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80s Eccentric

Final glimmer of the 80s before the 90s take center stage

Implications - The 80s have been an umbrella trend decade for the past few years. The 80s effect has been felt across the board, particularly in the fashion industry. As this decade completes its decline stage and the 90s moves into its early adopter stage, the craziest of the crazy 80s fashion is back for the denouement.
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12 Featured, 71 Examples:
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Date Range:
Nov 08 — Jun 09
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Featured Examples

Punk 80s Fashion
Punk 80s Fashion
Black Lace, Neon Pink and Fingerless Gloves at Louis Vuitton Fall 2009 RTW
The Louis Vuitton Fall 2009 Ready-to-Wear show was very French indeed. The show began with eye-catching, see-through black lace shirts… with nothing underneath.  The Paris fashion week show also included… MORE
Channeling 80s Icons
Channeling 80s Icons
Vlada Roslyakova Gets Madonna's Material Girl Makeover
For this editorial in Numero Tokyo, David Vasiljevic appeared to be heavily influenced by the classic 80s Madonna look. Using beautiful ginger model, Vlada Roslyakova, he created looks reminiscent of… MORE
Funky Scrunchies
Funky Scrunchies
American Apparel Brings Back 80s Hair Ties
American Apparel has decided to create a scrunchie comeback with their new collection of brightly colored hair accessories. Although some may think this 80s trend should have remained in the past, I personally… MORE
Golden Tights
Golden Tights
Leggings Get A Taste of the Midas Touch
There is definitely a soft spot in every girl's heart for golden gams this season. With warmer weather fast approaching, golden tights seem like the perfect way to add a little sparkle to your ensemble.… MORE
‘80s Hairstyle Revivals
‘80s Hairstyle Revivals
Louis Vuitton S/S 2009
Seeing the photos of Vuitton’s Spring/Summer 2009 makes me reminiscent of the eighties even though I tended to stay away from the outrageous styles. Vuitton implements bold and solid color patterns in… MORE
Shredded Leggings
Shredded Leggings
Tattered Tights Turn Ruined Hosiery Into High Fashion Accessories
Ripped, torn and shredded: those used to be considered terrible qualities for hosiery, but tattered tights are all the rage now, even among high end designers. If only I'd known sooner; all those tights… MORE
Striped Male Pants
Striped Male Pants
Adam Lambert Rocks 2-Tone Tights at Young Hollywood Awards 2009
Adam Lambert, the flamboyant American Idol runner-up, rocked striped black and silver tight pants at Hollywood Life’s 11th Annual Young Hollywood Awards this past weekend. Adam Lambert is known for… MORE
Puffy Shoulder Fashion
Puffy Shoulder Fashion
Rihanna's Futuristic Louis Vuitton Top
In addition to taking naked pictures, singer Rihanna is a big fan of puffy shoulder fashion. Rihanna wore a puffy futuristic metallic Louis Vuitton to the 3rd Annual DKMS Gala benefit in NYC. This comes… MORE
1980s Graffiti-Inspired Sneakers
1980s Graffiti-Inspired Sneakers
Psychedelic Boots From Louis Vuitton and Stephen Sprouse
Back in 2001, Sprouse collaborated with Marc Jacobs to create the iconic Louis Vuitton Graffiti collection, which was a great success. Now Jacobs has released a new set of sneakers that are a tribute… MORE
play_circle_filled Clash Pattern Fashion
Clash Pattern Fashion
John Galliano Mixes Different Prints for Fall 2009
For Fall 2009, John Galliano presented a plethora of prints from graphic to paisley. Some looks were almost entirely covered, while others only had detailing to cover the necessary parts. Based loosely… MORE
Big-Haired Photo Shoots
Big-Haired Photo Shoots
Steven Meisel Remembers The 80s For Vogue Italia
For the upcoming Vogue Italia, Steven Meisel channeled the 1980s with big hair, loads of makeup and decadent dresses. The Vogue Italia shoot features models in nightclubs, with wild hair and wilder fashions.… MORE
Giant Shoulder Thorns
Giant Shoulder Thorns
Mexican Designer ‘Teamo' Makes Pointed Fashion Statement
It’s hard to tell if “Teamo” created these exaggerated shoulder thorns for a regular party, Comicon or a Halloween bash. Either way, they’ve definitely drawn attention to the peaked shoulder style, which… MORE

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