The Original

$36

Our OGs are back and better than ever. These super-versatile, velvety wonders are completely opaque, so they can be layered under clothes or worn alone. Because pants are just a state of mind, you know?

*These give off supportive bike-short vibes & are a little more snug than our other styles.

Feels effortless, looks like shorts

Our most opaque option

Size
Color
Black
Length

Feels effortless, looks like shorts

Our most opaque option

Details

Shipping & Returns

Fabric & Care

They’re tagless (no itch here), have a knit-in cotton crotch and are machine-washable. Plus, they won’t sag or bag, and they stay put—no rolling down or riding up. Total freedom of movement: What a concept.

7 inch: Mid-thigh coverage, perfect for midi skirts & dresses, offers ample coverage for petites.

Free standard shipping on orders over $50 before tax.

Typically, you’ll receive your order about a week and a half after purchase. Lightning fast? No. But we guarantee your slip shorts will be worth the wait.
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Sitting on the fence? Here’s the deal with returns.
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89% nylon, 10% spandex, 1% cotton

Machine wash cold, tumble dry low. It’s almost too easy.

Details

They’re tagless (no itch here), have a knit-in cotton crotch and are machine-washable. Plus, they won’t sag or bag, and they stay put—no rolling down or riding up. Total freedom of movement: What a concept.

7 inch: Mid-thigh coverage, perfect for midi skirts & dresses, offers ample coverage for petites.

Shipping & Details

Free standard shipping on orders over $50 before tax.

Typically, you’ll receive your order about a week and a half after purchase. Lightning fast? No. But we guarantee your slip shorts will be worth the wait.
See Shipping Details

Sitting on the fence? Here’s the deal with returns.
See Our Return Policy

Fabric & Care

78% NILIT® Breeze nylon, 20% spandex, 2% cotton
Machine wash cold, tumble dry low. It’s almost too easy.

The Original

See Me in Your Size

See the Original modeled in the closest available size.

Bruna is 5'7.5" and wearing the Original in Size XS/S.

Bruna is 5'7.5" and wearing the Original in Size XS/S.

Khrystyana is 5'10" and wearing the Original in Size M/L.

Khrystyana is 5'10" and wearing the Original in Size M/L.

Veronica is 5'10" and wearing the Original in Size XL/2XL.

Illiana is 5'7.5" and wearing the Original in Size 3XL/4XL.

Illiana is 5'7.5" and wearing the Original in Size 3XL/4XL.

Find Your Length

The Original is available in 1 length — 7 inches.

7in

A Base Layer Worth Showing Off

So Comfy
Real-Deal Coverage
Wear Everywhere
Anti-Chafing
Est. 2014

The Original

Wear When You...

Do yoga in the park
Need a no-pinch alternative to athletic clothes
Are too lazy to put on real shorts
Want that Princess Diana sweatshirt-and-bike-shorts look (#RIP)

Khrystyana is 5'10" & wearing The Original in Size M/L

Veronica is 5'10" & wearing The Original in size XL/2XL

Marina is 5'9" wearing The Original in Size L/XL

The Original

Frequently Asked Questions

What makes the Original feel so good?

We know, right? It’s partly because of the clever construction, partly because of the first-rate fabric blend, and partly because it supports your body without feeling constricting.

What's a slip short?

We’re glad you asked. Think of them as a combination between an old-school slip and a bike short: They give you coverage under short or too-sheer outfits, smooth over underwear lines (the word “panties” weirds us out, too), and stop your inner thighs from trying to start a forest fire.

Are they shapewear?

Thigh Society shorts don’t compress you or suck you in like shapewear. Instead, they’re a lightweight, breathable, sweat-wicking essential you’ll reach for again and again.

What's the waistband like?

Flexible and stretchy, our waistband is made from the same fabric as the shorts, just double-folded and sewn-in. It stretches to your curves, never cuts into them. The waistband is like the Loch Ness Monster: you’ll doubt it really exists.

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Customer Reviews

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Morag Tebbutt
COMFORT AT LAST!

Am so pleased with The Original, I am ordering more. One wish? Natural colour would be great.

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deanna holman

hi .I now own probably about 8 or 10 pairs of thigh society . I absolutely love them . they are the most comfortable under garment I've ever owned

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Cat
No more sticking legs

Best product ever. Wish these had existed years ago. Has made dress/skirt wearing comfortable again. Will never go out again without them on.

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Hildi
So comfortable and great fit

Absolutely love these slip shorts ... wore the black ones as shorts (9” length) as well. Ordered one size-up from what I needed (more comfortable). Have tried other brands - but these are by far my favourites (no comparison).

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Pat
Good Fit

I ordered the 4X and they fit well. Heavier than I ordered before so good for Winter.