Lululemon

Hello? Lululemon is Finally Answering Calls.

So at last Lululemon has decided to get into the conversation regarding the company’s very unflattering and unyogic behavior and I for one am glad to see it. Recently they participated in a panel discussion in New York during the Yoga Journal conference. In management’s own words, they have decided to “take control of the…

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What To Wear to a Yoga Conference, Part Two.

It’s September, which means I’m thinking about “What to wear to a yoga conference,” and that happened to be the most hated blog I ever wrote for the Elephant Journal. Last year after receiving personal threats (sadly, I am not making this stuff up), I went to Yoga Journal’s Colorado Conference for a book signing…

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Why I Don’t Hate Lululemon, By Michelle Marchildon.

It’s popular right now to pile on Lululemon Athletica, the successful sportswear manufacturer who uses bright little aphorisms, like “Just write a book,” to sell their clothes. Well, I did just write a book, in fact I’ve written two, and in neither case did my sports bra help in any way. However, Lululemon did help…

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The Last Word I Ever Want To Say On Lululemon

Dear Friends: This situation was really surprising to me. I did not in any way want to be the poster child for disenfranchised yogis, the old, the mothers, the un-sexy, and the over size 12. But it must have been my destiny! The whole thing was a stupid joke about my local Lululemon, where I…

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To Lulu, Or Not To Lulu: That is the Question

The Blog that ended with the resignation of the Lululemon CEO.  Seriously. http://www.elephantjournal.com/2012/01/lululemon-please-consider-older-ambassadors/. Once again, on my “To Be” list for 2012 is to be an Ambassador for Lululemon.  But even though I am a popular and skilled teacher in Denver, and have written a yoga book, and I’m super freaking hot, I am still…

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