Drainpipe Trousers : Fashion

Drainpipe Trousers : Fashion

Back in the 50's fashion and early 60's the beatles trousers were the thing to imitate. Every lad had a pair of drainpipe trousers. It all started back in England where the "Teddy boys" addopted it as part of there uniform. Drainpipe Trousers - Good Times from the 1960s The trousers were normally made of lightweight 100% ...

1964

1964 Nostalgic Year

1964 was a leap year that saw Martin Luther King, Jr receives the Nobel Peace Prize, James Bond released his third outing with Goldfinger along with all the merchandise and comedian Harry Hill was born in 1964. The Summer Olympics were held in Tokyo, Japan. Meanwhile Roald Dahl was busy writing Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in 1964 If you were ...

1963

1963 Year

A 1963 Holiday took place around the country by driving around in your Volkswagen camper van. The Beatles couldnt seem to do anything wrong as everything went to number one. You probably started your day off before school in 1963 with either Cocoa Puffs,Cocoa Krispies or  Capn' Crunch cereal Hergé's Adventures of Tintin first became an animated cartoon in 1963, and while the ...

1960

Year of 1960

You may of been driving around in a 1960 Humber Hawk Series II while lower budgets enjoyed the 1960 Austin Mini Seven rather than the  Aston Martin DB5. Most bored kids had hobbies that nearly always included stamp collecting or postcard collecting. You may of been into gardening. If so then the 1960s UK Ladybird Indoor Gardening Book was essential for any ...

Fleece Fashion for the 90’s

Fleece Fashion

Overnight it seemed shell suits went out and fleece were heavily in. Everything fleece was available, vests, jackets, pants, socks, toques. Worn by everyone from little kids to senior citizens to even your pets. No more coats and jackats, or thick wooly jumpers, life was going to change in the 90's for all age groups, although ...

Houseparty

Houseparty - 1970s Loose Women

Houseparty from Southern Television was the Loose women of the 1970's. The Houseparty door would go and ladies would pile into the coffee morning meet up with either a new crochet pattern or news on Albert's hernia or Aunt Phylis and her Artheritis. It must of got viewers as it ran for well over a decade. ...

Fashion in the 60s

Fashion in the 60s

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  R  S  T  W   // // From the Jackie Kennedy's proper A-line and pillbox hat to Beatlemania mop tops, from space age styles to hippies with long hair and love beads, fashions see the times a changin'. You said you wanted a revolution... A A-line dress adidas Afro Afrocentric Angel sleeves Apple caps Aqua Net Aqua Velva Avon B Baby doll dresses Ballerina flats Bandanas Baseball caps Baseball jersey shirts Bass Weejun penny loafers Beatlemania Beehive Bellbottoms Berets Bermuda shorts Bikini Birkenstocks Birthstone jewelry Bob ...

Fashion in the 70s

Fashion in the 70s

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W   // // Jeans get tighter, bikinis get smaller, tube socks get higher, afros gets bigger and colors get brighter. It's all about spreading the plumage for everyone to see. From leisure suits to Wallabees, fashions take on the decade of excessive behavior in a storm of polyester, iron-ons and platform shoes. A adidas Afro Afrocentric Angel sleeves Ankle bracelets Annie Hall androgyny Apple ...