Meggings Are Real, And You Can Buy Them Today

Conan O'Brien in jeggingsTelevision personality Conan O’Brien started the meggings trend in 2010.

Photo: Conan

When Business Insider reported the existence of “meggings”—tights, worn by men, as leggings—the primary reaction was disbelief.Meggings can’t possibly be a real thing, can they?

Intensive research, which consisted primarily of a search on Google Shopping, revealed that meggings are in fact real, and you can buy them today. The primary vendor is a site called The Stylish Fox, which carries several varieties of meggings from a European brand, Adrian, which manufactures them in Poland.

The Stylish Fox reported on Twitter in September that it had very small quantities in stock but would try to expand supply.

These things are harder to get than a white iPad Mini with LTE, people.

City Men's Tights

'May look more sheer than one would expect.'

Price: $11.30

Grating Argyle Men's Tights

Despite the possibly-too-accurate name, this model seems to be selling fast.

Price: $16.99

Hunter Men's Footless Tights

The definitive 'meggings,' with a 'male front panel.'

Price: $12.60

Moro Men's Tights

The Stylish Fox says: 'Super manly tights for men!' The camouflage pattern makes them less stretchy.

Price: $15.62 (10% off!)

Street Men's Pantyhose

The Stylish Fox says these pantyhose for men--'mantyhose, as some may call them'--were 'brought in by popular demand.

Price: $9.50

Now, the question: Can you wear your new meggings to a work shindig?

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