The actual amount of material covering us looks like it would barely fit on the hanger, but sure enough all the important bits are locked in place. The Yoga Pant Effect is a strange phenomenon that seems to happen whenever a woman dons a pair of skin-tight, stretchy, and sexy yoga pants. You probably still have a pair, in velour or terry cloth, with the name of a college or sports team emblazoned down the leg.
The next time you run out for groceries or a coffee, wear your yoga pants. They stretch soooo well. But the first step is to bring back sweatpants.