Plunging necklines, cable knit pant suits and two-foot collars are just the tip of the iceberg.

If you were lucky enough to untangle yourself from the rainbow macramé that was the 1970s, then these photos of what was then considered “fashionable” will be a disco-dance down memory lane. If you are a post-’70s baby, looking at these images may cause some wincing and general discomfort. Please take the ensuing terrible 1970s menswear ads with the pill of knowledge that one of the most popular films of 1972 was actually a porno:

Terrible 1970s Menswear Ads Belted Sweaters
Weird 1970s Menswear Ads High Waisted
Weird 1970s Menswear Ads Leotards
Weird 1970s Menswear Ads Onesies
18 Terrible 1970s Menswear Ads That Prove The Decade Is Better Left Forgotten
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Erin Kelly
Erin Kelly
Erin Kelly is a freelance writer, artist and video editor that splits her time between the humid Midwest and the dusty corners of her mind.
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