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The History of Fashion of the American Punk Tom Passarelli


Works Cited Van Dorston, A.S., A History of Punk. A.S. Van Dorston, 2010. Web. 22 Nov. 2010. <http://www.fastnbulbous.com/punk.htm> Thomas, Paulina Weston, 1970s Punk Fashion History Development. Paulina Weston Thomas, 2008. Web. 28 Nov. 2010. <http://www.fashion-era.com/punks_fashion_history1.htm> Westwood, Vivienne, 80s Punk Hairstyles and Clothes. 2009. Web. 27 Nov. 2010. <http://www.eightyeightynine.com/culture/80s-punk-hair.html> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Punk_fashion

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Outline The Development of Punk The 1970s The 1980s 1990s and 2000s Conclusion 3 3


Development of Punk • In the US – – – –

When and where? Ideologies Reasons for the subculture to appear Where the fashion comes from


The 1970s • The typical outfit for men – Leather Jacket – Tight jeans – Purposely ripped clothes

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1970s cont. • What women wore – Fishnet stockings – Spiked jewelry – Razor earrings

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1970s cont. • Why the style developed the way it did – Major music influences • The Ramones (US) • Sex Pistols (UK)

– Cultural reasons • Musical reform • Anti-materialism

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The 1980s • Many similarities to the 1970s • Some new pieces of fashion – The Mohawk – Screen printed shirts – Combat boots

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Inspiration for the 80s Punk • Musical inspiration – Black Flag – Minor Threat – Fear

• Hardcore Punk

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Punks of the 1990s and 2000s • Diversification of punk music – Alternative Rock – Indie – Pop Punk

• Fashion changed according to music style 8 10


Conclusion • Diversion from the mainstream • Throughout the years • Patterns of culture and music

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History of Punk Fashion