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Old-school bow ties and ribbons become modern fashion trimmings

Implications - Once limited to gentleman suits and winning race horses, traditional bow ties and ribbons--even prize ribbons--are now being accepted as fresh fashion essentials. From reinvented bow tie brooches to oversized headband bows, a classic decoration has become a modern and chic fashion accessory.
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Hair Bow Barrettes
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80s Hair Bows
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Milly Spring 2010 Fashion Show Featured Side Pony Tails and Lace
OK, OK, we get it! 80s hair bows are in style again! For the Milly Spring 2010 show just displayed at New York Fashion Week, the styling centered heavily on looks from the era of big hair, side ponytails… MORE
Prize Ribbon Fashion
Prize Ribbon Fashion
Dress like a Winner in Pixie Market and Jared Gold Ribbons
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Crystalized Ribbon Dresses
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Giant Neon Hair Bows
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Marc by Marc SS 2010 Collection Was Totally 80s
Fuschia lipstick, frizzy hair and giant neon hair bows: the Marc by Marc Jacobs SS 2010 show at New York Fashion Week was a total flashback to the 80s. Eyebrows were thick and little more than mascara… MORE
Bowtie Bibs
Bowtie Bibs
Tim Weiland Makes a Stylish Statement With Bow Neckwear
We’ve seen the resurgence of the bib necklace, now fashion has turned its attention to a newer, bigger and bolder neck adornment: the bowtie bib. Tim Weiland is an expert of making eccentrically fashionable… MORE
Bow Tie Brooches
Bow Tie Brooches
Menswear-Inspired Jewelry for Women by Marc C.
Marc C. is an innovative fashion line which incorporates exotic, iconic, and artistic designs. In the image above, fashion icon Rihanna is shown wearing one of Marc C.‘s bow tie brooches. These Marc… MORE

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