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Blogger stops wearing leggings over 'lustful thoughts'

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Oregon - A Christian blogger from Central Oregon is causing a stir over a recent announcement on her blog. She says she's no longer wearing yoga pants, out of respect for her husband. 

In her blog, Veronica Partridge writes that wearing yoga pants or leggings in public makes other men want to look at her, and causes them to think lustful thoughts. Now, Partridge says she only wears the thin, tight pants under specific circumstances. 

On Veronicapartridge.com she writes, "The only time I feel (for myself) it is acceptable to wear them, is if I am in the comfort of my own home or if I am wearing a shirt long enough to cover my rear end. I also want to set the best example of how to dress for my daughter. I want her to know, her value is not in the way her body looks or how she dresses, but in the character and personality God has given her." 

In the blog post, she also says she's not trying to tell people what or what not to wear. She says her decision began after talking with her friends, and was later reinforced when her husband told her it was hard for men not to look at women wearing yoga pants.

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