The Perfect Fit For Every Body? Shame On You, NIKE!!

By Laura Moncur @ 8:00 am — Filed under:

I was at Dillards the other day and I saw this display.

Shame on Nike at Dillards from Starling Fitness

I needed some workout clothes, so I wandered over there to see what they had. Unfortunately, the “Large” size that they had couldn’t have been bigger than a size 12. Shame on you, Nike!

The Perfect Fit For Every Body? Shame On You Nike! from Starling Fitness

I have had this problem with them before and talked about it here:

Can you believe this is the XL?Back then, I said:

The fact that they don’t carry a size for me when I’m fifty pounds lighter, just tells me that they aren’t an athletic clothing company. They’re a fashion clothing company just like Kenneth Cole. They don’t want “fatties” like me wearing their clothes and giving them a bad name.

I wrote that entry in 2006. It’s SEVEN years later and they are STILL making the same mistakes. I was going to write an entry about the new Nike App called Nike+ Move that would turn your iPhone 5S into a device that monitors your every move like a FitBit, ActiveLink or Fuelband, but I don’t even want to give them a link now.

In the end, we left Dillards and went to Forever 21. They had plenty of exercise clothes to fit me.


One Response to “The Perfect Fit For Every Body? Shame On You, NIKE!!”

  1. Pam Says:

    I found the same thing at Kohl’s – a whole section of workout clothes, nothing in my size. I complained – I told the manager they need to stock ‘big girl’ sizes – we big girls are the ones who need to work out!

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