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Now and Then Quietly Has the Best Summer Style From the '70s

Now and Then Quietly Has the Best Summer Style From the '70s

PSA: Now and Then is coming to a Netflix queue near you. If you’re anything like me and hold a deeply nostalgic place in your heart for this classic coming-of-age flick, then you probably jumped for joy at the thought of getting to rewatch all the summertime shenanigans that these four middle schoolers get into. Between scenes of idyllic bike rides, stolen kisses, and secret swimming holes, the girls deal with all the angst and drama that goes along with being a 12-year-old, but beyond the plotline, the movie’s perfect ’70s-era wardrobe should be the reason you hit play.

Each girl has her own distinct personality and style in the movie, and each time I watch it, I find myself identifying with a different character. Am I Samantha, the brooding tomboy with a wardrobe of oversize shirts; Chrissy, the innocent girly-girl who always wears pink; Roberta, the science nerd with … Read the rest

The '70s Trends That Still Hold Up Today, According to a 54-Year-Old

The '70s Trends That Still Hold Up Today, According to a 54-Year-Old

Everyone has a style era they gravitate toward. My sister loves the mod minis of the swinging ’60s, my best friend loves ‘80s power shoulders, and my allegiance lies with the free-spirited ’70s. From earth-toned leather, wide-leg flares, jumpsuits, and form-fitting turtlenecks, there’s something so effortless and innately cool about the styles and silhouettes of the decade of disco and social movement. Lucky for me, the ’70s trends are back in full force for fall 2019. The decade’s presence on the runways was unmistakable—from Michael Kors‘s Studio 54 vibes featuring shimmering disco dresses and platforms to Celine’s classically chic bourgeois ’70s vibe replete with A-line skirts, culottes, neckerchiefs, and tweed blazers.

There are certain ’70s trends that still hold up today that are actually super wearable. To dig a little deeper on the subject, we tapped 54-year-old fashion influencer Grece Ghanem, who was excited Read the rest