“The age of Orlon.”
These ads for men’s suits and slacks made from Du Pont “Orlon” acrylic fibre date from 1959. The ads had a space theme with plants, rockets and spacemen in the background.
The suits and slacks shown in the ads were tailored by various companies using fabrics made from Du Pont fibres, including Fireflite, Jaymar, Haggar, Phoenix Clothes, Life O’Ease, Asher, Smartair, and Eagle.
“Luxury with press retention.”