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Letterman Jackets

80's Tops May 02, 2022

When you take a look back at the 1980s, you’ll notice that some trends were wildly popular and some that might otherwise be forgotten. One of the bigger 80s fashion trends for younger folk attending high school or college was the “Letterman Jacket”. Letterman jackets were basically jackets that had your school’s name or initials on them, and they were…

Tartan Plaid

80's Tops Feb 10, 2022

During the 1980s Tartan Cloth (better known as plaid) was a popular fashion trend throughout pop culture. These days we normally associate plaid clothing with stereotypes like lumberjacks, however during the 1980s it was a very popular fashion and almost everyone owned at least one plaid piece of clothing of some sort. Tartan is an ancient Scottish pattern that has…

Polka Dot Clothing

80's Tops Jan 03, 2022

Polka dot clothing was such a popular fashion trend in the 1980s due to the polka dots’ association to childhood, cuteness, innocence and playfulness. This era saw a shift away from the baby-doll dresses of the 1960s towards something more childlike yet sophisticated which was reflected in many trends such as toy jewelry and oversized sunglasses. Though Polka dot pants…

Lacoste Shirts

80's Tops Mar 28, 2015 No Comments

For some people, the 1980s was all about punk and rebelliousness. But the decade was also marked by the reign of anti-labor leaders Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher, when nighttime soap operas such as Dallas and Falcon Crest ruled the TV airwaves along with semi-documentary shows like Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous. Now this was the world in which…