The Most WTF Fashion & Beauty Trends From the Past 5 Decades
You might think today’s hipsters have a monopoly on ridiculous fashion and grooming styles, but the truth is people have been making questionable choices for decades. Here’s a look at the most egregious trends of the past five decades.
Safety pin face jewelry
Outrageously large collars
Rather than burning yourself to a crisp, try sunscreen. Even if it’s a cloudy day, as much as 80% of the sun’s harmful UV rays can reach your skin. (1)
It’s not a great idea, but want to try it anyway? Here’s how to tight-roll your jeans:
- Grab the inner seam and pinch.
- Fold the fabric against your leg so it overlaps.
- Hold the overlapped fabric together and roll the jean up 2-3 times.
Flock of Seagulls hair
Giant, teased hair
Harsh, chunky highlights
Center-parted bowl cuts
Spikey, heavily gelled hair with frosted tips
Tribal/barbed wire tattoos
Americans with tattoos (2)
Ultra low-rise jeans
Huge flower pins
Icy eye makeup
Kate Gosselin hair
Overly fitted suits
Grizzly Adams beards
2016 Crocs Inc. revenue (3)
Grills (on white girls)