“It all started with a pair of pantyhose, some scissors and a bright idea.”
SPANX founder Sara Blakely was getting ready for a party when she realized she didn’t have the right undergarment to provide a smooth look under white pants. Armed with scissors and sheer genius, she cut the feet off her control top pantyhose and the SPANX revolution began! With a focus on solving wardrobe woes, the SPANX brand has grown to offer bras, underwear, leggings, active and more. SPANX has secured its place in women's hearts and in pop-culture with daily mentions everywhere from CNN to SNL.
In March of 2012, Founder Sara was named the world's youngest, self-made female billionaire by Forbes Magazine and one of TIME's 100 Most Influential People. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA and opening retail shops across the United States, SPANX can now be found worldwide in more than 50 countries. In addition to keeping butts covered from Savannah to Singapore, SPANX also shapes the world by focusing on our mission: To help women feel great about themselves and their potential.
I don’t think I can live without all these SPANX styles anymore! I’m hooked!— Amanda, West Simsbury, CT
I took a before and after photo in my dress. And wow, this SPANX bodysuit really makes a difference!— Sarah, Los Angeles, CA
VPL’s are a no-no, so I had to come get some new SPANX panties!— Kathleen, Ridgewood, NJ
I love that Sara invented a product for women and continues to help women each & every day. We need more people like her in the world today!— Girija, East Brunswick, NJ
Tight fitting dresses were never in my wardrobe – All these SPANX options are changing that!— Bridget, Ringwood, NJ
I had to redo my whole under garment wardrobe in all these SPANX products!— Carlyn, Dallas, TX