Lands’ End Announces New Science Tees For Girls in Response to Montclair Mom’s Letter

BY  |  Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 7:24pm  |  COMMENTS (4)

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When Lisa Ryder, a Montclair mom, wrote this letter to Lands’ End questioning why the company offered realistic and cool science-themed tees for boys, but not girls, the letter went viral. Many parents agreed and voiced their feelings on the company’s Facebook page.

Yesterday, Lands’ End responded with this message:

You asked, we listened — take a look at our brand-new girls’ science tees (see above). Our first two tees are live on the site — pre-order now to reserve her size (due to the quick turnaround, the shirts will ship in August).

Based on your response to the tees, we will continue to add new styles moving forward.

We say kudos to Lisa for taking a stance and to Land’s End for listening to its customers!


  1. POSTED BY ali9ia  |  July 31, 2014 @ 11:10 pm

    Awesome!! I love this shirt!

  2. POSTED BY Tim Lynch  |  August 01, 2014 @ 11:18 am

    Excellent news!

  3. POSTED BY Annette Batson  |  August 01, 2014 @ 11:18 am

    wow, Lisa Ryder, you rock! thanks for taking the time to do this! thanks Georgette for publishing. good move Land’s End!

  4. POSTED BY Kristin  |  August 01, 2014 @ 11:27 am

    I like that shirt. Especially since it apparently still counts Pluto as a planet. +1 for Pluto!

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