.: 100% Airlume combed and ringspun cotton (fiber content may vary for different colors)
.: Light fabric (4.2 oz/yd² (142 g/m²))
.: Retail fit
.: Tear away label
.: Runs true to size
|Sleeve length, in||8.90||9.17||9.45||9.72||10.00||10.39|
Hey there, fabulous people! Get ready to rock your world and make a bold statement with our hilariously awesome t-shirt called "Fruity." Now, hold up, before you get all serious, let me break it down for you and spill the fruity tea. Back in the day, "Fruity" was a word that used to be slung around like a tired insult, aimed at soft, effeminate men. But guess what? The LGBTQ+ community said, "Hold my rainbow cocktail!" and decided to reclaim that term like a fierce boss.
It's like taking an insult and turning it into a glittering badge of pride. It's a part of the fascinating history of LGBTQ+ culture, because honey, it's as juicy as a ripe strawberry at a summer picnic. "Fruity" made its debut as a cheeky little insult in British slang called 'Polari'. Back in the day, vagrants, sailors, circus folks, and theater folks, all used this secret language to protect their identities and actions. But then, the gay community was like, "Hey, we want in on this fabulousness too!" They transformed it into a language of campiness, bitchiness, filthy jokes, and innuendos—basically a kiki where everyone's invited.
This t-shirt celebrates the journey of "Fruity" from an insult to a symbol of fierce self-expression. It's a wink to the past and a middle finger to outdated norms. Embrace the history, embrace the humor, and embrace the times! Get ready to tell the world you're not afraid of being a little bit different, darling, because being fruity has never looked so damn good!