Oversized Blazers

80's Tops Jul 13, 2022

The 1980s were an interesting time for fashion, particularly in the world of menswear. Out went men’s three-piece suits and high-top leather shoes, replaced by baggy jeans and oversized blazers that looked like they belonged on an NFL linebacker, not on Wall Street. Interestingly enough it wasn’t men that really popularized oversized blazers in the 1980s, it was actually women…

Bangle Bracelets

80's Accessories Jun 30, 2022

The 80s gave us quite a few memorable fashion trends, but none are more iconic than the bangle. Also known as “chunky bracelets,” these accessories can be spotted in nearly every vintage fashion catalogue, family photo, and even 80s reboots. So why were “bangle bracelets” such a popular 1980s fashion? Let’s explore the history and phenomenon behind this beloved pop…

Umbro Shorts

80's Pants Jun 30, 2022

Umbro shorts were a very popular fashion trend throughout the late 1980s and into the 1990s. Up until the mid-1980s, they were virtually unknown throughout the United States, simply because they could not be purchased at local department stores. However right around that time is when they exploded in popularity, and Umbro Shorts quickly became a staple of any athlete’s…