Monthly Archives: January 2017

Thanks, American Apparel

So this is it. This is really it. No more speculation. American Apparel is really closing and its disco pant is going to go away along with it. I have seen at least 2 people on Twitter say that they … Continue reading

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The Isley Brothers in Spandex Disco Pants

As I was looking through the records at a thrift store today, I came across an LP by The Isley Brothers called “Go All The Way.” This record was significant because both the front and back covers featured several of … Continue reading

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Disco Pants Christmas?

I forgot to ask–did any of you receive disco pants for Christmas? Or did you give disco pants as a gift to someone? I didn’t receive any but I never really expect to. Only I know what size works for … Continue reading

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American Apparel To Close This Year

I had to preempt another post which I had ready to go today because of some disconcerting news. You may have heard by now that American Apparel has been sold for $88 million to a Canadian company. This means all … Continue reading

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It’s 2017 But Too Cold For Disco Pants

No surprise here–I did not wear disco pants that day I was considering it. It was just too ridiculously cold and still is. I know there will be more opportunities so no worries. As I mentioned before, when it’s this … Continue reading

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First Wearing of the Year?

Tomorrow (Thursday) was shaping up to be a great opportunity to wear disco pants for the first time in 2017. But there is one huge factor working against it: the freaking cold weather Yes, it’s only going to be in … Continue reading

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2016: The Year in Review

The bad news is that someone really screwed up my American Apparel order and instead of sending me caramel disco pants they sent me caramel disco shorts. Readers of this blog probably know that I am not a fan of … Continue reading

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