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It's Time To Rebrand The Camel Toe Once And For All

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The male equivalent, the illustrious "moose-knuckle," is seen more as a #humblebrag about the size of the wearer's junk.

Yet the camel toe is seen as a sign of promiscuity, indecency or obesity.

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The stigma around this sartorial blunder assumes that a camel toe happens because clothes are too tight. Which is slut-shaming, fat-shaming and downright inaccurate.

In reality, many things can contribute to the occurrence of camel toes.

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These include (but are not limited to): personal grooming habits, style of undergarments, posture, design, fit and material of clothing.

The problem is often in the engineering.

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It's actually cheaper to make pants that fit poorly. Some even blame the failures of fast fashion for the increase in camel toe appearance, as the pattern-making becomes increasingly outsourced and generic.