To be fair, it must be said that the suit may have gotten lost in the black abyss that is the late '90s... But thankfully it found its way back into our hearts and closets, bending genders and being all around androgynous as always.
So enjoy this brief juxtaposition of the suit's early beginnings and more modern twists. As Barney Stinson would say, "Suit up!"
|Women's Victory Suits, circa 1940|
|The Chanel Suit, c. 1955|
|Bianca Jagger, 1972|
|Diane Keaton in Annie Hall, 1977|
|Madonna, somewhere in the '80s|