There was a time (long buried in my memory) about my worst fashion disaster. I was at a club dancing away and suddenly with one circle of the hips, there went the back of my pants. A clean rip went straight from the top of my thong to the bottom of my cheeks and I only realized what the breeze was from after the guy I was dancing with raised his eyebrows in shock pointing discreetly to his rear. Utterly mortified, but sighing in relief that I decided to bring an extra sweater with me, I wrapped it around my waist and dashed red faced from the place.
We've all had style incidents and sometimes there's not much we can do other than run. Rather than wind up looking like some very unfortunate cases we know of, leave the house prepared and you can either avoid or mend most fashion flubs with minimal effort. Our guide to Wardrobe Malfunctions is full of stylist secrets for keeping you looking great no matter what surprises come your way. You can also check out more fabulously embarrassing issues and solutions to your most common style slip-ups.