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Have You Ever Had a Fashion Emergency?

Button popped off your top right at the chest, a little too much undie showing, heel popped off mid-stride, burst a seam...Don't be shy, share your story!


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Linny Linny 9 years
when i was little i was a flower girl in my aunt's wedding. I was playing around in the limo and i kneeled on the skirt of my dress and ripped it from the top right before the pictures. I was afraid i was going to get in trouble so I just held my flowers in front of me the whole time
PinkNC PinkNC 9 years
Not like this
freegracefrom freegracefrom 9 years
I was wearing an overly loved pair of Gap khakis to one of my classes in college. It was a fairly big class. The professor was calling out our names for us to come to the front to meet him. Something caught on my pants, I shifted... (I don't know, I can't remember what the cause was)... and the back of my pants ripped. The professor called my name and I knew there was no way I could go to the front of the class. So I just sort of stood up half-way and sheepishly waved him over to me. Thankfully he just gave me a weird look and didn't make too much of a big deal about it. The class was looking at me like 'Huh?' After the class was over, I admitted my problem to the professor and he laughed and laughed and laughed.... Getting off campus with a pair of ripped pants was fun too.
vlizkimv vlizkimv 9 years
I was setting up for a Halloween dance party standing on a chair hanging streamers. Never the less, I lost my balance and ripped my pants right at my crotch. Thank god the lights were dimmed.. I ran to the bathroom and hung my belt a little lower so that noone would notice... EMBARASSING.
AtatakaiSunshine AtatakaiSunshine 9 years
Well.. let's just say mini-golfing in a mini skirt isn't the best idea.
twiggychic3 twiggychic3 9 years
hahaha this poll's fun.i've had a couple but my most embarrassing one happened during my senior year in high school. it was a really nice spring day and i was talking to a couple of guys right before class and i was joking, telling them "i love wearing skirts on days like this! theres always such a nice breeze haha" and then a sophomore girl came up to me and said "hey, your skirts tucked into your spankies! and your ass is show...let me fix it!" the guys i was talking to wouldnt quit laughing.
rubialala rubialala 9 years
Yes I have.
smartypantssugar smartypantssugar 9 years
I was wearing my favorite red wrap dress and while I was walking home I discovered that, on one side, my purse had pulled the skirt all the way up to my hip, exposing my entire thigh and undies. No wonder everyone was looking at me - I just thought I looked good!
sugarbecky sugarbecky 9 years
I wore a pair of black pants to work; I went to the bathroom at lunchtime and looked down while using the bathroom, and realized I could see the floor straight through the pants-- there was a gaping hole down the butt seam!!! Needless to say I went right home and found some needle and thread!
krampalicious krampalicious 9 years
oh lord--i was wearing some very high platform wedges with a knee-length dress and as my bf and i were walking down some concrete steps, he said something to me and i turned my head to look at him, promptly tripping over my own feet, falling backwards with legs in the air, skirt flying over head exposing my lovely lower body shaper, and landing flat on my ass. it was wretched.
PreppyDot PreppyDot 9 years
I lost a bra strap while at work. Darn thing just broke - good thing I can sew and keep a needle and thread with me and safety pins for such an emergency. It was really bad.
cageyme cageyme 9 years
When I was in high school my favorite dress was this grey and white seersucker dress that buttoned up the back. One day it came unbuttoned all the way down except for one button at the top. I walked from one class all the way to my next class before someone told me. And that is why, to this day, I always wear a slip under skirts or dresses. Oh, and I never wore that dress again.
bhilb bhilb 9 years
I've had a few emergencies with pants: a zipper breaking mid-workday, a seam ripping, etc. But the worst fashion emergency I had was at my friend's wedding, in which I was a bridesmaid. I had spent several hundred dollars on the gorgeous bridesmaid dress, then another hundred dollars having it altered. When the big day came, I went to zip it up and the zipper broke! I had to stand there for an hour while the bride's aunt literally sewed me into the dress (holding up the start of the wedding, might I add). And then at the end of the night, when we were all a bit tipsy, I had to have someone cut me out of the dress. Fun stuff.
zc zc 9 years
more than once unfortunately, i've had a heel snap, my skirt split oh and see thru items that you never knew were until it was too late....
Le-Luxe Le-Luxe 9 years
Pumping gas at the gas station thinking' gee- my butt feels cold....' realzing that there is a huge rip in the butt of my pants....doh.
peachiepink peachiepink 9 years
i was an acolyte at my church and had to wear this blue choir robe over my regular church clothes. when i got back to the choir room to take it off, I realized my really cute pants had ripped on the front of my thigh. I had to find my parents to take me home to change, so I walked all over church with my hand covering a hole that got bigger with each step.
piraterie piraterie 9 years
When I was 14 or 15 I went to dinner at the house of some church friends of my cousin's family. I was playing soccer or something with some of the kiddies after the meal and this little boy grabbed onto my shirt. ALL of the buttons ripped off, and I flashed everyone there (including some cute boys). I was so humiliated. I also had some pants rip when I was onstage in college. I just kept my butt out of the audience's view and backed offstage as soon as I could. It was much more funny than embarassing, especially as someone else in the cast had also had their pants rip onstage that night.
julieulie julieulie 9 years
I once split the back open of my favorite seersucker pants... I am a chemist but I do drug animal studies, and I was in the process of pulling on my sterile jumpsuit to go into the animal facilities. I had one foot in and I lost my balance and tripped... and split my pants entirely open in the process! After I finished up I had to walk across half of NIH with my back to the wall (not allowed to wear the jumpsuits outside of the animal facilities) and then tried to fix my pants with staples and laboratory tape... no more seersucker in the lab for me!!
Lovely_1 Lovely_1 9 years
Haven't we all? Two years ago, while jumping on a trampoline in the rain, i decided to pull my first front flip and ripped the whole ass out of my pants. There were lots of people at the BBQ and I was totally embarrassed haha!
nyaradzom2001 nyaradzom2001 9 years
I didn't have one but my friend wore this hot pencil skirt downtown one Friday night. So me and her are dancing and she decides to pop, lock and drop it, she gets up and and the side seam had ripped leaving just a little bit of material together to svae her from total embarrassment. Luckily no one noticed but we had to go to the bar I work in to get a stapler, and we stood behind the bar while i stapled her skirt, good times.
Danigirl77 Danigirl77 9 years
Ha Ha .... I just purchased a pair of jeans.... then the girls I decided to hit our favorite club in DC up and I dropped it like it was hot.............and rrrrrriiiiipppppppppppp. Right up the middle of my booty with a thong on... SO my but cheeks were hanging out. Luckily a guy near by let us use his jacket to wrap around my waist. Ha Ha... glad I can laugh it off now. I took those jeans right back to the store..
paii paii 9 years
Retro-Bunny Retro-Bunny 9 years
A couple of weeks ago, I was waiting for a friend to get out of her first day of college, and I got up, and realized I sat in a HUGE wad of already chewed gum. Really disgusting, I had to go in the bathroom, and pick it off.
Schaianne Schaianne 9 years
I tucked my skirt into my hose and didn't notice it because I was in such a hurry. No, I wasn't drunk, I was in high school. =(
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