Categories
Loading
Welcome to Babble,
Settings
Sign Out

Get the Babble Newsletter!

Already have an account? .

Washing Intructions Say Laundry is a Woman's Job

Image credit: @Emmabarnett via Twitter

Ladies, think your man can handle washing a pair of cotton chinos?

Apparently Madhouse Fashion has their doubts.

MSN reports that when Emma Barnett tweeted this picture of the care instructions for her boyfriend’s new Madhouse Fashion pants, Twitter became abuzz over whether the label was humorous or sexist.

Hey, I’ve had issues with my husband doing laundry that have warranted my role as laundress, but that doesn’t mean I want a stupid care label telling me whose job is whose.

What’s next? A hammer with a sticker that says to give it to my man?

I know I’m going to have my feminist card revoked when I say this, but when I first saw the label I laughed. Out loud. Madhouse Fashion stated the label was meant to be a joke. While I initially took the label as such, the more I thought about it, the more irritated I became. The label is not only offensive to women, setting us back about five decades, but it’s offensive to men as well.

I’m pretty sure a man can handle washing a pair of chinos, among other traditionally “female” responsibilities.

What are your thoughts on these Madhouse Fashion’s care instructions?

Get your daily dose of Mommyfriend here where nothing is sacred.
Follow Mommyfriend on the Facebook and the Twitter too!

Get the latest updates from Kid Scoop Like us on Facebook!

More on Kid Scoop:

What Working Moms Want You to Know

10 Signs You’re Probably a Mombie

20 Things Only Moms Can Understand

FacebookTwitterGoogle+TumblrPinterest
Tagged as:

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, profile photo and other personal information you make public on Facebook (e.g., school, work, current city, age) will appear with your comment. Learn More.

FacebookTwitterGoogle+TumblrPinterest