If you think that the retro or vintage look is out of fashion you’d be wrong – some looks are just timeless. The fact that there are so many fashion retailers retaining a retro line alongside their more modern offerings tells its own story. Jeans were just starting to take off during this period and they were made so well, chances are they’ll still be good for plenty of years to come.
The designs of this time period were simple, but the workmanship and pocket details will still stand the test of time. Finding retro products is not very difficult because there are specialized shops dealing with these products. The best way to shop for them is to shop online. 1950s retro products can in fact be found in one’s grandparents’ collection itself. With slight modifications these can very well become the latest fad.
One man’s forgotten trash could be your treasure. Flea markets are chock full of vintage clothing, accessories, and memorabilia from yesteryear. From your Hopalong Cassidy plate to your retro Hawaiian shirt, you’ll be decked out from head to toe to kitchen. Don’t forget about fabrics. Choose a fabric that will work for your event.
If it’s going to be 10 degrees don’t wear a linen/ cotton sundress and if it’s going to be 90 degrees don’t wear a wool dress. Suits began to become available in a wide range of colours and cuts, and this eclectic approach to men’s suits has continued into the new millennium. Today, prevailing men’s suit trends include slim-fitting trousers paired with single-breasted jackets and waistcoats worn with brightly coloured skinny ties – a fashion.