Colour! Print! Actual fun! There’s no doubt that the return of the 80s has ushered in a feel-good era for your wardrobe, with head-to-toe looks that don’t take themselves too seriously. And the trend hasn’t gone unnoticed among the street-style masses, who are trading up their minimal staples for something a little brighter and bolder. Case in point, this blogger with a perfectly clash-worthy look…
HOW TO DO 80S DAYTIME
By Maybelle Morgan, 24 May 2018
Whatever you’ve heard in the past about complimentary colours and keeping it tasteful just went out of the window – and in good time for winter, too. At the centre of it all is something so overtly bad taste and 80s that you can’t not love it. A leopard-print skirt in bold primary colours not only draws the eye, but it's made day-appropriate with the fancier plissé texture and ankle-grazing length.
And to bring it to life: follow suit and add instant fun to your winter getups with a bright red leopard-print midi skirt with flouncy ruffles. To go gung-ho on the 80s thing, clash up the red with a retro cropped roll-neck in bright turquoise, but keep the look modern by opting for a clutch bag in 2018-fave tartan checks. Balance the ensemble out and keep it right for your weekend thing by opting for minimal accessories: brown-tinted shades for that sleeker, low-key 90s nod and chunky technical white sneaks to add a cool, casual feel.