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It's no secret that we heart Kate Moss. Usually she can do no wrong, but when she recently stepped out wearing a dress that literally showed off all h
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It's no secret that we heart Kate Moss. Usually she can do no wrong, but when she recently stepped out wearing a dress that literally showed off all h
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It's no secret that we heart Kate Moss. Usually she can do no wrong, but when she recently stepped out wearing a dress that literally showed off all her assets, we were surprisingly put off. And it's not just Kate - lately we've noticed quite a few chicks on the street baring all in lingerie. We understand lingerie inspired looks. We love a pretty slip dress or camisole for night. But that's not what's going on. The look we've been seeing is to actually wear what could pass for pajamas - in public. Even Shopbop's encouraging us to go through the day in hot pants and a tank top! We understand they're comfy. But so are sweatpants, baggy t-shirts and yoga pants, and we aren't wearing those to work anytime soon. Plus the whole thing is a little bit of a fashion TMI. We're not sure we want the whole block knowing what we look like in our underwear. We're not saying the look doesn't have potential to be cute - See Jil Sander and Marc Spring '08 for inventive and sophisticated applications of sheer. But for the regular girl, with a regular life off the runway, is it really acceptable? How can there be at once a stigma against leaving the house in a sweat suit, but not against stepping outside in a see-through slip? Is it that outrageously comfortable clothes are acceptable if they maintain a degree of sexiness? Or is this the Juicy Couture sweat suit of 2008? -- HAYLEY PHELAN