Check out some of the classic styles that fell out of fashion for a brief while but have returned in all their vintage glory and are once again in vogue. From full circle skirts that fall below the knee to wiggle dresses that were de rigueur in the s and '50s, these fashion trends have proven to withstand the test of time. Here are some of our absolute favorites.
In love with vintage fashion? If so, then you are a lucky girl, as this trend is back in mode. Most of the showcased looks remind me of old world charm and glamour style.
While the fashion world loves to look to the future, the Spring runway shows indicate that this year's biggest trends are taking a cue from the past. Top designers like Fendi, Louis Vuitton, and Givenchy are making the fashion trends of yesteryear, like bike shortspuffy sleeves, and cargo pants, popular again. It's not just the runways that are favoring old-school styles either.
L ike it or loathe it, when Kim Kardashian wears something, people take notice. As consumers become increasingly aware of the environmental impact of fast fashion, they are looking for a more sustainable way to shop. Could buying secondhand be the answer?
Vintage clothing is a generic term for garments originating from a previous era. The phrase is also used in connection with a retail outlet, e. Today vintage dressing encompasses choosing accessories, mixing vintage garments with new, as well as creating an ensemble of various styles and periods.
Resale sites have come a long way since the dawn of eBay. Formerly app-based, the ever-rising secondhand site Depop recently added web checkout, functioning as a cross between Instagram and a sales platform. Its 10 million plus users have handles and followers.
There were a mash-up of references and designers have taken this idea of vintage and made it their own. Vintage prints, such as heritage checks and silk scarf prints, add an air of sophistication to your wardrobe, while accessories have an antique feel thanks to mock croc textures. As for dress trends, '80s-inspired prom silhouettes and wallpaper florals are all over our Instagram feeds this party season.
Fashion trends come and fashion trends go… and then vintage fashion trends come back in again. For people with a passion for fashion, taking a look back at the fashion trends of years past can be fun and interesting. And for people who collect and wear vintage fashion, it can provide great inspiration for pieces to add to their collection the next time they find an estate sale. Whether you love vintage fashion, wear vintage fashion, or just want a good laugh at what people were wearing in the 80s what were we thinking with those shoulder pads?!
As ephemeral as trends are, they have a way of coming back—even the most polarizing ones—years, and sometimes decades, later. From Matrix-style sunglasses that actually predate the sci-fi film to newspaper prints, click through to view the trends that are being embraced once more. A permanent fixture of hers, the bag was thought of as a way to achieve effortless French girl glamour.