70s fashion is back. Celebrities and fashion influencers are adding a '70s retro touch to their wardrobes recently. With summer being known as a season of bright colors and patterns, the timing couldn't have been more perfect.
The 1970s were known for being vibrant and bold, especially when it comes to patterns. Since skinny jeans have taken a backseat, the flowy and flared fits found in '70s fashion are becoming a go-to for most trendsetters.
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TikTokers are claiming that the 70s fashion for women to follow this season will consist of crochet clothing, halter tops, flared bottoms, and knotted tops.
One user, Tanya (@ttaanyaa) gained over 15,000 views for her retro-inspired outfits, which included fringed tops, knotted shirts, and lots of wide-leg pants.
"Last two r my favs. Which ones are yours?" she captioned the video. While we're obsessed with almost all of the fits, we couldn't help but notice similar styles featured on popular fashion bloggers and some of our favorite celebrities
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Whether you're looking for the best summer dress to make a statement or want to update your wardrobe with more eccentric pieces, you'll definitely want to hop on these '70s-inspired trends below.
70s fashion: Fringe Jackets
Miley Cyrus stepped out in a fringed jacket that would make for the ultimate statement piece. Fringe was popular in the '70s and covered everything from jackets, pants, shirts, and in some cases, even shoes. The options are endless and the best part? It's the perfect excuse for a photoshoot since the fringe pieces move with you. Wear the jacket with a basic T-shirt or if you're after something a little more daring, team it with one of the best bralettes.
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With 24 million followers, Chiara Ferragni has quickly made a name for herself as a trend expert. In this post though, she makes it clear that the 1970s are relevant even in 2021.
The front knotted top was one of the most common looks sported during that era and was typically paired with corduroy bottoms or flared jeans. To make her look more 2021 appropriate, Chiara chose a retro-inspired print paired with pleated trousers and a matching belt. The overall look reads as well put-together when teamed with a crisp pair of trousers.
Olivia Rodrigo has been sporting a lot of '90s fashion, but recently showed off a more retro-inspired outfit back when she was rehearsing for her debut SNL appearance.
Olivia showed off this handmade look featuring an electric green and black pattern made from a crocheted material. More stars and fashion influencers have been following this trend whether it's through a crocheted halter top to even complete pants made from the material.
Reverse Halter Dresses
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The halter style is having a moment this season, but nothing quite compares to the reverse halter look, which was another popular '70s look. When tied together with a form-fitting dress, it can create a chic and elegant look that is sure to wow on nights out.
Rylee is a U.S. news writer for woman&home and My Imperfect Life who primarily covers lifestyle, celebrity, and fashion news. At times, she also reports on beauty, royals, entertainment, health, and travel. The latest fashion and beauty trends, along with any quirky travel destinations are her favorite topics to write about.
Before coming to woman&home and My Imperfect Life, Rylee originally studied journalism at Hofstra University where she explored her interests in world politics and magazine writing. From there, she dabbled in freelance writing covering fashion and beauty e-commerce for outlets such as the TODAY show, American Spa Magazine, First for Women, and Woman’s World.
When she’s not writing articles, you can find her testing out one of the many restaurants New York City has to offer and planning her next travel destination. Her other hobbies also include hiking, ballet, yoga, and reading practically any book TikTok recommends.
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