Clothes of the Seventies, Terrycloth Shorts

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Description: these shorts (running short length) were made from a lightweight terrycloth (almost like a beach towel)they came in various solid colours, usually sporting white piping around the bottom seams and up the sides. paired with white knee socks with two stripes to match the shorts.
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Jerry - January 29, 2009 - Report this comment
Those things were awful. Like wrapping your bum in a towel LOL
Dean - January 01, 2011 - Report this comment
My sister had a pair of pastel pink ones in about 1976-78, somewhere in there. They were that popular late 70s gym short style with white band edging and clamshell sides. The terry cloth used for shorts was usually pretty thin and light, not as thick as the terry cloth shirts people wore.

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