Tag Archives: 1980s

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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New Disco Pants & Women’s Sneakers?

Today I have 2 new things to talk about. First, I am now the proud owner of a brand new pair of black Le Gambi spandex disco pants.  Or spandex disco jeans. Or shiny spandex jeans. Whichever name you prefer. … Continue reading

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Not-So-Good News

A couple of items of note that I would not consider to be good news. First, I tried on my white Jonden disco pants last night in order to do some photo shoots. As I have mentioned before they are … Continue reading

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Green & Burgundy Disco Pants

There is currently an ebay auction for 2 pairs of Bojeangles disco pants–one green, one burgundy. How I would love to add those 2 to my collection! Especially the green. It looks to be the shade of green I have … Continue reading

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Disco Pant Cutoffs?

Well now–I did not post at all for the month of April! How sad, as I would like to post at least once a month. But there’s been many things going on and most not good. Things may start looking … Continue reading

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A Little History of Jonden Disco Pants

In my never-ending pursuit of information regarding disco pants, I came across this regarding the Jonden brand of the vintage wear: Linda Leal founded Jonden in 1981. In the early years, the company was driven solely by Linda’s keen sense … Continue reading

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More Disco Pants on TV & Guys

Just tonight as I was watching “WKRP in Cincinnati” on television, the character Venus Flytrap (played by Tim Reid) appeared in an outfit that included spandex disco pants. The pants appeared to be gold-colored but I’m not completely sure. This … Continue reading

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