Jul
15
2012

Ed Morrissey allows himself to see what cannot be unseen…

1970s fashion.

No, I’m not going to show you any of that, because, well, I don’t want any of those pictures on my website.  But I will link to James Lilek’s immortal Interior Desecrations: Hideous Homes from the Horrible ’70s, because if you think that the clothes back then were bad…

6 Comments

  • Aruges says:

    One of my favorites. Was 70’s fashion the result of designers smoking weed, or the result of desiners who didn’t smoke trying to design for people who did?

  • BigGator5 says:

    What is worse than 70’s fashion? 80’s fashion.

  • Brad S says:

    We who came of age in the first half of the ’90s have our share of fashion tragedies. Flannel and grunge, for example. And let’s not go back to 1993-94, when too many folks were dressed as though they were taking a motorcycle vacation to Sturgis, SD.

  • Aruges says:

    BG5: The 80’s had its sins, but nothing compares to the 70’s esthetic train wreck.

  • BigGator5 says:

    @Aruges: Don’t get me wrong, I agree that the 70s were an esthetic train wreck. I just think the 80’s were worse, an esthetic train wreck that happen to be carrying nuclear waste.

  • lourae says:

    Lileks’ post on The Gobbler, (70’s resort extraordinaire) is a freakin’ laugh riot. Must read.

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