This season, one of the most unique styles of the 20th century returns to the streets, the style of the 1960s. 1960s fashion is characterized by a fun and even childish touch were miniskirts, white boots, and dresses babydoll were the main garments.
Icons such as Audrey Hepburn, Jackie Kennedy, and Catherine Deneuve are some of the style references of the 60s. And this 2022 season, brands such as Chanel, Valentino, and Giambattista Valli have made a strong commitment to the return of this fashion.
60s style must-haves
The style of the 60s includes both “little girl” fashion garments, with an innocent touch, and “psychedelic” fashion, where geometric shapes stand out. But if we have to opt for the five most characteristic garments of this style that will return this season, we have chosen the following.
- The miniskirt, a symbol of daring
Before the 60s it was unthinkable to see a woman with this garment. Therefore, her arrival was a boom. It is the key piece of this style and marked a before and after in fashion, leaving behind the image of the demure woman of previous years. It is a garment that highlights the female body and enhances all the curves. If you have not yet dared to wear one, there is no better time to do so than this spring-summer.
- The legendary bell bottoms
It is one of the most typical garments of the 60s style worn by both men and women. It did not matter its fabric, its color, and its pattern, the important thing was that its characteristic shape was noticed. It is one of the essential garments of this style and cannot be missing from your wardrobe this season.
- Babydoll dresses, comfort made a garment
Babydoll dresses are those that have a straight cut and trapeze silhouette. They are perfect for those days when you want to be comfortable, but without giving up your feminine touch. Although in the 60s babydoll dresses were worn in pastel colors or polka dot prints, this season there will be no limits. They will be worn in all possible colors and prints. In addition to its comfort, babydolls are a very versatile garment that combines great with sports shoes, oxfords, or Mary Janes. With this garment, you can unleash your creativity!
- White boots to give personality to your footprint
Impossible not to fall in love with the white boots so typical of the 60s. They give off strength and style in any look. Like the babydoll, they are very versatile and are perfect with dresses, skirts, or pants. The designer Jil Sander has made a strong commitment to them for his fall/winter collection.
- The tuxedo revolution
You can’t talk about the tuxedo without mentioning Yves Saint Laurent. It was this great designer who, in the mid-1960s, created the first tuxedo for women that completely revolutionized the world of fashion. His creation was so well received that even today it remains essential in any woman’s wardrobe.