Camel toe pantyhose in Vietnam (courtesy of the Man on The Lam)

February 25, 2012 under Weird

Correction!  Thanks to hosiery advocate’s note we now know that this kind of camel toe pantyhose is actually designed and pattented in United States by a female entrepreneur.  But hey, perhaps the market for it is only in Hanoi!

Update: I went to visit my friend who is from Vietnam and I was wearing nude pantyhose and my Cassadei shoes.  I asked her for slippers, but she offered me flip flops.  Turns out that this is what they do, regardless whether the sock or pantyhose are designed for flip flops or not.

You can see the original article here:   http://manonthelam.com/bizarre-sights-of-vietnam/

One of my friends from Germany told me that he saw this design on the market in Germany and even pantyhose that have sets of full toes (that I’d love to see!).

Eveline pantyhose by Fiore

As a response to Raymond, I’d like to mention that in fact this is very weird to me as well.  I probably wouldn’t couple flip flops and pantyhose at all.  However, I must say that I tried once camel-toe socks with Japanese flip flops for a Japanese photoshoot.  That felt very unusual between the toes, but it was a very interesting experience for me to wear it.
This is an example of pantyhose from Poland that to my knowledge is available on Vietnamese market as well.  This is probably the closest that I’ve seen to camel-toe pantyhose.  Also, I should mention that I have a young female Greek friend who is a newcomer to Canada and she wears this kind of pantyhose in the summer.  Perhaps such trends are spreading world-wide!  If anyone has an opinion about this or an experience to share with us, I’d be happy to hear it.

camel toe pantyhose

Camel Toe Pantyhose

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Pantyhose on a Motorbike in Vietnam

October 15, 2011 under Travel, Weird

Businesswoman on Motorbike Using Laptop

Just wanted to share with all of you something I’ve heard today about wearing pantyhose on a motorbike.  My friend told me that in Vietnam women wear pantyhose even in hot weather and go to work riding the bike in their fancy shoes, skirts, and so on.  Of course, that means that the quality of pantyhose must be much higher in order to resist such activities.

Someone suggested that maybe they wear opaque hosiery that is more durable while riding… no, it can be very hot in Vietnam, but women still wear sheer hosiery to work for professionalism.

I have a good Vietnamese friend who tells me all these things.  She is very educated and she loves to wear tights / pantyhose.  Turns out that Vietnam is very progressive in terms of their equality when it comes to education.  Both men and women study and build careers.

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Such women in pantyhose and office wear on a motorbike is common sight in Vietnam. Do you want to see more entertaining posts like this? The only funding for this blog is from some sponsors and from the hosiery shop.  Please have a look, you’ll be more than satisfied!  Please take some time to shop and sign up for our newsletter too.