What Fashion Trends People Went Crazy About the Year You Were Born
Fashion changes really fast, and what looked trendy only a decade ago may look somewhat ridiculous nowadays. From colorful geometry patterns of the ’60s and ’70s to voluminous shoulders of the ’80s and skinny eyebrows of the ’90s, we’ve seen so many fashion trends, and it’s time to recall them all.
We at votreART looked through photo archives of several past decades to find out which trends people followed year by year, and here’s the list we came up with. Check it out to see what people looked like the year you were born.
2015: motorcycle jackets of all colors
2014: dresses with bold cutouts
2013: Office suits were worn everywhere, including red carpet events.
2012: animal prints in all variations
2011: very large bags
2010: leather dresses
2009: peplum tops, skirts, and dresses
2008: hands-free bags with chain straps
2007: vests worn for almost any occasion
2006: very short shorts
2005: halter dresses and tops
2004: 1920s-inspired bohemian dresses
2003: corsets with lace in front
2002: low-rise jeans
2000: slip dresses
1999: choker necklaces
1998: blue eyeshadow
1997: short haircuts on women
1996: scrunchies, clips, and other visible hair accessories
1995: large golden earrings
1994: skinny eyebrows
1993: bold color combinations
1991: off-the-shoulder dresses
1990: shiny fabrics
1989: cropped blazers
1987: voluminous sleeves with shoulder pads
1975-1979: many different prints combined in one outfit and double-breasted dresses with buttons
1970-1974: crocheted cardigans and vests and abstract prints
1965-1969: geometry in all shapes and colors
1960-1964: little black dress
So what fashion trends did people follow the year you were born? Do you like these trends?
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Preview photo credit EVERETT COLLECTION/EAST NEWS, Mary Evans/Allstar/Graham Whitby Boot./East News, AF Archive/Graham Whitby Boot/Mary Evans Picture Library/East News, Ron Galella/Ron Galella Collection/Getty Images