The Dandy Suit that America Banned and Caused a Riot | Messy Nessy Chic

Edward James Olmos: Before ‘Battle Star Galactica’ and ‘Blade Runner’ there was the 1981 ‘Zoot Suit’

“You know the zoot suit. It’s the suit that bad guys are usually wearing in comical mid-century gangster movies, but there’s much more to this story than a stereotype. In the 1940s […]”

Source: The Dandy Suit that America Banned and Caused a Riot | Messy Nessy Chic

A very politically correct history of the “Zoot”. Nice look if you have the attitude to pull it off, Olmos is perfect.

 

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