Organic Underwear for Eco Men is, like, so Gay!

Via on Jan 10, 2009

With thanks for the tip to Pinko Mag (I was turned onto it, er, you know…by my Google Alert for “Alice Waters,” ..really I promise).

Update: Pinko Mag has just put together the best-yet best and worst organic underwear for men yet…this is an essential click for eco men everywhere (and the women, or men, who buy their undies for ‘em). Features American Apparel (my underwear of choice), others.

Organic Underwear for Men. At last.

Who wants chemical residue (you know that weird, stale new-tee shirt smell) and toxic dyes getting all cozy around your crotch, anyways? These organic undies might just be the ticket, gentlemen…though I’m not sure if they used conventional bleach to get ‘em so nice n’white. Ah, just read the fine print (find the typo, below), and glad to give ‘em two thumbs up, though of course we haven’t actually reviewed ‘em yet:

Introducing Red Dog Sportswear “Eco-Sport” boxer briefs, trunks, sport briefs and tee for eco-conscience men. Our products are made with SKAL certified organic cotton (exclusive of trim). They are extremely soft and comfortable because they are made from cotton that is grown without chemicals or pesticides. Low impact, eco-friendly dyes were used for product color. Feel the difference.

Bonus:

About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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9 Responses to “Organic Underwear for Eco Men is, like, so Gay!”

  1. This blog is so gay. Sweet.

  2. elephant journal admin says:

    Hung-Yeh Peisinger at 8:51pm January 10
    told you – you should start crocheting your own tidy whities

  3. pic #1, on the right:
    where did you find that pic of me?

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  7. Matt says:

    I actually own some of their boxer briefs and all I can say is "your balls" will thank you for it. Softest damn undies I've ever worn. I didn't think "organic" would make a difference… I was wrong.

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