An Accidental Purchase of Mom Jeans

5 years ago

I've been trying to find a new pair of jeans for awhile now. It's been frustrating, time-sucking and rather expensive. I am glad I read this post by Carrie Elle, however, as I was almost tempted this past weekend to pick up a pair of jeans at our local big-box membership store. Apparently they house the infamous Mom Jeans! Buyer beware!

But first, have a laugh with Carrie as she shares her Mom Jean experience.

I did a bad, bad thing.

I wore mom jeans. All day long. With little to no shame (depending on where I was).

It was unintentional. I didn’t know they were mom jeans when I bought them. I mean, I technically should have know that $13 Gloria Vanderbilt jeans from Costco probably weren’t going to be the hippest of denim, but they had me at $13.

Credit: John Shortland.

Make sure you keep on reading to see how she felt all day in her Mom Jeans.

 

Family/Moms & Events Section Editor Jenna Hatfield (@FireMom) blogs at Stop, Drop and Blog and The Chronicles of Munchkin Land.

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