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DRESSED IN THE 70s


This outfit was inspired by fashion from the 70s which featured wide leg trousers and platform shoes. I’ve been looking for other ways to style these pants worn here and here, because they are among my prized possessions. In my blog reading, I came across this post in College Fashion that inspired me to dress retro. Yes, I'm an graduate who still likes to read blogs that are leaned more towards the college student. What can  say? Maybe I'm in denial!!
So I paired it with a polka dot top which I took from my mum and ballet flats, pearl earrings and necklace and my brown quilt bag. I had wanted to wear my wedges but I had to attend my friend’s graduation party (i.e. I was in the cooking and clearing team) that afternoon so I opted for functional shoes.




 
Outfit Details:
Palazzo pants: Sarojini Market, India
Polka dot blouse: gift
Earrings and necklace set: gift
Handbag: Sarojini Market, India


Some features of 70s features that I love are:

Wide-leg / palazzo pants



Anything maxi be they dresses or skirts






Straight-leg trousers aka cigarette pants


Wrap dresses made popular by Diane Von Fustenberg. I'm yet to acquire one but this is one dress I'm sure I won't mind wearing.

 via Pinterest
 Platform Shoes although now with my back constantly giving me issues, I don't know when or where I'd wear these shoes to.
via Pinterest
 
Do you like retro fashion. Would you wear anything from this era?

I'm linking up with Kori of Blonde Episodes for Fashion Friday.






Have a lovely weekend!!!

xo

Audrey

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About Audrey Masitsa

Audrey is the founder, writer and stylist behind Inches 2 Style. You can read more about her here and hire her for personal shopping, stylist and wardrobe consultations here .
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