Short skirts and Go-Go Boots!

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My mom has all these old Life Magazines she inherited from her mom, who used to own a Tuxedo Rental Store in Sacramento. I can’t stop paging through…

“Many wary merchants believe that the new length, which is one and a half inches above the knee, is too drastic for anyone to wear but the young — and only the pretty-kneed young at that. Some designers feel, as Dior did, that all knees are ugly.” –Life Magazine 1964



Chenille Polka Dot Ball Gown on sale at I Magnin’s (in 1964)


















Knit Slack Suit on sale at Orbach’s (in 1964)