Harem Pants History Plus Watch A 12-Year-Old Ryan Gosling Dancing In Hammer Pants

 Everybody has seen the flamboyant pants that MC Hammer wears in his 1990 mega-hit song “U Can't Touch This”. You know the billowy pants that droop in the crotch and taper to the lower leg? Their origin can be traced back to harem pants from Arabia which were introduced to Western fashion by a French designer in the 1910s. 

Read more of this funny and entertaining article at RHHBlog and see a 12 year old Ryan Gosling dancing in Hammer pants - RHHBlog is an excellent fashion blog that covers hip-hop fashion from the 1970s to the 1990s. RHHBlog is a part of the retro hip-hop clothing store Retro Hip Hop Shop

Alexander Ramalho