When you often look at some of the old magazines that you keep in your house, you possibly cringed at one point, at the very odd fashion styles that were “in” during the 70’s and 80’s. But the horror may be over when you inevitably witness the same styles on people today – that’s because vintage style is in! The hippie concept is slowly fading as everybody now follows the traditional styles of other generations.
Shades of “Lennon”.
All parents must have a picture of them wearing the perfect circle shades, and feeling completely cool in them—well, it is time for their kids to enjoy feeling the same way since this fad is back! These rounded shades are trending super fast all over the world, similar to John Lennon’s, which was considered a cool pair of glasses at the time, and they’re today. So feel free to try out the shades and see if they suit your face type, because if they do, you’ll fall in love with the look in an instant!
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Crop tops have different versions according to each decade. The 90s may have seen a more dramatized version of the crop top, but it is simply recently that the style has been conflated in most of the major branding stores and worn for all sorts of occasions – casual, formal, or even parties! With the right accessories, crop tops can be adapted to any theme according to one’s needs, and have made a successful comeback after their former popularity. Stick position patch or the name of your chosen script to your boss to give it a more personal touch, something nobody else has.
After years of wearing ultra-fitting jeans and slim-fit trousers to emphasize your athletic muscles, bells are back with a bang. There were fewer people on the street wearing those incredible tights and instead wearing baggy pants which gave their catwalks a new meaning of coziness and luxury! So welcome back bell bottoms after the long wait where there was an apocalypse of tight jeans, waiting for such open and comfy pants to return to real life.
Polka polka dots aren’t really considered vintage, but they were very designed for most clothes back in the day, and are on trend now, too. Whether it is in the form of a big polka dot on a little dress, or a patterned bandana, polka dots are absolutely in style right now, and they look great too! Show off your best looks by wearing contrasting colours with a pretty polka dot pattern!
High waist pants / harem pants
Most of the crop tops and shirts you may remember from the golden age were generally worn with very high waisted jeans, or even baggy harem pants. And it has also come back into fashion with a bang; who would have thought people would go from super low waist pants to actually high waist pants? But they look charming when worn with a crop top for any casual occasion. The whole look speaks for itself hipster!
It’s debatable whether the trend for extra-large glasses has really caught on or not; but it must be liked by many people because the trend is back again! You’ll see people of all ages looking trendy in big-framed glasses wherever they go; You may feel like a blast from the past! They are clearly meant to be used in every form of fashion, and do not even look bad with a fancy formal look!
One of the most popular dilemmas on social networking sites today is getting the perfect winged liner. But looking back at the films and TV shows of the past, most ladies would look good in those perfectly winged eyes. Well it looks like the struggle is back! Every other woman is now trying on the best winged liner that suits her face structure, and is spreading 70s vibes everywhere! And the better part is that it looks great too!
Written by: Christine Rudolph