Article text size A. Indeed, for many, the perfect pant is something of a fashion Holy Grail. Though label founder Coco Chanel legitimized yachting pants for women early last century, this season's pants look radical after several seasons of flirty dresses. They want pants because they are versatile and they are easy to get around in. Misura, Caoc's Toronto-based fashion house, is known for producing a pant most women swear by.
The hip-hugging Bianca and the Gia cuts -- named after Mick's trendsetting bride and one of the fashion's big-name eighties-era models -- debuted last year.
Melissa Campe, merchandise planning associate in Holt Renfrew's lingerie department, suggests a roundup of thongs to achieve the season's smooth, pant-friendly look. Caoc's pants, while part of a harder aesthetic, are undeniably feminine, thanks to their fluid line. If you would like to write a letter to the editor, please forward it to letters globeandmail. All comments will be reviewed by one or more moderators before being posted to the site. To view your reading history, you must be logged in. The thong is said to be a piece of miracle cloth, as it doesn't slide -- ever. We aim to create a safe and valuable space for discussion and debate.