Better than the 1960s
Posted by Jessamyn on October 16, 1997 at 22:28:31:
In response to Long sleeve fashions, written by Amala on October 16, 1997 at 12:27:46
] Can you imagine how uncomfortable it must have been to wear short sleeves all the time? No central heating, and English weather isn't noted for its tropical temps. Speaking as one who is chilly more often than not, I am very grateful for long sleeves...and sweaters.
Hey, at least they weren't wearing miniskirts. Actually, "short" sleeves could be down to the elbow, and they frequently wore various scarves and wraps. Also, there was an indoor overgarment called a "doilette" that was basically a lightweight, very fancy bathrobe!
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