Oxford Bags - They are men's trousers with exceptionally wide legs that were originally adopted by a small group of students at Oxford University. They were able to be put on quickly over your knickers to go to class. More flamboyant men wore shades of lavender and pale green. The style spread to Ivy League colleges in the U.S.

Oxford Bags - originally adopted by a small group of students at Oxford University. More flamboyant men wore shades of lavender and pale green. The style spread to Ivy League colleges in the U.

1920-1947 Costume for Men. Oxford Bags were wide leg trousers that, although rarely worn, inspired a wide pant leg among men.

Man with the Oxford Bags, Unknown Artist, Unknown Location

This style of pants were called Oxford bags and were worn by men during the 1920s. They were tight around the waist and loose around the thighs. 4/9/15

Adrian Volkova @ Bananas models photographed and styled by Nicolas Coulomb with pieces by John Lawrence Sullivan, for the “Drifting” issue of BITE magazine.

These pants are called Oxford Bags. The trousers have extremely wide legs that made it easier to pull over knickers. The pants originated at Oxford University and was quickly adopted by Ivy league students in the US.

1920s Men's Fashions: Formal Trends Featuring Suits, Dress Shirts & Accessories

New Campus Styles for Men ad- Oxford Bags, or extremely wide-legged pants, became fashionable for men first in an effort to by-pass a university rule, and then became popular worldwide, drastically changing the image of fashion for men.

oxford bags, c. 1920’s

TOUCHSTONE - Another form of loose slacks worn by young men were know as "Oxford Bags". They were tight around the waist and became loose around the thighs.

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Oxford bags were a loose-fitting baggy form of trousers favoured by members of the University of Oxford, especially undergraduates, in England during the early century from the to around the

1920s Mens Pants: Oxford Bags, Plus Four Knickers, Overalls

1920s Men's Pants History: Oxford Bags, Plus Four Knickers, Overalls

Oxford Bags Trousers - Bing Images

This is an example of a man wearing oxford bags which are pants with really wide legs. This style was mostly worn by the youth but some older people wore them to.

1920s1930s mens wide swing pants - The Ritz Oxford Bags - Grey Herringbone £125.00 AT Vintagedancer.com

1920s Style Men's Pants, Trousers, Plus Four Knickers

Note the incredibly wide pant legs, and high waists!  This style pant was knows as bags, or Oxford bags.

Note the incredibly wide pant legs, and high waists! This style pant was knows as bags, or Oxford bags.

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