Thursday, June 25, 2009

The Skinny on Skinny Jeans

Love them or hate them skinny jeans have long been popular in the world of music fashion.

Elvis offended many in the 1950s with pants that were shockingly tight for the time.

In the sixties bands like the Beatles and Rolling Stones wore slim hugging pants.

The Beatles

Rolling Stones

The Ramones and other punk bands wore them in the 1970s.

Vivienne Westwood designed clothes for the Sex Pistols and sold tight pants in her famous London shop, SEX.

Lots of popular 80s bands have flaunted them, like Guns N' Roses.

Looks like skinny jeans are alive and well:

The Strokes

The Kooks

Kings of Leon

Tegan and Sara

All American Rejects

Fall Out Boy
Green Day

Amy Winehouse

My Chemical Romance

I could go on all day. Even the Jonas Brothers wear skinny jeans.

Jonas Brothers

So what do you think- skinny jeans, hot or not?

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