Throwback Thursday: Never forget these sexist vintage ads

The advertising world has always reflected and inflated a mirror of society and its evolution. Since it is still Women’s Month, let’s take a look back at some of the adverts of the past that demonstrate just how far we have come since the days of sexist ads.

When the shoe doesn’t fit

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Kellogg’s PEP tries to be cute…fails

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Van Huesen Ties ad shows women as men’s servants

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Ironing board ad

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Tipalet ad sells delusion

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Pitney-Bowes Postage meter’s advertorial asks sexist questions

 

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T-shirt, backpack and cycling objectifies

 

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Co-Le Sales Company takes the sexism cake

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But the Pontiac Star Chief took it the next level of sexism

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While it might seem we have come a long way, there is still so much work to be done to curb sexism, this Burger King and Ford India ad are perfect examples.

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