Tag: clothing

Clothing, Dress and Textiles

Check out YNA blogs and articles about clothing, fashion and also how they relate to nudism or naturism.

Below you can read our articles and blogs about nudism and clothing:

Project Runway All Stars Naturist Episode: Where Naturism, Body Image and Fashion Intersect

| March 14, 2016 | 10 Comments

The Story Behind the Naturist Episode of Project Runway All Stars One would think that naturism and fashion generally don’t mix but… Of all the production company and TV network pitches we’ve gotten over the years (and there have been a ton of them), the invitation to be part of a fashion reality TV show …
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Naked News Alert: Project Runway All Starts: The Nudist / Birthday Suit Episode

| March 8, 2016 | 8 Comments

Nudist Episode Airs This Thursday on Project Runway All Stars In June of last year, YNA was asked to participate in a reality show that would seem like the antithesis of what we’re about. It was a fashion competition show called Project Runway All Stars! The show’s producers asked for 10 naturists to be part …
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Our Naked Bodies: The Humanist Experience Podcast

| December 2, 2015 | 3 Comments

Naturism & Body Image on The Humanist Experience Podcast Ep 4: “Our Naked Bodies” I recently contributed to a new podcast called The Humanist Experience hosted by Seráh Blain and Evan Clark. They describe the show as a: “series where we seek out radical experiences that educate our emotions and expand our world.” They define …
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NYC Nudists Casting Call: Nudists Wanted For Celebrity Reality TV Fashion Show June 8 – 9

| June 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Nudists Casting Call For A Fashion TV Show in NYC Nudists Casting Call – We know it sounds like an unreal gig…What do nudists have to do with fashion? But as we discussed in the common myths about nudism, most nudists DO have to wear clothes sometimes! And many even enjoy dressing up or love …
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Why Nude Bathing Is Better Than Bathing Suits

| April 22, 2015 | 9 Comments

Why Society Is Better Off Swimming Nude Without Bathing Suits I’m not one of those nudies that feels compelled to be naked 24 / 7, and I would say that many nudists can’t be and don’t care to be naked everywhere, all the time. (I’ve mentioned this before in the common myths about nudism.) I’m quite …
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The Undress – A New Modesty Contraption Ensures You’ll Never Be Naked in Public

| November 3, 2014 | 8 Comments

New Mobile Changing Room, The Undress, Highlights Female Modesty Problems A new product funded on Kickstarter aims to help women avoid being naked in public. It’s called “The Undress” and it’s an actual dress that functions as a “mobile changing room.” It’s primarily advertised as a great solution for active women looking to change out …
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The State of Nonsexual Social Nudity – A Nudist Rant!

| November 15, 2013 | 9 Comments

A Rant About the State of Nonsexual Social Nudity, Body Shame & American Society What is the sate of Nonsexual Social Nudity in America Today? The State of Nonsexual Social Nudity – Lately, I’ve been perusing the World Wide Web. I wanted to get a feel as to how society in general feels towards non-sexual nudity and the …
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Almost Naked Women and Anti Social Nudists

| August 29, 2013 | 11 Comments

Almost Naked Women Are Everywhere – Why Not In Nudism? By: Erik Jacobsen Almost Naked Women On The Streets Of NY – Why Not Just Become A Nudist? Almost Naked Women – It’s a hot week in New York as the summer winds down, and while these temperatures are not unusual for the region, they …
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Bikini Photos Get Teacher Olivia Sprauer Fired!

| May 21, 2013 | 13 Comments

Teachers, Delete Your Nudist Pics – Even Bikini Photos Can Get You Fired Scandal Over Olivia Sprauer Bikini Photos: It seems like just about every week we hear at least one story in the news of a teacher (usually young and female) being fired and / or arrested for engaging in inappropriate behavior (usually sexual) …
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What is Inappropriate Nudist Clothing or Too Sexy For Nudists? (Wait, isn’t that an oxymoron?)

| April 5, 2013 | 29 Comments

Nudist Clothing and Lingerie – What Clothing is Inappropriate or too sexy for Nudists? The issue of Nudist Clothing or better yet – Nudists and Clothing! Nudist Clothing – Yes, I know this question sounds like an oxymoron. But I really got to thinking about it after the Bare Necessities nude cruise. This was an adults-only cruise, …
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Nudity, Colonization & the Textile Industry

How the Textile Industry Convinced Everyone That Nudity is Bad While most people don’t think about the historical political impact of the clothes they wear, textiles and the textile industry has in fact had a tremendous impact on societies around the globe, and still do today. It must be remembered that prior to the European …
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Naturism and the Global Textile Industry

The Socioeconomic Context of Naturism Guest Blog by: African American Naturist Naturism and The Textile Industry: One of the first things that global mercantile forces did to establish textile markets among the indigenous peoples of the regions and islands of the Arctic, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Americas, Australia, and Oceania Polynesian/Melanesian societies) and was to …
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Nude for Thought – A Collection Of Naked Thoughts

| October 27, 2012 | 2 Comments

Nude For Thought – By Melissa ( By: Melissa Dejanude ) Nude for Thought – Nudistory Over centuries, humans have battled with the freedom to wear or not to wear. Even though there are reasons backing up the importance of clothing in civilization, there are still some gaps in History where nudity was prohibited without …
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San Francisco Nudity Ban By Wiener

| October 6, 2012 | 20 Comments

Wiener Proposes San Francisco Nudity Ban San Francisco Nudity Ban – Did you know there is a U.S. city where you can legally walk around nude in public anytime you want? It’s called San Francisco. Of course, don’t imagine an American version of Cap D’Agde, but there has been a small known group of nudists …
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Why Do Naturist Women Wear Bras?

| July 24, 2012 | 14 Comments

Liberty Tackles the questions of Bra Necessity and Why Naturist Women Wear Bras Guest Blog by Liberty Braless Why Do Naturist Women Wear Bras By Liberty Bra-less: Naturist Women and Bras – “Why do naturist women wear bras?” is a question that has been around for a long time, women tending to have a love-hate …
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