Psychedelic style was a characteristic and easily recognizable style of the second half of the 60s. It referred both to music and visual art. Its development was influenced mainly by the hippie movement (Flower Power ideology), pacifism and interest in the culture of Far East – mostly Buddhism.
What is psychedelic clothing?
Considered rebellious, unconventional and anti-establishment, psychedelic clothing style design can be seen in fur-trimmed vests, wide bell-bottom denim trousers, flowing caftans and floral embellishments, used on both men’s and women’s garments.
Why do they call it a trip?
A trip is a period of intoxication from a hallucinogenic drug, such as lysergic acid (LSD) or magic mushrooms (psilocybin). It is called a trip because your perceptions of the world change so dramatically, it can feel as if you have taken a trip to a strange, new land. The term dates back to the 1920s.
How do you use psychedelic in a sentence?
This is not a time for psychedelic dreams of security and of trusting in the good intentions of everybody else. Those psychedelic socks of his are putting me off. Psychedelic visual arts were a counterpart to psychedelic rock music.