We had a rip-roarin’ time at SnB on Tuesday night, thanks to my mother’s stack of knitting machine magazines from the mid 1980’s. The height of fashion. Who could forget those giant shoulder pads and dolman sleeves?
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Such color! Such style! Trust me, it’s good that this photo’s a bit blurry.
I’m definitely going to have to knit this for Christmas. Riiiiiight.
Ya gotta love the matching his-and-hers mesh shirts. Unfortunately, this photo isn’t quite clear enough for you to see the man boobs in the original photo:
And look, you too can wear a basket! I definitely need to put on those sunglasses when I look through these magazines.
This one was totally our favorite. It says “Fit for Royalty”. Would that be pseudo-Aztec-WASP royalty? And look – someone who isn’t afraid to show her face alongside these great fashions. Only because she didn’t have to wear them like the rest of us. OK, none of us wore stuff quite like these patterns. Really.