I’ll keep this brief: Pants are out, and peekaboo lingerie are in.

Designers like Bottega Veneta, Coperni and Tom Ford despatched out versions in their skivvies for the duration of their spring 2023 exhibits, and with the likes of Christian Siriano and Prabal Gurung presenting equally pantsless models at New York Vogue Week this thirty day period, the trend’s demonstrating no symptoms of slowing.

A model on the runway at the Christian Siriano show
Christian Siriano was just one of numerous designers who showed versions of the thigh-baring craze on their fall 2023 runways during New York Trend 7 days.
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A lot of oft-papped stars have hopped on the trou-dropping bandwagon in recent months, way too — perhaps none far more boldly than Kylie Jenner, who attended the Loewe present in September sporting a pair of the luxurious label’s $490 tighty-whities with a tank prime and black opaque tights.

Kylie Jenner wearing a tank top, white briefs and tights
Kylie Jenner’s leggy appear at Loewe’s spring 2023 clearly show motivated me to drop trou, much too.

Intrigued by the elegance billionaire’s haute acquire on Hanes chic, I picked up some white briefs from MeUndies — decidedly fewer pricey than her designer pair at just $20 — and styled a very similar seem to take a look at-drive on the streets on NYC.

As I paraded all over the Upper West Facet in my panties and heels à la Kylie, I felt like I was residing my nightmare of leaving household with no my dresses on — and the simple fact that it was a chilly 35 levels outside the house didn’t aid. But astonishingly, passersby seemed to like the leg-baring appear.

A women wearing a tank top, white briefs and black tights walking through a crowd
A time-honored general public speaking suggestion indicates that nervous forms photograph the audience in their underwear, but I experienced a experience that certain assistance wouldn’t function this time.
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A woman wearing a tank top, white briefs and black tights hailing a taxi
Speak about a traffic-halting seem.
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“Somebody paid out you a great deal of income for this image,” a construction worker remarked as I posed for The Post’s photographer. “Damn!” a further hollered appreciatively as he drove by in his car.

“You appear excellent,” additional the owner of a neighborhood coffee cart when I asked him whether or not he’d be willing to go pantsless in community, he shrugged and replied, “Sure, if they compensated me for it.” (That can make two of us, pal.)

A woman going into a subway station wearing a white tank top, briefs and black tights
Time to frighten some folks on the subway.
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Two women talking outside a subway station
It is normally pleasurable to run into a pal though you’re wearing your underpants on the outdoors. (At least it was not an ex-boyfriend.)
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Just after an hour or so of strutting close to in my skivvies, I was feeling peckish. So impressed by Bella Hadid, who was not long ago snapped having pizza in her boxer briefs, I stopped to get a slice at just one of my favorite close by spots — and narrowly dodged a disastrous dribble of red sauce down the entrance of my all-white outfit. Potentially I should’ve packed a Tide pen.

A woman eating pizza in a tank top, underwear and tights
Numerous thanks to the sort individuals at Sforno for not laughing me out of the store.
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A women wearing a tank top, white briefs and black tights talking to a man at a coffee cart
Producing new pals!
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Help you save for the pervasive danger of stains and the 4-inch heels I’d paired with the glance, even so, my thigh-baring ensemble was actually very comfy. Swap my drawers and tank leading for a bodysuit or leotard, in reality, and I’d almost certainly mix right in with the ballerinas milling close to Lincoln Center in their dancer-off-duty apparel.

A women wearing a tank top, white briefs and black tights walking through a crowd
A relaxed stroll about Columbus Circle.
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A woman wearing a tank top, white briefs and black tights and looking to the side
Gazing toward my foreseeable future, which ideally involves pants.
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It also aided that, like Kylie, I layered a prolonged coat in excess of my tank top rated and tighty-whities, which not only included a great deal-necessary warmth but also blocked my booty from see. (Fun fact: When you get a wedgie when carrying your underwear as outerwear, everybody knows it.)

A woman wearing a white tank top and briefs with black tights and a camel coat
No trousers? No dilemma!
Tamara Beckwith

While I’m not guaranteed you will catch me rocking dazzling white briefs as bottoms again at any time soon, there are approaches to style this stripped-down trend for a night out that won’t make you appear like a Captain Underpants cosplayer.

Kendall Jenner wearing a navy sweater, black briefs and tights and carrying a bouquet
Kendall Jenner accessorized her pantsless Bottega Veneta seem with a bouquet of sunflowers.
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Camila Mendes wearing a black bra, briefs and leather jacket
Camila Mendes wore black briefs as bottoms all through New York Trend Week.
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Choose Kendall Jenner, who teamed a navy sweater with black briefs, tights and heels though out and about in LA in November. Or Camila Mendes, who appeared effortlessly neat in the entrance row at Coach’s New York Trend 7 days clearly show this month in a black bralette and superior-waisted briefs topped with an outsized leather aviator jacket.

When it will come to means to put on this craze, it would show up, the choices really are endless — or really should I say, bottomless.