1940s men’s clothing is classic with its single and double-breasted 1940s men’s suits, wide jacket lapels, and wide-leg trousers. The pinstripe suit in navy or grey was the most iconic of the 1940s and notorious with gangsters. Inner-city youth wore zoot suits. Every man wore a felt Fedora or straw hat and a snazzy pair of two-tone shoes. Read about 1940s men’s fashion history here or scroll down for key articles.
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