Tag Archives: 1980s

Spandex Disco Pants on Miami Vice (1986)

Thanks to another reader of this blog who shared additional instances of spandex disco pants being seen in various tv shows and movies. This post will be about the February 14, 1986 episode from the second season of Miami Vice. … Continue reading

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New Jonden Disco Pants & Old Canvas Sneakers

I am eating cookies, but as someone who loves to wear spandex disco jeans I really shouldn’t be. But it is Christmastime and they’re Christmas cookies. Shoot, even if it weren’t Christmas and they weren’t Christmas cookies I’d still be … Continue reading

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Christmas, Boots, Ebay & Disco Pants

I finished November 2018 with a meager 3 wearings for the month. I thought I would get more but the month turned very cold early on and I’m more sensitive to temperature extremes now than I used to be. Fifties … Continue reading

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Spandex Disco Pants in “The Rosebud Beach Hotel” (1984)

I mentioned in the my last post that I took two pairs of the white Chinese disco pants to get altered when I picked up the charcoal AA pants. I’m pretty excited about those because they are bright white unlike … Continue reading

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Spandex Disco Pants/Jeans On Television

Here is a partial list of television shows where spandex disco jeans can be found. We all know there is more and I will update this accordingly. For the time being I am just focusing on television shows. This list … Continue reading

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Farrah Fawcett’s Disco Pants In “Small Sacrifices”

I recently learned of a movie from 1989 called “Small Sacrifices” which stars Farrah Fawcett. The significance of this film? Spandex disco jeans, of course! Farrah plays a character that kills one of her children and shoots the others. At … Continue reading

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Dorit Stevens in Spandex Disco Pants

One of my later-in-life memories of someone wearing shiny spandex jeans on television came when I was in my teens or so. At that point such pants were dead and long out of fashion. But they were still firmly planted … Continue reading

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