call the bows i always wear around my waist and of whose strings i inadvertently let hang down: bow-naires (the french bowners).

    I reviewed Wu's collection too, but was more drawn to the lace "nikabs" aka face veils (having lived in the mideast for many years). makes me want to pull out that burqa! review below-enjoy!


  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/12787210793854595110 chinadoll

    The red jacket with the red shirt and the red bag. Redness. Mmmm. xx

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/11190962132397821663 GIAA

    great post! Absolutely loved the pictures you've posted of Jason Wu's show, can't wait to see the whole collection!

    Keep having fun, keep us posted!



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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/17130458950779409870 A.E

    Bow ties, bow ties BOW TIES. They're taking over the world!!!! This can only be a good thing. Seeking one out for myself as I speak (write) NRING ON THE BOW TIES. That's what i always say…:)


  • http://northonharper.com Alexis

    Ummm… I love how anti-sexy this collection is- despite the sheer tops.

    And how can you ignore the victorian collars? Those are not getting anyone hot and bothered! I wrote about it myself: Being Wooed By Jason Wu

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14548517494434374923 jessica january

    yum yum yum. so elegant.

    january, x

  • http://alexentric.wordpress.com/ alexentric

    Loving the lady bowners, which I also noticed at Ruffian. Thought you might want to check it out.


  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/12067136814262845142 candyheartshome

    Mmm all buttoned up – this is a particularly great look if you're curvy and have boobs…

    'imustwork' I just checked out regretsy – hilarious.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/11739074518448056723 Marjorie Rose

    Androgyny lives on!

    And no on the towel dress..definite hell yes on the polka dot legs!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/16800146206736996533 Lucy

    jason wu is the absolute cutest and i am head over heels for the soft pink marabou dress and polka dot tights.



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