If you’re a late millennial or from Gen Z, you probably haven’t seen the golden era of the 90s. Trust us when we say though, it was the time when fashion witnessed some revolutionary changes; iconic designs stemmed during the decade is now considered industry classics. If you’re looking at their comeback now and wondering what it’s all about, allow us to break it down for you with these popular 90’s styles:
Never underestimate the power of a well-fitted leather jacket. They might be ‘back in style’ but here’s a little secret: They were never gone. Whether you decide to nick a vintage jacket from your mother’s cupboard or buy a brand new one, leather jackets complement every outfit.
For a classic retro rebel look, pair your leather jacket with fitted denim and a chic white top to create a comfortable and stylish outfit.
Denim On Denim
Denim on denim was the epitome of the 90’s- even making an appearance on red carpets! From denim dungarees to denim pants worn under denim shirts, the 90s really taught us all the wonderful ways this fabric could be worn! If you’re looking to recreate this trend without looking tacky, choose two pieces of denim in two different shades- such as a light blue denim shirt worn over fitted dark jeans. To know more on how to style denim, check out our blog- Make The Road Your Runway With these Denim Looks.
Popularly known as ‘mom jeans’, this high-waist denim trend is comfortable and super chic. While the silhouette has changes over the years, they are still as sought-after as ever, especially their skinny and ripped version. To ace this look pair it with a crop top to show off your pants or with a classic monochrome shirt and OTT leather belt for a fail-safe day look.
A popular footwear trend in the 90s was combat boots. Striking and bold, these boots go with everything and are extremely resilient. However, they are not just suitable for trekking and the open wilderness- they can be paired with feminine dresses and still look great! Pair them with a short floral dress or jeans for a sassy, edgy look.
An ultimate grunge-era, models today are giving these combats boots a twist of their own. Pair them with a pinstripe suit-skirt set and slick combed back hair for an off-the-runway-inspired 90’s look.
A trend that looked temporary has made a second innings in today’s fashion circles. Fanny packs a decade age was a brilliant way to travel hands-free. These genius bags have made their way into our closets after fashion icons like Gucci revamped the style. Spotted on bloggers to celebrities, fanny packs are chic, comfortable and very in vogue today.
Looking great on pants suits, athleisure sets, dresses, and casual wear, these mini bags are the epitome of couture.
The ’90s was an era when the term ‘fashion’ was just evolving. Little did we know back then that these chic statement pieces would become iconic and will be worn by women across the globe today. But even several years later, as these trends make a comeback, here are some ways to embrace them in style. Shop your favourite looks online at Shoppers Stop online or in-store. For more on the 90s utilitarian trend, read our blog on Low Key Utility: How The 90s Trend Is Making A Comeback.
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