Top Ten Things that Spring to Mind Whenever Anyone Mentions the 80sBritgirl
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David Bowie springs to mind more, even American patriotism. - Swellow
Yes...The Joan Crawford-linebacker look. The only things that could have made the style more appealing were epaulettes, a bandolier and a swagger stick.
No doubt the fashion was bad, but almost all fashion is bad. We only realize how bad by looking backwards over 10 years or more. After 30 years, whatever was popular actually becomes a Halloween costume. Kind of like how what you are wearing right now will become a very funny-looking Halloween costume sometime in the near future.
I'm wearing a short floral summer dress at the moment. Excellent! I'll keep it for future Halloween's and save money! - Britgirl
They wor a lot of short floral print summer dresses during the 1950's and 1960's, and they have been mocked non stop since then, think "Pleasant Valley Sunday".V 1 Comment
Hungry like the chihuahua.
Business people everywhere. No matter where you go, you could see a woman with her hair down wearing a pastel skirt and dress shirt. - Swellow
1980s Motorola phones are known by slang as "bricks" today, and you can see why. - Swellow
Even the person without knowledge of the 80s could name those songs. - Swellow
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