In recent years, several fashion trends have passed both in Brazil and in other countries. In that sense, it’s no surprise to see fashion trends from decades ago make a comeback!
So, whether styles are over 100 years old or even clothes from our childhood, fashion has at its root being dynamism and freedom in being able to mix old styles with new ones. Thus, we can rediscover ourselves and understand better about our personality and essence.
Among fashion’s comebacks is the vintage trend. So let’s celebrate her with an article made just for her and let you know how to dress the old fashioned way with the right clothes and accessories! In the end, be surprised!
What is vintage style all about?
So, the vintage style is based on pieces from the 20s to the 70s, and it reuses clothes, shoes, accessories, hairstyles and makeup.
In short, these pieces can be found in thrift stores, in grandma’s wardrobe or launched by brands looking to reproduce this vintage trend.
However, it is worth noting that far beyond a style of clothing, there are those who guarantee that the vintage style is a state of mind and nostalgia! So, if you fit in with people who live in the present but are passionate about clothes from the past, this article is for you!
See which vintage trends are making a comeback
So let’s check out which top vintage trends are back! So, set aside paper and pen to write down all our tips when you go shopping for clothes for 2023! Check it out!
high collar blouses
First of all, turtleneck blouses were a fashion icon of the 20th century and were part of the looks of great movie stars. For example, they became closely associated with Audrey Hepburn, an actress known for her role in the movie Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961).🇧🇷 and that she used to wear turtleneck blouses.
However, after long years forgotten, they came back with everything. So, you can use basic colors like black or white, but the sleeve choices have changed. This is because, if in the past the preference was for long sleeves, nowadays the trend is for short sleeves.
The darling of any era – Chess pieces
Secondly, it is necessary to talk about the trend that never goes out of style, but that lately has become more and more prominent. Thus, a specific type of chess stands out, vichy.
In short, Vichy chess was one of the hallmarks of French actress Brigitte Bardot, who loved the print and even wore it to one of her weddings.
When it comes to colors, the ideal is to invest in traditional combinations – red with white, black with white and blue with white.
However, what matters is that you use your creativity and use the colors that best match what you like, your personality and your essence!
A favorite of modern youth – tie dye
Thirdly, we couldn’t fail to mention the tie-dye T-shirt trend. In this sense, it is worth highlighting what few know, its origin is in the hippies of the 1960s and 1970s.
And furthermore, the term tie dye, Translated into Portuguese, it means “tying and dyeing”, in reference to the method of dyeing the piece. However, even though the “do it yourself tie-dye” has become popular in 2020, many designers are already incorporating the print into their fashion collection.
Overalls and Salopetes
The power of overalls and salopetes is undeniable. In this sense, unlike past decades, where jeans generally dominated, currently the bet is on other fabrics and on slightly more sophisticated pieces or plaids.
In short, the classic overalls are an air of elegance but also laid back, depending on the combinations. So, the classic, all-occasion look is making a comeback for 2023!
What about 2023 vintage accessories?
Regarding accessories, the tissue is back from the 60’s and is worn around the neck, hair or purse. Thus, the piece usually varies between satin, silk or cotton fabrics, with colorful and strong prints.
Furthermore, we can also highlight the return of the cat glasses which is also another trend from the 50s and 60s that is on the rise.
In this sense, the frame is present in the degree and sun models. As far as sunglasses styles are concerned, he was famous for being adopted by actresses of the time, such as Marilyn Monroe and Audrey Hepburn. So, if you’re in love with these two women, it’s worth wearing glasses.
And yet, regarding makeup makeup, it is undeniable that each era had its tendency. However, the thin eyebrows of the 20s/30s, the red lipstick, the cat eyeliner of the 40s, among others, have always stood out and, once again, they come back to 2023!
Thrift stores are successful in the post-pandemic period
During the period of the Covid-19 pandemic, the whole world has undergone several changes. In Brazil, one of the most outstanding was the growth of thrift stores. That’s because, with finances in crisis, many people opted for this means to buy clothes and accessories.
However, this also played a part in the return of vintage trends! In fact, everything indicates that thrift stores will continue to be popular in 2023! And it is worth noting that thrift stores go far beyond clothing and accessories, so there are also thrift stores that sell furniture and various other items.
In short, it is possible to be fashionable even if you wear clothes from vintage fashion trends. In addition, far beyond following fashion, the valid thing is to follow what is good for you and what makes you happy! Is that you? Do you like this trend? Tell us in the comments! Let’s love to know!