Men’s clothing got tighter and tighter. A large portion of the clothes from this era were made of polyester or a blend of cotton and polyester. Later in the decade, velour and terry cloth became a very popular choice of fabric for men’s shirts. The leisure suit, which was introduced around 1972, exploded in popularity after John Travolta’s smash hit “Saturday Night Fever.”  http://www.retrowaste.com/1970s/fashion-in-the-1970s/1970s-fashion-for-men-boys/

Men’s clothing got tighter and tighter. A large portion of the clothes from this era were made of polyester or a blend of cotton and polyester. Later in the decade, velour and terry cloth became a very popular choice of fabric for men’s shirts. The leisure suit, which was introduced around 1972, exploded in popularity after John Travolta’s smash hit “Saturday Night Fever.” http://www.retrowaste.com/1970s/fashion-in-the-1970s/1970s-fashion-for-men-boys/

July 1997

The Evolution of Men's Style: 1933-Now

The Evolution of Men's Style: 1933-Now  - Esquire.com

The Evolution of Men's Style: 1933-Now

The Evolution of Men's Style: 1933-Now - Esquire.com

big man disco clothes - vintage 70's velvet 3X mens shirt

big man disco clothes - vintage 70's velvet 3X mens shirt

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