Monday, 12 August 2013

Vintage Inspired

 
Cork Wedges - Check
Brown Maxi Skirt - Check
Black gypsy top - Check
 
I remind myself of the glam teenagers that I envied as a schoolgirl in the early 1970s when wedges were but a distant dream for a pre-teen.
Pat and Carol had pageboy hairstyles, wore ribbons as chokers round their neck, maxi skirt, sky-high platforms, tiny tight vests and lots of lovely make-up.
They looked like the girls I read about in Jackie magazine.
 
 
Those objects of my envy must be heading towards their sixties by now.
 
I wonder what happened to them?
 
Wedges: Gap (2013)
Skirt: Gap (2012)
Top - Asos (2012)

5 comments:

  1. OO you loved Jackie mag too(great minds:-), Jane?!!!

    As a fan of Seventies fashion I'm lovin' this look on you(gorgeous:-)!

    X

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  2. Love this silhouette on you! You will have to look them up, I'm sure it wouldn't be too hard to see where they are now.
    Chic on the Cheap

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  3. Great look. I was an adult in the 70's not a teen but except for the ribbon around my neck, wore much the same. Probably my favorite fashion era.

    Darla

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  4. The best fashion era for sure. Love this look on you. x

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  5. Yes, my eldest sister wore this look with aplomb in the 70s and I wear it now! You look great in it too!
    Just been catching up on all your holiday posts - what a great time you had, looking stylish the whole time, with your lovely family. xxxx

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