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Snood

The snood might sound like a monster from Doctor Who but it was in fact the 1980s equivalent of the hoody.

Except it was even more ridiculous-looking.

It was basically a cross between a scarf and a hood which was worn over the head. So technically it should have been called a “Scood”.

Although, truth be told, the most apt name for this fashion faux-pas would have been “Twat”.

That way, when you shouted in the street  “look at that twat over there” you would be naming both the head-gear and the owner in one fell swoop . . .