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What do people wear in Argentina?

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In Argentina men wear jeans and T-shirts, as well as nice pants and dressy shoes. Women wear feminine clothing, and they tend to avoid sneakers even when wearing jeans.

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People in Argentina dress in nice, fitted clothing. The fashion culture in Argentina is classy and doesn't include baggy clothing or athletic sweat suits. Sometimes, men wear soccer jerseys. Most Argentinean people get extremely dressed up to go out at night.

Akin to any other place, people in Argentina have varying styles, such as punk and sporty, but most stay away from loose-fitting clothing. Tourists wishing to fit in with peers in Argentina should avoid wearing baggy jeans and tennis shoes every day.

Fall in Argentina warrants a light jacket or sweater for evenings. In winter, a warm jacket is important as many Argentineans use heating systems sparingly. The spring brings plenty of rain and most people carry an umbrella or a raincoat.

The traditional clothing of Argentina includes gaucho costumes, canvas shoes and woolen ponchos. The gaucho costume is similar to cowboy clothing. Shoes made from canvas are sturdy and made in many colors. Men and women still wear ponchos, which are made in a variety of sizes and colors.

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