If we could describe ’80s style in a nutshell, it would be: More is more. From big silhouettes and bigger shoulder pads to bold colors and no shortage of glamour whatsoever, the ’80s were a time where experimenting with out-of-this-world proportions and styles was not just common. It was called for.
Fast-forward to 2019, and some looks may seem outdated, but we’ll argue that they aren’t dated at all. With the never-ending cycle of fashion trends that come back from the dead, the fashion world has managed to incorporate some of the biggest trends from the ’80s into our daily lives. Think the same intrepid trends with more feathered bangs and bright blue eye shadow. This time, we’re also opting for one trend at a time instead of throwing them all on.
To see what we’re talking about, scroll on ahead and find 18 ’80s-inspired outfits that don’t look like you’re going to a theme party.