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Throw away the thong! Granny panties are suddenly hip and trendy

Here's a trend that every woman can (quite literally) get behind. We used to think of so-called "granny panties" as something women detest.

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‘Granny panties’ aren’t just for Granny anymore

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‘Granny panties’ aren’t just for Granny anymore

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But now, many young women are “Saying No to Thongs,” as The New York Times wrote in 2015, and turning away from traditionally sexy, skimpy lingerie styles in favor of underpinnings with a bit more coverage. If you’re ready to embrace this underwear revolution and try on fuller-coverage bottoms, read on to discover a few of our favorite briefs and boy shorts, all available online now.

Hanro Touch Feeling Midi Briefs, $28, Matches Fashion

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Baserange Bells Pants in Black, $35, Need Supply Co.

Need Supply Co.

CharmLeaks Womens Panties Hipster 6-Pack, $14-$17, Amazon

Amazon

Cosabella Never Say Never Hipster Briefs, $34, Nordstrom

Nordstrom

Out from Under Veronica High-Waisted Undie, $20, Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters

Spanx Power Shorty, $36, Spring

Spring

Floreat Satin Bikini, $28, Anthropologie

Anthropologie

Calvin Klein Signature Bikini, $20, Bloomingdale’s

Bloomingdale's

Lace High-Waist Briefs, $15, H&M

H&M

Mix & Match Pippa Girly Scallop Lace Hipster Bikini Bottom, $13, Asos

Asos

Honeydew Intimates Lace Hipster, $20, Lord & Taylor

Lord & Taylor

Satin High Waisted Knickers, $22, Topshop

Topshop

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This story was first published on May 27, 2015.

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