The ghosts of back-to-school seasons past: 1985

1985 1986 1988 1995

1985 brought us twills for boys, the “Madonna look” for girls (We’re not sure what today’s equivalent is, but we’re pretty sure it has something to do with Lady Gaga), and back-to-school specials fromMarshall Field’s! A moment of silence…Also, what must have been the world’s shortest-lived fashion trend: “bright whistle necklaces.” A offense to ALL the senses!


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