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Men's Fashion Clothing from the 50s

Two examples From Each Of Our 1950s Fashion clothing Pages
Below is a selection which includes two examples from each year of men's fashion from each of our 1950 to 1959 years. There are 2 items of clothing shown for each year. As you go down the page you can see the styles change during the decade.
Two examples From Our 1950 Clothes Fashion Clothing Page which includes 20 other examples
From 1950 Gaucho Style Shirt
Gaucho Style Shirt 1950 Price: $2.98 (2 for $5.85)
Description Flat knit cotton, double fleeced inside. Gaucho type neck, button closure. Dyed crew stripe dickey adds style and warmth. Washable separately. Double sewn seams. Set-in sleeves. Ribbed cuffs and waist. Colors are hunter green with gray trim or navy blue with red trim.

From 1950 Sport Coat and Slacks
Sport Coat and Slacks 1950 Price: $19.95 - $27.50
Description Corduroy sport coat and part worsted gabardine slacks ($19.95 for two piece set). Colors for sport coat are maroon, gray or green and colors for slacks are gray, medium blue and brown. Wool houndstooth check sport coat and all wool worsted gabardine slacks ($27.50 for two piece set). Houndstooth check sport coat colors include gray-blue or tan and slacks come in blue or brown.

Two examples From Our 1951 Clothes Fashion Clothing Page which includes 20 other examples
From 1951 Double Collar Motorcycle Jacket
Price: $33.95
Description Lambskin collar snaps on for winter warmth; smart self collar when detached. Windproof, scuff-resistant front quarter horsehide. Body lined for warmth with heavy buffalo plaid, tough cotton sleeve lining fights off wear. Bi-swing back and built-in kidney support. Zip front with chest overlap. Zip map pocket on left side under snap-fastened cigarette pocket. Set-in coat style sleeves with seven-inch closure at cuffs. Has a leather belt with a metal buckle and military shoulder straps.

Double Collar Motorcycle Jacket 1951

From 1951 Hercules Stevens Twist Twill Outfit
Price: $3.10, $3.39, $3.98
Description Matching sets of pants, shirts and jackets. Shape-set collar shirt or twist twill shirt with regular collar come in a variety of colors including army tan, silver gray, bark tan, and postman blue. Semi-dress pants or regular model pants come in army tan, silver gray and postman blue. Matching casual jacket is styled for leisure wear or work and comes in army tan, silver gray, postman blue or bark tan.

Hercules Stevens Twist Twill Outfit 1951

Two examples From Our 1952 Clothes Fashion Clothing Page which includes 20 other examples
From 1952 Campus Style Coat
Price: $9.70
Description An all-star performer that's tops on fall's fashion team. Rich textured outer fabric of warm 24-oz. reprocessed wool melton. Insulated with heat-holding 6-oz. reprocessed wool quilted under lustrous rayon. Contrasting snap fasteners on front and contrasting piping on sleeves. Two lower "handwarmer" pockets. Choose from navy blue, green or maroon.

Campus Style Coat 1952

From 1952 Western Denim Jeans
Price: $2.95
Description Western fitting and Sanforized to stay that way. Tops in the saddle or on rugged jobs. Narrow legs... wear in or out of boots. Copper riveted front pockets, bar-tacked hip pockets won't scratch saddle. Drill front pockets, Western-type hip pockets and yoke back.

Western Denim Jeans 1952

Two examples From Our 1953 Clothes Fashion Clothing Page which includes 20 other examples
From 1953 Corduroy Coat
Corduroy Coat 1953 Price: $15.75
Description Here's the richest-looking, longest-wearing corduroy ever made into a fashion tailored coat. The cross cord creates a surface beauty unlike any we've ever offered. It's precision cut to fit just right. The two-button, three-patch pocket modeling rates an "A" for popularity and good looks. It's a year-round coat... goes with almost any shade of trousers. Colors include maroon, light green, ginger (light tan).

From 1953 Fancy Check Trousers
Fancy Check Trouser 1953 Price: $13.75
Description Magic Orlon skillfully blended with luxurious virgin wool worsted in a durable, year-round weight. Rates "A" for good looks, wrinkle resistance, crease retention, and resistance to hard abrasive wear. Orlon helps cut pressing and cleaning bills. Precision tailored with an extra-dressy matching self belt... the style hit of the year. Fancy check pattern adds even more dressiness. Colors are dark tan or gray-blue.

Two examples From Our 1954 Clothes Fashion Clothing Page which includes 20 other examples
From 1954 Dacron Gabardine Suit
Price: $26.99
Description Luxurious three-season weight Gabardine "Twist woven" of amazing DuPont Dacron expertly blended with rayon and acetate. Precision tailored with quality trimmings. Two-button single breasted rayon lined coat with natural shoulders, slight waist suppression, piped pockets. Pleated trousers Waldes zipper. No vest. Colors are blue-gray or light brown.

Dacron Gabardine Suit 1954

From 1954 Slub Weave Shirt
Price: $1.59
Description This new slub fabric is right in the latest style, too. Notice the texture and detailing... truly a terrific value at this low price. Cotton is vat dyed, sanforized, and has maximum fabric shrinkage of one percent. Colors are blue, tan, gray or white.

Slub Weave Shirt 1954

Two examples From Our 1955 Clothes Fashion Clothing Page which includes 20 other examples
From 1955 Continental Roll Collar Shirt
Continental Roll Collar Shirt 1955 Price: $3.80
Description New Italian inspired "Continental Roll" collar... our newest collar style. Designed to give shirt bold and handsome look. Collar is neatly top stitched. Smart new Lordship Geometric pattern. Heavyweight sueded cotton flannel has bright colors, comfortable warmth. Double self fabric yoke. Choose from burnt orange, gray or aqua.

From 1955 Two Piece Sheen Suit
Two Piece Sheen Suit 1955 Price: $39.95
Description Single-breasted two-piece sheen gabardine suit. Deluxe tailoring and trimmings. Eye-catching two-button coat with three patch pockets, rayon lining, strong inner construction. Extremely durable. Hollywood style continuous waistband pleated trousers with zipper fly front. No vest. Colors are charcoal gray, deep blue or deep brown.

Two examples From Our 1956 Clothes Fashion Clothing Page which includes 20 other examples
From 1956 Flannel Trousers
Flannel Trousers 1956 Price: $10.50
Description Premium quality flannel dress trousers of seventy percent virgin wool and thirty percent Orlon. Orlon provides better shape retention and wrinkle resistance. Deluxe tailored with rolled-top waistband, harmonizing waistband lining and pocketing. Double pleats, Waldes zipper. No belt. Colors are medium gray, dark brown, and charcoal gray.

From 1956 Sport Shirt, Pants and Belt
Sport Shirt, Pants and Belt 1956 Price: $9.75
Description A unique, high-style trio--shirt, trousers, belt. Washable shirt of rich-textured rayon and acetate with latest top-fashion stripe highlight. Continental wide-spread collar, chest pocket, long sleeves. Sheen gabardine slacks of rayon and acetate fortified with nylon and Dacron. Hollywood style continuous waistband. Pleats. Zipper. Belt matches shirt. Choose from blue shirt with gray trousers or tan shirt with dark brown trousers.

Two examples From Our 1957 Clothes Fashion Clothing Page which includes 20 other examples
From 1957 Flap Pocket Sport Coat and Slacks
Price: $37.50
Description Luxurious sport coat is made of wool and silk--two of nature's finest fibers in a unique striped pattern with contrasting interwoven accents. Three-button, flap pocket model with rayon lining; center vent in back. Colors are tan or gray. Slacks are premium quality virgin wool worsted sheen gabardine trousers with silicone water-repellent finish, Deluxe tailored. Pleats, saddle stitching. Colors are charcoal gray or brown.

Flap Pocket Sport Coat 1957

1957 Sweater Shirt
Price: $5.77
Description Fifty percent Orlon and fifty percent lamb's wool. A superb lightweight blend--feather-soft Orlon enriched with the full, deep warmth of wool. Luxurious to the touch. Fashion-tailored three-button placket with shape-retaining ribbed collar. Ribbed bottom and cuffs. Perfect for gift giving... he'll be delighted! Colors are charcoal gray with red, charcoal gray with light gray or brown with tan.

Sweater Shirt 1957

Two examples From Our 1958 Clothes Fashion Clothing Page which includes 20 other examples
From 1958 British Check Tweed Sport Coat
British Check Tweed Sport Coat 1958 Price: $29.95
Description Sportcoat in longer-wearing two-ply imported virgin wool tweed--loomed in England in lovely, zestful checks. Rich rayon foulard lining, center vent. Many tailoring extras for finer fit and handsome appearance.

From 1958 Unpleated Pants
Unpleated Pants 1958 Price: $7.98
Description Unpleated--stouts too! Guaranteed gabardine in extra-strong year 'round weight rayon and dacron blend. Easy care--drip or tumble dry, little or no pressing. Brent comfort-fit design, zip fly. Choose from medium blue, dark brown, charcoal gray or medium gray.

Two examples From Our 1959 Clothes Fashion Clothing Page which includes 20 other examples
From 1959 Shirt and Slacks
Shirt and Slacks 1959 Price: $1.98, $4.95
Description Fine line plaid woven on cotton wash 'n wear shirt ($1.98). Permant stays, pearlized buttons. Colors for shirt are red, blue, gray. Heaver-weight Dan River dansheen extra with wrinkl-shed finish--smooth combed cotton slacks. Strong nylon pockets and trim. Colors are tan, red, light blue, white or charcoal gray.

From 1959 Short Sleeve Cardigan and Shirts
Short Sleeve Cardigan and Shorts 1959 Price: $3.89, $3.95
Description Latest sportswear trend... one-hundred percent cotton knit short sleeve cardigan ($3.98) in raised cable stitch. Four low-set buttons. Comes in white, light blue or tan. Walking shorts ($3.95) are slim new pleatless style with adjustable buckle side tabs for perfect fit, extension waistband, five pockets, zip fly. Colors are light blue, red, black or tan.