7 Instances We Cheered On The Duggar Daughters For Ditching Their Outdated Traditions

Anybody even vaguely acquainted with this TV mega-family is aware of in regards to the well-known Duggar gown code. IBLP followers consider clothes ought to draw consideration to the face, reasonably than downward to elements of the physique which may encourage impure ideas. Ladies within the group put on lengthy clothes or skirts and shirts with modest necklines; even lengthy necklaces are thought-about “eye-traps.” Skinny denims, sleeveless tops, and any tight-fitting garments are forbidden for men and women alike.

As obedient daughters, the 5 oldest Duggar sisters saved to the gown code whereas residing of their household’s “Massive Home.” As soon as they reached maturity, nevertheless, they have been allowed to make their very own clothes decisions, and all opted to interrupt the no-pants rule. For Jinger Duggar Vuolo, the choice concerned a lot thought and Bible research, and her memoir “Changing into Free Certainly” particulars Jinger’s realization that “Modesty is not solely about what you put on. It is in regards to the place of your coronary heart,” (through Individuals). Now she sports activities denims, brief skirts, and different outfits that have been previously off-limits. 

Even eldest sister Jana Duggar, who nonetheless technically lives together with her dad and mom, has expanded her wardrobe to incorporate tank tops and shorts. The youngest Duggar sisters — Johannah, Jennifer, Jordyn, and Josie — are nonetheless teenagers and presumably nonetheless sure to the clothes guidelines. In household photographs and movies, they’re at all times seen in skirts. Whether or not they’ll comply with of their sisters’ footsteps in a couple of years has but to be decided.