Denim and Leather in Rock ‘n’ Roll Culture — Fashion Lessons from Rock of Ages

Julianne Hough in her denim bottoms (skirt and shorts)
Julianne Hough in her denim jacket and top

Sitting in the theater and watching Rock of ages, I was deeply touched by the carefree spirit of rock ‘n’ roll and the beauty of 80s fashion. Grow up in a traditional family, I used to misunderstand rock musicians–as other no-fans–to a sub-stream group who were as quaintly naive at best, childish and irrelevant at worst.