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Wow! That’s SOME Pattern!

Filed under: Personal History — Laura Moncur @ 5:00 am

Click to see full sizeI love this photo of the Summer Pimps here:

When I was a kid, all the grownups wore clothes like this. It all reminds me of my childhood. I remember looking through the Sears Catalog for toys and finding clothes just like this all the time.

Blue PatternThe guy on the right has the most awesome pattern on his outfit. I took a bit of it and made it blue. I couldn’t get enough of the pattern to tile, however. Here is what I came up with.

Maybe someone out there has better Gimp Skillz than I do and can make a tile-able version of this pattern. That would be totally cool!



  1. The 60 and 70’s should be ashamed of themselves. He is wearing a lamp, or something from a modular home studio collection. I am sure if you can find a more tile-able version in a vintage Better Homes and Gardens.

    Comment by Katie Pinkston — 4/30/2009 @ 6:37 am

  2. HA HA HA HA That makes me laugh

    Comment by Braidwood — 4/30/2009 @ 11:08 am

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