Black Fashion History with KW – THE ZOOT SUIT, 1940s

THE ZOOT SUIT One of my favorite looks is the Zoot Suit from the 1940s. They were fun, festive and full of character. I’m sure everyone remembers seeing the signature yellow suit making an appearance in The Mask with Jim Carrey in 1994. This mens style was originally associated with African-American musicians and their sub-culture. It also became popular among Chicanos and Italian Americans communities particularly … Continue reading Black Fashion History with KW – THE ZOOT SUIT, 1940s