All the Retro ’70s Fashion Trends Making a Comeback

[Calling all fashionista’s, you won’t believe the latest retro trend. So how well might you look in bell bottoms? Here are a few of the trends making a comeback.]

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“Everything that’s old is new again” is a common refrain, but it’s true. From chokers to wide-leg pants, there are so many fashion throwbacks happening all up in my shopping cart. High-fashion designers in particular are making a major case for a return to the ’70s, which was a wild decade full of disco and revolutions. Here, 17 retro fashion trends that are already back in style. Peep the outfits while clicking through for some groovy inspo.


Bell-bottoms are back, you guys! Rejoice! Take this pleated pair from Jean-Paul Gaultier’s haute couture collection.

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In case you wanted to see how on Earth to wear these dramatic bottoms IRL, take a cue from this influencer with her wide-legged jeans and blazer.

Bell Sleeves

What goes nicely with a pair of flared bottoms? A top with bell sleeves, natch, like this one from the Telfar runway.

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Cara Delevingne’s sister, Poppy, opted to rock multiple ’70s looks here. Bell sleeves! Flowers! Patchwork! I stan.

Bra Tops

If you thought bra tops were popular thanks to Instagram, boy, are you wrong. They were beyond huge in the ’70s. This cream version from the Jacquemus spring/summer 2021 show is a modern take on the style.

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Pro tip: They look pretty fashionable with high-waisted pants and a blazer. So easy!


I’m willing to bet that clogs will never go away. They’re just too comfortable! And versatile! Peep these floral Miu Miu ones from the designer’s spring/summer runway show.

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For extra retro vibes, accessorize with a bandana and sunglasses when you take your clogs out for a spin.


Crochet is ev-er-y-where these days, from NYFW (see here at the Altuzarra spring/summer show) to the racks at all your fave stores.

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Gabrielle Union wore a see-through dress in the knit material and it just looks so summery and pretty!

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There’s more to check out. Click the link below and behold more ’70’s.

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