The Duggar family has faced down just about every kind of scandal imaginable over the past few years, but we don’t think anyone could’ve predicted their latest controversy.
It all started back in March, when Jinger Duggar wore pants in a photo posted on her Instagram page.
If you’re only passingly familiar with Jinger’s family, you might be wondering what the big deal is.
The Duggars have strict rules about … well, about everything, really, but they’re particularly uncompromising when it comes to their dress code.
According to rules devised by parents Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar, women are to wear long skirts or dresses at all times, even when playing in sports or engaging in other physical activities.
So Jinger wearing shorts, pants, and above-the-knee skirts is more than just a fashion statement–it’s an act of rebellion.
Jim Bob and Michelle had no choice but to accept her decision, as once Duggar women are married off, it’s their husbands, not their parents who decide what they’re allowed to wear.
For months, it looked like Jinger would be alone in freeing her legs from their floor-length denim shackles, but now Jim Bob and Michelle’s worst fears seem to be coming true:
Yes, Jinger’s older sister Jill Duggar is now wearing pants, too.
Again, the decision to wear pants might not seem like an earth-shattering act of defiance.
In fact, putting on pants one leg at at time is such a commonplace activity that
But imagine engaging in that activity for the first time as a 26-year-old mother of two.
As The Ashley’s Reality Roundup points out, no one in the Duggar clan has been more devoted to the family’s code of conduct than Jill.
As the first of her sisters to marry and start a family, Jill seemed to believe it was her responsibility to set an …read more
Source:: The Hollywood Gossip