Fashion and zoot suits with its fascinating style are not your ordinary stylish outfits. They are a remarkable ensemble with its huge and fantastic jacket stretching down to mid thigh which is much wider and broader at the shoulders, baggy pants trim cut by the waist that went below the chest and sweeping it down the ankles.
The suit style is not the only thing that fascinates onlookers but the accessories added to the whole ensemble as well such as the felt hat which is 10 to 16-inch wide with colored hat band, a zoot chain, belt and tie, suspenders and some extra jewelry such as watches, necklaces and cufflinks.
Zoot suits are classic suits as well since they have been worn since the 1930’s wherein they were hugely popular with the fashionable radical youth until the 1950’s. They are not just stylish suit style but represent the social and political clash of the time when Mexican-American young immigrants called “Pachucos” with power stripped off from their culture, identity and education are forced to join the North American culture. The amenable zoot suiters are actually social delinquents where they display disrespect and rudeness to the authorities and carries on sporting oversize suits in club parties and social gatherings. The uprising has ended but the style provokes the appeal of the extraordinary zoot suits rebellion carrying on till this day.
Nowadays, zoot suits are your standard fashion suit worn mostly by Hip Hop and RnB artists as well as several Hollywood A-listers. Although they are not commonly available at your local suit store, you can easily and conveniently find an amazing collection of these here at SuitAuthority. We offer fabulous zoot suits available in various size and shades so explore our site now and show off your individuality!