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I am not too sure about that. I recall the 70s style included plaid elephant pants and you would leave your shirt unbuttoned almost to your navel.

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I went on a school trip to Greece at this time and all the Greek men had thin "greasy" mustaches and gold chains around their necks.

I used to wear a safari shirt that toned down the colours but had epaulets and multiple pockets. I might wear one again if I go travelling. One forgets there is nothing handier than a pocket in a shirt.
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Men's shoes were something else. They were platform shoes.

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Toward the end of the 70s, I wore a shoe (unfortunately cannot find a picture) which was built backwards. The toe had a thick sole and the heel had a low heel. It actually was a comfortable shoe except it felt you were going uphill all the time.

Of course, by the time I went to university (78), I was into tweed jackets (or a black trenchcoat), skinny ties, blue jeans.

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The black trenchcoat was when I was doing a lot of brain dissections and having to wear university-supplied lab coats. It was similar to this. Just roll up the sleeves and you were ready to dig in.

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Another phase in Canada (which has never disappeared) is wearing flannel shirts:

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The only problem is that girlfriends like to steal them and wear them to bed.

So that was pretty much my wardrobe for the 70s and 80s.

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Wow🤩 I didn't know that much about 70's 80's men's fashion. Thanks to you, I can see what a crazy period it was 😄 I love seeing unique styles around👌 It's so boring to be the same. By the way, I think the most interesting thing was the reverse shoes🙃

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