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View Poll Results: What was the worst decade for fashion?
1920s 2 1.41%
1930s 2 1.41%
1940s 4 2.82%
1950s 5 3.52%
1960s 5 3.52%
1970s 46 32.39%
1980s 39 27.46%
1990s 15 10.56%
2000s 24 16.90%
Voters: 142. You may not vote on this poll

 
 
Old 06-12-2014, 04:18 AM
 
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
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"Worst fashion" brings to mind those big shoulder pads on women in those classic 30s & 40s movies. Why would women think wide, boxy shoulders look good on women?! The boxy shoulder look is bad enough on men's suits. Nobody's built like a box, so it looks weird.

I suppose it looks okay on Romulans to match the pointy ears, but not humans.

 
Old 06-12-2014, 04:30 AM
 
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
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As a kid in the 70s & 80s, I used to make fun of bell bottoms (some hippie friends & neighbors wore them. Yep, even in the 80s), but now I think they look good or interesting (especially on women) as long as they aren't overly wide.

I like some of the casual wear fashions of the 60s to 80s because they were different. I'm bored by sameness, especially the plain men's suits.
 
Old 06-12-2014, 08:55 AM
 
Location: San Antonio/Houston
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