Featured Press


I Am Not A Chef But I Wear These Chef Pants Everyday Anyway.
Bon Appetit - May 2019 

Modern kitchen style: More comfortable, More inclusive.
New York Times - January 2019 

It Took One Aussies Frustration To Finally Create Chef Pants For Women
Broadsheet - September 2017

Finally, Chef Pants Designed for Women
Racked - August 2017 

How PolkaPants are making life sexier, easier and more dignified for female chefs
Girls Are Awesome - May 2017 

Cool for cooks: how chefs' whites are getting a makeover

The Financial Times - March 2017 

PolkaPants - Stylist Chef Trousers for Women 
Viva - May 2016 

Introducing the Most Stylish Chef's Pants Ever - Yes, There Is Such a Thing
Vogue - April 2016

Cocineras y estilosas: PolkaPants, pantalones de diseno para chefs para estar a la moda 
Directoal Paladar - April 2016 

Female chefs get chic with stylish kitchenwear made for women 
The Evening Standard - Feb 3 2016

5 Minutes with PolkaPants’ Maxine Thompson
The Curious Pear - Feb 22 2016

The Chef Turned Fashion Designer Who’s Making Waves
Khoollect - Feb 2016

Finally! Flattering Chef’s Pants For Women
Food Republic - Feb 2016 

The power of PolkaPants
A Life in a Season - Feb 26 2016


The Guardian Weekend  - Feb 2016
The Telegraph  - Feb 2016
Observer Food Monthly magazine
- Feb 2016
Root & Bone - Issue 9 2016 
Grazia magazine - March 7 2016
Restaurant Magazine - March 2016


Whats Cooking Podcast: Episode #41: Maxine Thompson of PolkaPants 

Radio Cherry Bombe: Episode #142 Who Wears The Pants? 

Keep it Quirky by Katie Quinn: Episode #4 with Maxine Thompson 
Women in Food: Maxine Thompson


GentleWoman Magazine: The Reader: Maxine Thompson
A studio of our own: Pass it On with Maxine Thompson